Welcome to the Department of Art Education! Our Department is internationally recognized and we hold four unique programs: Arts Administration, Art Education, Art Therapy, and Museum Education and Visitor-Centered Curation. Our faculty members are at the top of their fields and bring creativity and excellence in research that make a spirited learning environment. We offer courses built specifically to harness a sense of community and creativity while maintaining our mission of empowering people to empower people through the arts. In pursuit of our mission, we value raising social consciousness, deepening empathy, and fostering community integration. Our students have moved on to become educators, therapists, planners, and more. We invite you to join our Art Education family and hope you explore our graduate degree programs.
One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. FSU's welcoming campus is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida, in a community that fosters free inquiry and embraces diversity, along with championship athletics, and a prime location in the heart of the state capital.
Tallahassee, Florida’s capital city, not only has a deep-rooted history and culture with unparalleled natural adventure, but also an upbeat vitality that allows for nonstop fun! From arts and entertainment to outdoors and nature, you will never be bored. We have incredible weather, lush gardens, and over 306.5 miles of recreational trails to explore. Tallahassee also offers more than 28 museums, galleries, public art sculptures, monuments, and historic sites.