About This Degree
Art education is a program that will prepare you if you are interested in teaching art to children and/or young adults at the K-12 levels.
Teacher preparation is approached in two ways. First, you will develop a strong foundation in visual arts. Second, general education and teaching preparation courses give you the essential background for higher level education courses after you transfer to a four-year school.
Teaching License Coverage: Grades 7-12 (Secondary), Grades K-12 (All Grade)
This program prepares students who are interested in teaching art to children and/or young adults. This program approaches teacher preparation in two ways. It concentrates on providing a strong foundation in the visual arts. It provides essential courses that prepare students for further concentration in Art Education and Education courses after transferring. It is recommended that students interested in college teaching follow the Art-Design, Graphic Design/Visual Communication Emphasis or the Art programs. Vincennes University is accredited with the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.
For more information see the Education, Associate Degrees overview page.