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Art Education

Saint Ambrose University

48 months
33290 USD/year
33290 USD/year
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Art teachers make a creative impact on tomorrow, in the classroom and in the community. Whether you want to teach third-graders how to draw or inspire high school students to experiment with mediums, our accredited Art Education program offered by Saint Ambrose University prepares you for licensure and a successful career.


At the Art Education program offered by Saint Ambrose University you will grow your skills in printmaking, figure drawing, painting; enrich your knowledge of art history; learn the most up-to-date methods in art education; get hands-on experience in an elementary classroom; observe and participate in secondary schools; and student teach.


Art Education prepares you to pursue K-6 or 7-12 licensure and become an educator in the classroom or within the community.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Printmaking
  • Figure Drawing
  • Painting 
  • Advanced Printmaking
  • Elementary Art Methods
  • Secondary Art Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To become an SAU Fighting Bee you need a cumulative unweighted grade point average of 2.5 or above (on a 4.0 unweighted scale) from an accredited high school.
  • St. Ambrose University has a test-optional* admissions process, but if you would like to submit scores, please make sure they are submitted either on high school transcript(s) or from the appropriate testing service. Send your test score(s) to St. Ambrose by using these codes, ACT: 1352, SAT: 6617. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33290 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    33290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33290 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Davenport

820 - 1235 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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