Degree: Master of Arts in Education
Program: Art Education: Classroom Emphasis
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 36 credit hours
Delivery Format: Online
Prerequisites: Bachelor's degree in art education or visual arts
The Master in Education – Art Education: Classroom Emphasis is designed to meet the needs of those individuals who are currently teaching art in a K-12 school system. The program provides opportunities for students who hold a BA or BS degree in Art Education, BFA, BA or a BS in a Visual Arts degree program, Art History and Museum Studies. This degree does not grant certification to teach art in K-12 schools.
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ART 812 Curriculum Development & Assessment in PK-12 Art Classrooms
ART 844 History, Theories and Philosophies of Art Education
ART 845 Multicultural Art in the Elementary & Secondary Curriculum
ART 848 Art For Students With Diverse Needs
ART 807P Art Methods for Young Children
ART 825 Intercultural Aesthetics & Pedagogical Practice
ART 826 Non-Western Art History: Selected Topics
ART 828 Creative Photography
ART 846 Seminar in Art Education
ART 849 Art Across the Curriculum
ART 850C Painting
ART 855 Art Education in American Culture
ART 856 Visual Culture & Studio Practice
ART 860 Seminar in Art Criticism & Philosophy
ART 865 Directed Readings
ART 872P Women in Art
ART 873 Modern Art History
Required Rearch =
ART 803 Art Education Research Methods
ART 895 Art Education Research Paper
The University of Nebraska at Kearney is a mid-sized comprehensive public university. UNK is one of four institutions in the University of Nebraska system. In a typical year, UNK draws students from 47 states and 50 foreign countries with a total enrollment approaching 7,200 students.
Affordable - UNK has one of the lowest tuition rates in the country. For tuitions rates, click here.
Accredited Programs - UNK is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Quality Education - UNK offers the same quality distance degree programs and courses that are offered on the campus. The majority of the instruction is taught by credentialed full-time faculty with doctoral degrees who are committed to quality teaching. Students and teaching remain the first priority with faculty at UNK.
Quality Student Support Services - Quality student support services are a hallmark of education at UNK. To help students get started with their online courses, a set of online video tutorials are available, as well as the Online Student Orientation. Other services include 24/7 library services, discounted software and hardware, a writing center, 24/7 technology help desk, online bookstore, and more.
Program Contact: Dr. Lisa Kastello
Department: Art & Art History
Address: Fine Arts Building Room 304B, UNK, Kearney, NE 68849