Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education program provides a pathway to becoming art teachers in classrooms, museums, and community-based art programs.  The curriculum exposes students to a wide range of visual art and design media, developing both a breadth and depth of knowledge and skill.  Coursework teaches educators how to develop successful curricula and lesson plans for a wide range of audiences.  Courses include Overview of the Theories and Practices of Art Education, Educational Psychology, Art History through the 15th Century, Curriculum Development for the Art Classroom, and Learning to Talk About Art.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All official transcript(s), including from any other universities or learning institutions you've attended

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission