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Pre-Art and Design Education Licensure

This program prepares teachers to apply for state licensure in art and design education. The coursework, practicums, and student teaching hours all comply with state license criteria and has for decades at UC.

Degree: Undergraduate Certificate

Full-time program duration: 2.0 Years

Location: West Campus

Contact Information:

College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
DAAP Student Affairs
DAAP Student Affairs
PO Box 210016
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0016
(513) 556-1376

Admission Requirements

Students can be admitted to the Pre Art & Design Licensure Certificate program as: University of Cincinnati students, Non-matriculated status students, or with permission of the Art and Design Education Licensure Director. Admission Criteria: Essay of Intent, Minimum GPA of 2.5, Minimum Credit Hours 30. 

To apply, students can turn in a completed application to the DAAP Student Affairs Office, 5470 Aronoff.



The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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