Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in the Field of Experiential Education and Jewish Cultural Arts
The Graduate School of Education and Human Development, in concert with the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, offers an intensive, interdisciplinary, 13-month degree program combining Jewish cultural arts, experiential education, and museum education. Graduates will be prepared for leadership in Jewish museums and arts institutions, community centers, college campus organizations, summer camps, and other innovative educational and cultural settings.
Partnering theory with practice, and the classroom with fieldwork, the EE/JCA curriculum enables students to become competent, creative, and reflective professionals. The program:
- Inspires students to develop exciting and relevant programming for a range of audiences,
- Offers a year-long series of internships at cultural arts and educational institutions, and
- Develops professional skills including budgeting, grant writing, workplace collaboration, and effective communication.
Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.
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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 30 credits in required courses.
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (Mosaic: The Institute I (taken for 1 credit)|
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (Mosaic: The Institute II (taken for 2 credits)|
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (An Introduction to Experiential Jewish Education (taken for 6 credits)|
|JSTD 6211||Displaying Jewish Culture: Landmark Exhibitions on Judaism and the Jewish Experience|
|or JSTD 6001||Topics in Judaic Studies|
|JSTD 6298||Capstone Seminar in Jewish Cultural Arts|
|or JSTD 6202||Multiple Lives: The Fate of Jewish Cultural Expression|
|EDUC 6711||Museum as a Learning Environment|
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (Behind the Scenes: Experiential Museum Education (taken for 3 credits)|
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (Artful Synthesis: Experiential Jewish Education in Theory and Practice (taken for 6 credits)|
|EDUC 6100||Experimental Courses (Capstone Fellows Program (taken for 3 credits)|
|Mosaic Workshop (credits earned in Mosaic: The Institute II)|