Bachelor's Degree in Arts
The Ministry of Education has currently an offer of training in plastic arts ,dance and music in thirteen schools at national level. The cities applying this system are: Cuenca, Piñas, Machala, Guayaquil, Quito, Ambato, Zamora, Loja and Babahoyo.
The main enhancements of the project have been hiring art specialized teachers, applying a curriculum corresponding to a Complementary Artistic Baccalaureate in the specialty of Music, and purchasing musical instruments for institutions for USD 129,175.30.
Currently, the Ministry of Education is developing a proposal in order to implement Specialized Schools in Integral Artistic Training, gathering at least 600 students. From this figure, 300 students shall study music, 100 visual arts and 200 performing arts.