The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

School of Art College of Fine Arts

B.A. with Teacher Certification (EC-12)

A Bachelor of Arts in Art EC-12 allows students the opportunity to become certified art teachers in the state of Texas and provides the necessary training in studio practice, curriculum and classroom strategies to go into a career in art education. Upon the completion of the degree and passing the TExES test, students will be able to teach art in any Texas public and private school setting ED-12. Art Educators are an integral part of a rich cultural border region. The School of Art faculty nurtures each individual art education student to develop and become a vibrant source of creativity from their own personal vision and expression, to applying that creativity into their classrooms.  

Degree Plan