About Art Education at School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University
The studio component of Art Education from School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University intersects with art teaching methods, art education curriculum development, visual-critical studies, and supervised pre-practicum internships in public schools and at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Our program prepares artists to teach in elementary, middle, and high schools with a critical focus on both contemporary visual culture and traditional arts.
- Human Development and Learning
- Anthropology and Sociology of Schooling
- Critical Histories of U.S. Education
- Education of the Exceptional Child
- The Exceptional Child and Art Pedagogy
- Art Ed Curriculum
- Student Teaching in Art, PreK-8
- Field Studies in Art Education, PreK-8
- 12 months
- 16 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesTeaching Art Education View 1898 other Masters in Teaching in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Interview with the Director of Art Education, Susan Barahal, well in advance of the application deadline.
- Online Application for Admission and Art Portfolio
- College Transcripts: One official copy of each of your college transcripts
- Three Letters of Recommendation. Collectively the letters should address your capacity to accomplish graduate-level studies, your studio art practices, and your potential to become an effective PK-12 art teacher.
- Personal Statement elaborating on your reasons for wishing to pursue graduate study at Tufts and your vision of becoming an art teacher. Your personal statement should be a maximum of 2,500 words, single spaced. Describe experiences, including inspiring individuals or events that motivated you to take this path.
- Application Fee
- Financial Aid Application
- English Language Requirements
International36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
National36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Boston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.