Arts For Children Major (BA, BS)

We honor the role of the arts in education through teaching, scholarship, creative expression and service.

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Students performing on Scholars Day

What You’ll Learn

Our program is unique nationwide and within the SUNY system. It encourages students to think across disciplines, using arts integration as a focus.

Each student selects a specialty area as a focus for in-depth learning while taking courses across all of the arts disciplines. Our major is an excellent choice for those interested in education and other arts-related programs that involve working with children.

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Creativity Pays Off

"I want you to know that it is the creativity I learned in the Arts for Children major that got me a wonderful job with The Center for Youth in Rochester which reaches thousands of young people in many local schools a year. I am so passionate and excited about using my own teaching and creative style."Dennis Yacobucci ’05 

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Last Updated 10/27/20

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