The Master of Arts in Education in Visual Arts is designed for individuals who hold current Class B certification in Visual Arts Education issued by the Alabama State Department of Education and wish to earn Class A certification.

UAB graduate art education students become skilled, reflective teachers through an innovative program in arts education. Students will take both education and studio classes. We deliver cutting-edge instruction through a standards-based, inquiry-focused approach. Based on constructivism, this approach prepares educators for using state-of-the-art instructional strategies in their own classrooms.

Admissions Requirements

  • Candidates must meet all requirements for admission to the UAB Graduate School
  • Candidates must hold current Class B certification in Visual Arts Education
  • All other requirements can be found on the program checklist