Integrated Arts

Master of Education

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The MEd in Integrated Arts is designed for students who want to enhance their professional development by incorporating the arts into educational, cultural, human services, and recreational settings. Integrated Arts graduates are typically classroom teachers, visual and performing artists, and arts or resource or media specialists employed in schools, museums, libraries, hospitals, and other educational and cultural institutions.

In addition to gaining general MEd competencies, students will develop a specialization in the integration of the arts through a series of workshop and practicum experiences with professionals in the field, including opportunities for international study.

Students will complete the 33 credit master’s program with the following requirements.

Master’s Core Component – 9 credits

Learning Theory Component – 6 credits

Integration Component – 6 credits

Elective Component – 9 credits

Students will select from a variety of arts electives with an elementary or secondary education focus. Students select courses based on interest and individual needs.

Capstone Experience – 3 credits

Total for MEd in Integrated Arts – 33 credits

Admission Requirements
Admission Deadlines

Summer 2018 Registration – Now Open
Fall 2018 Registration – Now Open

Did you know PSU allows you to take up to 12 credits of graduate coursework before applying to most programs? So whether you are admitted to a program or just want to try a class, you can get started today!

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New to PSU? If you are taking your first graduate class at PSU and have not been admitted to a graduate program, you will need to complete the paper registration form which can be found under the “Registration Forms” tab. Completed forms should be submitted directly to the Office of the Registrar via email to psu-registrar@plymouth.edu or faxed to 603-535-2724.

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  • Advocate in oral, visual, kinesthetic and written form the value of the arts in education and society.
  • Demonstrate a variety of arts-based skills and techniques.
  • Demonstrate a sensitivity and awareness of the multicultural content of the arts, both contemporary and historical.
  • Demonstrate the ability to design, create, assess and implement an integrated arts lesson, unit or project the maps to the Common Core Standards.
  • Ability to collaborate with others to enhance community and create successful integrated arts lessons, presentations and projects.
  • Demonstrate ability to research and apply information in the arts.

“How much will my graduate program cost?” and “How will I pay for it?” are two of the most common questions asked when considering continuing your education. Here is some basic information about tuition, financial aid, scholarships and Graduate Assistant opportunities. We encourage you to click the links on this page for additional information and resources.

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