Education

Arts Integration Strategies

Graduate Certificate, Off-Campus Program

Use creativity in the curriculum to address learning standards.

In this dynamic program, you’ll discover how to use the power of the arts to ensure that all students succeed. Through music, drama, visual arts, storytelling, and poetry, you'll learn strategies that will lead to increased student engagement and achievement. Develop new approaches to enliven and deepen your current teaching practice. Get advanced training in integrating the arts across the curriculum.

You'll learn strategies that link to universal design for learning, differentiated instruction, and the Common Core standards. And that provide you with exciting ways to meet the needs of learners with different learning styles, cultures, and languages.

Courses in this certificate program are directly transferable to the M.Ed. in Integrated Teaching through the Arts, if you are interested in obtaining a Master's degree.

This program will be offered at an off-campus site in spring of 2020. Check back for location details and how you can earn your certificate while studying with a small group of fellow students one weekend a month.

Program Structure

Part-time off-campus program

15 Credits
Gain Skills and Expertise
This graduate certificate program prepares graduates to:
Louise Pascale
Dr. Louise Pascale
Louise has worked in arts in education for over 25 years. In 2005, she launched the Children's Afghan Songbook Project, an internationally recognized project that has helped to preserve and redistribute traditional Afghan children's songs that were almost eradicated during Taliban rule. In 2016, Louise was awarded the Champion of Education Award by Canadian Women for Afghan Women.
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Arts in Education Programs

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Total approximate cost for this certificate program. Tuition and fees are for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Arts Integration Strategies
  • Tuition
    Off-Campus Tuition: $650 x 15
    $9,750
  • Fees
    Registration Fees
    $100
    Materials Fees
    $50
  • Total
Estimated Cost

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Tuition and fees are subject to change each year, effective June 1.

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