Arts, Learning & Leadership
The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS) in Arts, Leadership and Learning is a 33 credit program that addresses the needs of practicing educators and administrators who have completed a master’s degree and are interested in pursuing advance academic work in arts, leadership, and learning. The program is the natural extension of the work being done at PSU in arts integration, and serves to address current national trends and legislation toward the integration of the arts as an integral part of the core curriculum.
Typical students in this program are classroom teachers, art educators in visual art, music, theater or dance, or administrators who wish to pursue post-master’s coursework in a supportive and engaging program of study.
Use the Course Planning Matrix to see when Arts, Leadership and Learning courses will be offered
Arts, Leadership and Learning Component – 21 credits
|EP 7020 Collaborative Leadership||3|
|EP 7030 Transforming the Educational Agenda||3|
|EP 7050 Qualitative Methodology and Applied Research||3|
|EP 7090 Critical Perspectives for Arts Advocacy||3|
|EP 7110 Arts and Learning||3|
|EP 7130 Shaping Policies and Practices in Arts Education||3|
|EP 7840 Capstone in Arts, Leadership and Learning||3|
Specialization Component – 12 credits
To fulfill this specialization component, you’ll meet with your advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for your program of study.
Total for CAGS in Arts, Leadership, and Learning – 33 credits
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This data will be updated regularly as new information becomes available. For any questions regarding the information on this site, please contact Angela Adams, Director, Office of Graduate Studies, at 603-535-3097