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Master of Science in Education in Art Education (K-12)

Students enrolling in Master of Science in Secondary Education programs will be assigned an advisor in the area of certification who will meet with and review the student’s background. Together, they will plan an appropriate program of graduate courses. This approved program is to be filed with the department during the first semester of attendance. The student may not depart from this approved program without permission of the advisor. Each academic area has its own course requirements. In general, students take about half of their program in the appropriate academic departments and half in education.

Admissions at a Glance
Fall Deadline July 15
Spring Deadline December 15
Extended Deadline None
Letters of Reference 2
Essay 500 Words
PTE 68
Accepts Non-Matric Yes

Requirements for Matriculation

These requirements are in addition to the general requirements for matriculation.

  1. The Master of Science in Education (MSED) Program is for students who already hold an initial certificate in a teaching discipline and who wish to pursue advanced studies in education. Graduates from this program gain an advanced certification and a MSED degree
  2. Please include a URL address for an online portfolio (a personal website or Instagram page) of 15 – 20 images of creative work produced in the last 3 years. In the online application in the Personal Data section under Contact Information you will be asked to enter a “Portfolio URL” – include a link to your online portfolio there
  3. Applicants must have 30 credit hours in Studio Art as per state certification requirements before being accepted into the program

Requirements for Non-Matriculation

Students are to follow the college’s requirements for non-matriculation​.