Master of Arts in Community Arts
Eastern Illinois University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Community Arts program is designed to blend online courses with intensive studio experiences.  The curriculum strengthens the development of individuals interested in visual arts education with professional development for the teaching of art in multiple settings.  The program meets requirements for elementary teachers, special needs teachers, early childhood educators, artists, community workers, museum educators, art center educators, and other professionals.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 2.75 minimum GPA in the last 60 hours of academic work
  • Three letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission