Degree or Program Details


Art and Design Education Major

Teaching certification for K-12 art is obtained by completing a major/minor in art and design and the professional education sequence.

Students majoring in art and design education must maintain a grade point average of 2.70 or greater with no grade below a “C” in the professional education sequence, the major and/or minors and required cognates combined.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 145

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 66
Art History 12
Art and Design Concentration 16
Art and Design Electives 16
100 level art studios (including, if established by adviser, AD 120, AD 122 and AD 134) or art history 

Professional Education 41

Note: The art education courses listed above must be taken sequentially.

This major does not require a minor.