Art Education

Master of Arts in Teaching

DescriptionDegree OptionsAdmissions Requirements
The MAT in Art Education, K-12 Certification concentration is a 36-credit program that requires students to take the equivalent of our professional art education courses: Foundations of Art Education, Methods and Materials in Art Education, Instructional Planning and Pedagogy in Art Education, and Curriculum and Assessment in Art Education. Individual cases will be reviewed to determine studio and art history preparation relative to certification competencies. Additional coursework may be required and will be determined on an individual basis.

Students can choose from the following options:

MAT in Art Education, K-12 Certification
Art Education, K-12 Certification only
5th Year Option
Admissions requirements for MAT in Art Education options require the following materials to be submitted through our online application

  • 3.0 or better in undergraduate coursework
  • Official transcripts from any/all college level work
  • Three professional recommendations
  • Current Resume
  • Statement of interest
  • Art Portfolio*
  • NH Residency Verification form (NH residents only)
  • $75 application fee

*Art Education applicants must upload a studio portfolio consisting of 20 representative works. This portfolio can be a Zip archive, PowerPoint presentation, or other single file. This will be reviewed by the Art Education program coordinator. For more information, see the portfolio guidelines.

AE and AR Course Offerings 2018
This course planning matrix shows a tentative schedule of when Art and Art Education classes will be offered. Please note this is subject to change.