• Overview
  • Master the art of teaching art.

    This self-directed program is designed for experienced certified art teachers who want to strengthen their knowledge and competencies in studio art.

    As a student in this program, you will choose a studio concentration in one of the following areas: painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, graphic design, printmaking or interface design. You also have the option to tailor your studies by combining two or more of these concentration areas.

    The MAT Art degree has been suspended. New applications are not being accepted. The degree is set for elimination due to a university program review (FFF) mandated by the Idaho State Board of Education.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:
    • Are a certified art teacher
    • Want to enhance your skills as a studio artist
    • Can work well independently
    • Are self-motivated and goal-oriented
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you could become a/an:
    • Art teacher in a high school or junior high
    • Teacher at an art school
    • Elementary art specialist
    • Teacher of private art lessons
    • Director or teacher of a community art program
    • Educator at a gallery or museum
    • Independent artist
    • Director of a non-profit art-based organization
    • Instructor at a summer camp or art retreat program
    • Artist-in-residence
    • Art consultant
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