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University of Akron

302 Buchtel Avenue, Akron, OH 44325.
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A school of art, in a college of arts and sciences; and a department of curricular and instructional studies in a college of education in a university.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1979
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2015
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2024-2025

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


Janice Troutman, Director, Mary Schiller Myers School of Art
Telephone: (330) 972-5966

Sandra C. Coyner, Interim Chair, Department of Curricular and Instructional Studies
Telephone: (330) 972-5822
Facsimile: (330) 972-5209

Degree and Program Listing

Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Studio Art.
Bachelor of Arts-4 1/2 years: Interior Design.
Bachelor of Arts-5 years: Art Education (PK-12 Visual Arts Licensure).
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Studio Art (Ceramics, Graphic Design, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture).
Master of Science-2 years: Curriculum and Instruction (PK-12 Visual Arts Licensure).