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Rhode Island School of Design

Master On Campus
12 months
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53820 USD/year
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About

Teaching from Rhode Island School of Design is an intensive, one-year (summer through spring) cohort teacher preparation program for artists and designers eligible to work in the US that culminates in recommendation for teacher certification in art in US-based pK–12 schools.

Overview

Teaching from Rhode Island School of Design is approved by the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a teacher preparation program and, as a result of the Interstate Compact, has reciprocity in at least 44 other states.

Graduates with Teaching from Rhode Island School of Design will be able to:

  • draw from their creative practice as artist and designers—along with their grounding in inquiry-based curriculum design—to inform, develop and implement high-quality pK–12 visual arts curricula
  • provide multiple forms of evidence of performance that meet or exceed Rhode Island Professional Teaching Standards (RIPTS)
  • meet or exceed the passing score on the state-mandated Principles of Learning and Teaching (PLT) test
  • meet or exceed the passing score on the state-mandated Art Content Knowledge test

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Lifespan: Human Growth and Development
  • Curriculum Development for Secondary Visual Arts Learning
  • Curriculum Development for Elementary Visual Arts Learning
  • Lifespan: Exceptionality
  • Context, Content and Practices in Art + Design Education
  • Student Teaching in Elementary School

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Enrollment is restricted to American citizens and permanent residents who hold a green card.

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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

  • A four-year undergraduate degree (BFA or BA with studio major) with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in the studio coursework
  • If applicant completed Master’s degree, must show evidence of meeting these same cumulative GPA requirements
  • A minimum of 39 credit hours in the following domains: Literacy (12 credits), History of Art/Design (12 credits), Humanities/Sciences (9 credits) and 2 courses (6 credits) from any of the domains
  • The MAT program prepares candidates to earn art teacher certification for pK–12 schools in the US, so enrollment is restricted to American citizens and permanent residents who hold a green card.
  • Application form
  • Academic transcripts
  • Portfolio
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing sample
  • Letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency test

Tuition Fee

  • National

    53820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53820 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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