Educating an Artistic Youth

Do you have a passion for art and a desire to educate and inspire children? Consider Ashland University College of Arts and Sciences’ Art Education program. It’s one of Ohio’s leading teacher preparation programs, preparing you to be a well-rounded practicing artist with excellent teaching skills.

Contact Us

Department Chair

Daniel McDonald
Chair of the Department of Art, Associate Professor of Art
227 Center for the Arts
419.289.5130
dmcdona1@ashland.edu

Department Contact

227 Center for the Arts
Ashland, Ohio 44805
419.289.5190
art-department@ashland.edu

Curriculum

Brochures & Course Rotations

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

Current Academic Year
Art Education, B.S. Four-Year Guide

Contact Us

Department Chair

Daniel McDonald
Chair of the Department of Art, Associate Professor of Art
227 Center for the Arts
419.289.5130
dmcdona1@ashland.edu

Department Contact

227 Center for the Arts
Ashland, Ohio 44805
419.289.5190
art-department@ashland.edu

Curriculum

Brochures & Course Rotations

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

Current Academic Year
Art Education, B.S. Four-Year Guide

What to Expect in the Art Education Program

In this highly regarded program, you’ll focus on gaining an understanding of the processes involved in art making and learning. The rigorous Art Education curriculum combined with intensive studio art training will prepare you to test for teacher licensure.

Art Education Program Benefits

By enrolling in the Art Education program, you will:

  • Gain the skills needed to introduce kids to the creative process and the world of art from ancient to contemporary
  • Receive personalized attention from dedicated, art faculty comprised of experienced artists and educators determined to help you succeed
  • Access facilities with ample studio space
  • Have opportunities to showcase your work from your freshman year on—unlike many other art schools

Financial Aid

Financial Aid