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Art Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Philadelphia, PA, United States
The Art Education major from Saint Joseph's University prepares teachers to inspire young artists in a variety of environments. While developing the necessary skills to be successful in the field is central to the curriculum, the program also broadens your range of understanding of the arts engendering teachers who use these skills in thoughtful, expressive and creative ways.
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Overview

The Art Education department's award-winning faculty all professional artists from Saint Joseph's University have exhibited their work in prestigious galleries around the globe. 

This diverse group of mentors painters, ceramicists, photographers, sculptors and art historians are also dedicated teachers who challenge and inspire you to develop your own self-expression and personal aesthetic. As artist/teachers themselves, they also serve as your role models.

Learning outcomes

While the art curriculum at Saint Joseph's University is designed to help you explore your artistic talent in studios and classrooms, you will also enroll in six foundation courses in the education department. During your senior year, you will take 12 credit hours in student teaching.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Classical Tragedy
  • Mystery&Monument:Ancient Greece
  • Mystery&Monument:Ancient Rome
  • Communication Theory/Practice
  • Ethics in Communication
  • Introduction to Graphics
  • Computer Vision

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

We require a high school diploma or recognized equivalent for admission to Saint Joseph’s University. Standard secondary school coursework includes the following core subject areas:

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of mathematics
  • 2 years of history
  • 2 years of a laboratory science
  • 2 years of a world language

Competitive applicants typically exceed the minimum requirements and have taken four years in all five core subject areas.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    47740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    47740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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