Art Education, M.A. | Bowling Green State University | Bowling Green, United States
12 months
20852 USD/year
20852 USD/year
12864 USD/year
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The MA in Art Education program at Bowling Green State University emphasizes the cultivation of arts-inspired relationships among educators within K-12 Art Education, Community Arts Education, Art Museum Education, and Visual/Sensory Literacy.


The Art Education program at Bowling Green State University guides students in developing advanced skills that include modeling and facilitating innovative curriculum and pedagogy, leading collaborative artistic explorations, engaging contemporary studio art practices, and teaching students the habits of mind essential to the development of the whole student.

Offered 70% online, the MA degree program builds upon the well-established reputation of the School of Art’s Division of Art Education, and the exceptionally high placement rate of its BFA graduates.

Applicants worldwide are welcome. Up to nine credits in the Studio Arts and Art History can be acquired through BGSU’s School of Art or reviewed for transfer from other – including international - institutions.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the MA in Art Education program will:

  • Be able to adapt and respond to the changing knowledge base of visual arts education.
  • Provide leadership and inspire positive change amidst the design, application, and writing of high quality curricula. 
  • Model reflective practices that inform the personal and professional development of artist-teachers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives in Visual Arts Education
  • Contemporary Art Practices in the Visual Arts Classroom
  • Contemporary Issues & Advocacy in Visual Arts Education
  • Research Methods in Visual Arts Education
  • Masters Project in Visual Arts Education 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic: 14 days prior to the start of the admit term


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended. Upon admission, final official or notarized copies of transcripts from all institutions where degrees were earned (showing dates when the degrees were conferred) and diplomas from international institutions must be submitted. 
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, PRAXIS, OAE) may be required. 
  • Programs may also require recommendations, a statement of purpose, a resume, and other documents.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20852 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10426 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20852 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10426 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6432 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Bowling Green

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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.

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