College of the Arts
School of Art

About This Program

Elevate your art education career with our M.A. degree. Tailored for those with a background in art education, our program offers a focused competence in the visual arts, along with an in-depth understanding of the history and current issues of the field of art education. With a curriculum that includes both quantitative and qualitative research approaches, you'll develop the skills you need to become a leader in your field. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • Fully online
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary

  • 5.6% faster than the average
  • 116,300 number of jobs
  • $69,690 potential earnings

Self-enrichment teachers

  • 10.3% much faster than the average
  • 386,200 number of jobs
  • $39,960 potential earnings

Additional careers

  • Visual arts teachers
  • Preschool, elementary, middle school and high school teachers in traditional, special needs and technical schools, in addition to museums and community and enrichment programs


National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.