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Post Baccalaureate Admissions

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Moore’s world-renowned art education program is one of only two schools that allows students to complete student teaching requirements with the school students are currently employed. Situated at the heart of Philadelphia, PA’s world-renowned museum district. Our locale puts you at the center of this city’s arts and culture scene while inspiring your own artwork and informing your academic pursuits.


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This application can be used for the Undergraduate BFA and Post-Baccalaureate programs.

Post-Baccalaureate​ Students Interested in applying for teaching certification in Art Education must:

  • Submit an application with an official college transcript(s), portfolio, essay and two letters of recommendation.
  • Hold a BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Have passed Pennsylvania required clearances.
  • Have an undergraduate degree with 28.5 studio credit hours.
  • Have earned a GPA of at least 3.0 on their previous college degree.
  • 15 credits in Art History with 3 credits in Non-Western Art
  • After all of the application materials are received, Post Baccalaureate candidates will interview with the head of the art education department to discuss their artistic intent and academic goals. 
  • US Residents and Permanent Residents can complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for need-based Financial Aid. Forms are available online at Be sure to use Moore’s FAFSA code 003300

Application for the Teaching Intern Certification may be made after the applicant has:

  • Been accepted into the Post Baccalaureate program
  • Located a fulltime teaching position in which the principal or appointed teacher agrees to mentors the Intern and complete PDE 430 evaluation forms
  • Passed the Praxis exams. Subjects: Content Knowledge and Art: Content Knowledge 
  • Completed the first semester with at least a 3.0 GPA.

Post Bacc Admissions - Staff Contact

Contact the Post-Baccalaureate Admissions Counselor, Kim Brickley, by text/call at 215.960.9746 or email at to learn more about the program.