Art Education

Interested in combining your passion for art and your desire to educate and inspire children? If so, our art education program may be right for you.

Get everything you need to graduate as a well-rounded practicing artist with excellent teaching skills from one of Ohio’s leading teacher preparation programs.

So you want to become an art teacher to introduce kids to the creative process and to the world of art from ancient to contemporary?

You’ll be pleased to learn that Ashland University’s Art Education program offers everything you need to graduate as a well-rounded practicing artist with excellent teaching skills. The rigorous curriculum combines intensive studio art training with Ashland’s well-known and highly respected teacher education program that prepares you to test for teacher licensure.

What You'll Love About The Art Education Program:

  • You receive lots of one-on-one attention from your professors who are themselves talented artists and educators.

  • You will have the opportunity to acquire and hone your teaching skills throughout your years.

  • In addition to becoming a well-rounded, skilled teacher, the program is designed to help you become a capable, practicing artist.

  • Our facilities include ample studio space to accommodate all students and all artistic disciplines.

  • You will have opportunities to showcase your best work from your freshman year on — something that would be impossible in a program serving hundreds of students.

  • Ashland University’s College of Education is recognized throughout the country as having one of the leading teacher preparation programs in Ohio.

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