48 months
23940 USD/year
13890 USD/year
7716 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Art Education, offered by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania provides you with the chance to form the Art of the future.


Art Education, offered by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, will help you gain the skills and experiences necessary for a career as an art educator. You will understand the requirements for teaching art in public schools, become involved in art education at the community level, and explore avenues for your own personal artistic growth.

You will learn practical skills and concepts that will prepare you for a career as an art educator. You will graduate with Pennsylvania Level 1 Certification, which allows you to teach in any Pennsylvania K-12 Public School. In addition, you will have the experience and training that will allow you to teach in museum education programs, as well as community-based art settings.

You will study with world-renowned art educators, and will take courses that introduce you to historical roots as well as contemporary topics including curriculum design, pedagogical theories, use of digital technologies, and strategies for working with special populations. Courses in studio art will allow you to explore a variety of areas of study, including ceramics, drawing, graphic design, metals, painting, print media, sculpture, and woodworking. You may choose to add a minor in studio art or art history to your degree. This option provides further exploration of the various studio disciplines.

Students at Art Education from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania will:

  • benefit from the latest instructional technologies, such as SmartBoards, ELMO Projectors, and state-of-the-art multimedia presentation kiosks. 
  • become part of a community of artists, scholars, and educators. They have access to a wide variety of artist lectures, hands-on workshops, and art openings.
  • study the past while they gain a comprehensive understanding of current theory and practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art Education
  • Issues in Art Education
  • Art Criticism and Aesthetics in K-12 Programs
  • Community-Based and Museum Art Education
  • Community-Based and Museum Art Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you begin the process as soon as possible to ensure that your materials can be received, evaluated, and forwarded to IUP in a timely manner. 


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11970 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    13890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6945 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3858 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Indiana

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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