Art Education

Excellent teachers are always in demand and Maryville University’s award-winning Art Education program graduates some of the St. Louis region’s top art teachers. Maryville’s faculty from Art & Design and the School of Education have created a teacher education program leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree in education with a major in art and K-12 certification. The program combines studio art and art history with education, psychology and a practitioner-based curriculum to develop intellectually active, caring art teachers who can be expected to excel in a variety of environments.

Why Choose Art Education At Maryville University

Throughout your studies at Maryville, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.

  • Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
  • Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
  • We are committed to a technology-forward learning environment.
  • Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.