Education

Arts Integration Strategies for Common Core Objectives

Graduate Certificate, On-Campus Program

Use creativity in the curriculum to address learning standards.

As a teacher, you want to ensure that all students are learning to their full potential. Find creative strategies for doing so with this graduate certificate program. Explore the arts through reading, writing, speaking, and listening, and address Common Core State Standards.

You’ll explore music, drama, visual arts, movement, storytelling, poetry, and related arts activities to create strategies for teaching and learning. Get advanced training in integrating the arts across the curriculum to increase student engagement. Learn how to better meet the needs of diverse groups of learners with differing learning styles, cultures, and languages.

Program Structure

Part-time on-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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Total approximate cost for this certificate program. Tuition and fees are for the 2018–2019 academic year.
Arts Integration Strategies for Common Core Objectives
  • Tuition
    On-Campus Tuition: $975/credit x 12
    $11,700
    Online Tuition: $650/credit x 3
    $1,950
  • Fees
    Registration Fees
    $120
    Activity Fees
    $60
    Materials Fees
    $40
    Technology Fees
    $30
  • Total
Estimated Cost

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

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