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Visual Arts Education (PreK-grade 12)

Teacher candidates in Visual Arts Education complete an approved program of coursework, field experiences and other requirements leading to the application for an initial Four-Year Resident Educator Ohio Teaching License for grades PreK-12 Visual Arts. Candidates major in Art Education in the Department of Art.

All teacher candidates complete required coursework as well as extensive field experience in which the candidate collaborates with university faculty and PK-grade 12 classroom teachers and students to develop the knowledge, skills and dispositions necessary to become a competent teacher.

Coursework includes liberal arts classes such as English, philosophy, history, science, mathematics, and others, as well as professional education coursework in culture and schooling, developmental psychology, exceptional learners, technology, curriculum, classroom strategies, methods of teaching and more.

Education Department

Dr. Diana Garlough

Dukes 306
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed