Art Education Post-Baccalaureate Certification

Certificate Requirements: 21 Credit Hours


The Post-Baccalaureate, Non-Degree Teaching Certificate program is designed for individuals who want to teach art and hold an undergraduate art degree or graduate art degree with sufficient coursework. The program leads to Georgia teaching certification at the T-4 level.

This teacher certification program, in the field of art for all grades (P-12), is offered through the College of Education in partnership with the department.

Individuals can start this program in any semester. There is no firm application deadline, but we encourage applicants to apply as early as possible.

Credit Hours
Required Courses
Professional Education Courses9
Foundations of Technology-Enabled Learning
Instruction-Based Assessment
Introduction to Special Education
Art Education Courses8
Art in the Elementary Grades
Art in the Midd and Sec Grades
Issues in Art Education
Graduate Internship
Total Credit Hours21

Additional Program Requirements

A full-time, semester-long field-based graduate internship (student teaching) is under the tutelage of a university supervisor. This internship cannot begin until all other required courses have been completed.


College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art
Master of Fine Arts Graduate Program, Director
Georgia Southern University
P.O. Box 8032
Statesboro, GA 30460
phone (912) 478-5358 
fax: (912) 478-5104