Bachelor of arts with a major in art education
The bachelor of arts with a major in art education qualifies students for certification by the state of Michigan to teach art in elementary and secondary schools. This degree combines studio art, art history and art education.
Art Education K-12 Comprehensive Major
(No minor required)
Art studio 250
Art studio 255 or 256
Art studio 257 or 258
Art studio 251
Five studio art electives including two intermediate courses and one advanced course.
Art education 315, 316 and 359
Art history 101 and 102
Art history 238, 239 or 240
Art history 241, 243 or 245
Art education 399
Prior to the teaching internship, students must have the approval of the department. Criteria for approval are found in the Teacher Education Program Guidebook, available in the education department.
Students must have earned a grade of C (2.0) or better in Art 153 before applying for admission to the studio art and art education programs.
Consult the art education advisor for more information.