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Master of Arts in Art Education

Program Details

The online MA in Art Education degree program from Western Michigan University is designed to provide new and established art educators with advanced professional preparation in curriculum development, pedagogy, action research, leadership, and advocacy in the visual arts. This program is appropriate for art educators engaged in a variety of contexts including:

  • Schools
  • Museums
  • Community-Based Organizations
  • Alternative Settings
  • Unaffiliated Scholarship


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, indicated on an official transcript
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Written statement

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

National Association of Schools of Art & Design (NASAD)