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Arts in Teaching and Art Education

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

M.A.
24 months
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780 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts: Teaching/Art Education program (36 credits) prepares students to earn an Initial Teacher License in Massachusetts, while also providing the Master’s level coursework requirements for a Professional Teaching License.  

Overview

This is the optimal program for students who possess a strong background in studio work and want to teach in PK-12 public or private schools, museums, social service, or community agencies.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Gain understanding of the relationship between studio practice and teaching
  • Apply pedagogical theory in curriculum development
  • Gain experience in classroom leadership
  • Complete required practicum towards initial licensure
  • Develop awareness and understanding of the diverse cultural, historical, and experiential issues expressed and inherent in one’s own artwork, in one’s teaching
  • Understand teaching for diverse populations, and for diverse learning styles
  • Gain understanding of aesthetics and contemporary art theory
  • Rejuvenate studio practice
  • Complete required coursework towards professional licensure

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art and Human Development 
  • Seminar III: Issues & the Individual Learner 
  • Saturday Studios Pre-Practicum I 
  • Saturday Studios Pre-Practicum II Concepts & Processes for Classrooms 
  • Seminar V: Curriculum 
  • Student Teaching Practicum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • $90 Application Fee
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Official Post-Secondary/College Transcripts
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Portfolio
  • Course Descriptions and Syllabi  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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