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Art Education

Develop your creative talents by working with professional artists and master the art of teaching.

You will have the advantage of mentoring relationships with your professors and extensive hands-on learning opportunities in the studio and in local schools.

Top Reasons to choose Art Education at florida southern college

100% Placement

Florida Southern’s Art Education degree, K-12, has a 100% placement rate of graduates. As a graduate, you’ll be certified to teach in Florida schools.

Individualized Attention

Small classes encourage strong, one-on-one relationships between you and your professors.

Engaged Learning

FSC focuses on engaged learning, whether it’s collaborating with a professor, working with other students on a class project, or gaining hands-on experience in a public school classroom through field-study classes.

Teach Art Fundamentals

In EDU 2200 Field Study Level I, you'll participate in instructional activities, classroom planning and management exercises that will help you develop your ability to teach art classes in painting, figure drawing, ceramics and more.

Academic Catalog

4+1 Master of Education

Graduate in five years with two degrees. Save time earning our prestigious MEd.

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Clubs and More

The art department sponsors a chapter of Kappa Pi, the international honorary art society.

Art Education Program Contacts

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Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors
863.680.4131

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Kelly Sturhahn

Associate Professor of Art Foundations Program Director
863.680.3018

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Brooke Veal

Director of Field Studies Evening Education Programs
863.680.5004

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