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Master of Art Education in Art Education


Program Description

The Master of Art Education (MAE) Program supports practicing teachers with contemporary social theories and strategies that strengthen their classroom, studio practice and research in relation to art and visual culture. During the Fall and Spring semesters, classes are offered online and on the main campus in Lubbock, Texas. During summer, classes are in Art education, and studio courses at the Junction Center are held Sunday night through Friday noon from early June through July. The weekly requirement in Junction is 20 in-class hours and 25 additional hours of individual work for one credit hour. There are excellent printmaking, ceramic, and painting studio facilities in a rural hill setting along the Llano River.

Program Additional Details

Hours Required for Thesis: 36
Hours Required for Non-Thesis: 36
Mode-On Campus(Face-to-Face): Yes
Mode-Off Campus(Online): Yes
Mode-Hybrid: Yes

Additional Links

Master of Art Education program page : http://www.art.ttu.edu/mae

Program Contact Information

Graduate Coordinator: Future Akins-Tillett
E-mail: future.akins@ttu.edu
Phone: 806-742-3826

Department Contact Information

Department AddressSchool of Art
Texas Tech University
Lubbock
TX 79409-2081
806-742-3826
Phone Number 806-834-7402
Fax Number 806-742-1971
Department Website http://www.art.ttu.edu

Graduate Catalog http://www.depts.ttu.edu/officialpublications/catalog/VPA_ART.php#MAArtEd



Admission Requirements Admission Deadlines How To Apply Test Score Requirements Additional Requirements for International Students


Admission Requirements


Graduate School Requirements

Program Requirements

Letters of Recommendation required: 3

Recommendation Letter Instructions: Department requires 3 letters of recommendations.

Resume Required: Yes

Writing Samples Required: No

Writing Sample Instructions: Department evaluates writing samples.

Departmental Application Required: Yes

Departmental Application Instructions: Visit Department website and follow the instructions.

Prior Degree Required: Yes

Similar Undergraduate Major Required: Yes

Previous Work Sample Required: Yes

Previous Work Instructions: Admissions decisions are based on a holistic consideration of the student application, including transcripts, letter of intent, examples of work, and letters of recommendation.

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Admission Deadlines


The Office of Graduate and International Admissions does not have a specific deadline for domestic applications; we strongly recommend that you have all of the required application materials in by the date listed below.


US Fall Deadlines US Spring Deadlines US Sum I Deadlines US Sum II Deadlines
September 10January 10June 2July 23

We will do our best to process applications and materials from international students that are received after the deadline, however we cannot guarantee that your application evaluation will be complete in enough time for a decision to be made by your prospective academic department.


International Fall Deadlines International Spring Deadlines International Sum I Deadlines International Sum II Deadlines
February 18July 21February 20February 15

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How To Apply


1) Apply to Graduate School : Fill out the online application at Apply Texas.

2) Pay your application fee: $60 initial application fee, $50 for each subsequent application (including changes of entry date, add/change program, or readmission). Application fees may be paid via ApplyTexas at the time of application submission or by credit card on our website.

3) Contact the Graduate Program Coordinator in your prospective department. Many departments have separate application requirements and deadlines, and the Graduate Program Coordinator will be able to assist you in your application process.

4) Send application requirements, from all of the colleges and universities that you have attended to Texas Tech University Graduate School.

Postal Mailing Address
Texas Tech University
Office of Graduate and International Admissions
Box 41030
Lubbock, TX 79409-1030
Physical Mailing Address (Express Mail)
Texas Tech University
Office of Graduate and International Admissions
Boston Ave. at Akron Ave.
Administration 328
Lubbock, TX 79409-1030

Contact Information for Graduate School

If you have any questions about your application, call (806) 742-2781 or email: graduate.admissions@ttu.edu.
To check your application status, please check Raiderlink.

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Test Score Requirements


If both GRE and GMAT are listed as required, either are acceptable.


GRE GMAT
Not Required Not Required

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Additional Requirements for International Students


These are the minimal English language proficiency scores. For a list of English proficiency exempt countries, please visit: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/admissions/international/exempt-countries.php.


TOEFL INTERNET TOEFL PAPER-BASED IELTS ELS CAE CPE
805506.5112BC

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