MICA Noted as A Leader in Teaching Arts
Posted 05.26.11 by MICA communications
In an article titled Helping Fine Artists Become Fine Teachers, The Chronicle for Higher Education commends MICA as one of the top schools to receive a degree in art education. It notes the college's ability to blend the teaching of theories alongside the practical methods of developing courses and teaching classes.
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Founded in 1826, Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) is the oldest continuously degree-granting college of art and design in the nation. The College enrolls nearly 3,500 B.F.A., M.F.A., M.A., M.A./M.B.A., M.A.T., M.P.S. and continuing studies students from 49 states and 65 countries in fine arts, design, electronic media, art education, liberal arts, and professional studies degree and non-credit programs. With art and design programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report, MICA is pioneering interdisciplinary approaches to innovation, research, and community and social engagement. Alumni and programming reach around the globe, even as MICA remains a cultural cornerstone in the Baltimore/Washington region, hosting hundreds of exhibitions and events annually by students, faculty and other established artists.