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Montclair State University

One Normal Drive, Montclair, NJ 07043.
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A department of art and design in a college of the arts in a state university.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1986
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2011
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2022-2023

Degree-Granting, Non-Degree-Granting, MSCHE, Not-for-Profit, Public, Teacher Education Accreditation.


Christopher Kaczmarek, Chair, Department of Art and Design
Telephone: (973) 655-5713

Ronald L. Sharps, Associate Dean, College of the Arts
Telephone: (973) 655-7843
Facsimile: (973) 655-4381

Daniel Gurskis, Dean, College of the Arts
Telephone: (973) 655-5104
Facsimile: (973) 256-4260

Degree and Program Listing

Teacher Certification-1 year: Art (P-12).
Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Fashion Studies; Visual Arts (Art Education [P-12]).
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Animation/Illustration (Animation, Illustration); Product Design; Visual Communication Design.
Master of Arts-2 years: Teacher Certification in Art (P-12).
Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts/Master of Arts in Teaching-5 years: Art Education (P-12 Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certification).
Master of Arts in Teaching-2 years: Teacher Certification in Art (P-12).