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Art + Design

College of Arts and Humanities


The Department is currently accepting applications in Ceramics, Computer Arts (Graphic Design), Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting & Drawing, Photography and Sculpture for Fall 2018.

Priority Deadline: February 1, 2018.
Applications will be accepted after this date, but priority for GA positions will be given to applicants who meet the deadline.

The Department of Art + Design offers a graduate degree program for students interested in studying visual art beyond the baccalaureate level. The MFA degree requires that candidates complete coursework in art concepts and criticism, art history, a studio area of concentration, electives, and a creative thesis project.

Master of Fine Art (MFA)

The 90-credit Master of Fine Arts (MFA) is a terminal degree program providing students with professional levels of competency and experience in studio art. The MFA program qualifies students for careers as teachers in higher education, as professional studio artists, and for other studio-arts-related vocations. Follow this link to information for the graduate studies page, and their additional requirements for application, including teaching assistantship guidelines.


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