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Studio Art, M.F.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Provo, UT, United States
The Department of Art is vibrant community of artists and scholars focused on nurturing students working in a wide range of disciplines. Students develop fluency in the traditions of art and teaching while being pushed to experiment and develop strong conceptually grounded artistic voices.

Overview

The MFA in art, a terminal degree, is dedicated to generating artists with significant skills and understandings that can influence the discipline. In alignment with current trends in art, the program accommodates and nurtures students working in any medium or discipline, including but not limited to: Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Ceramics, Sculpture, Photography, Video, Performance, Installation, Digital and New Media.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art Theory Context
  • Studio Methodologies
  • Figure Drawing
  • Oil Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Drawing
  • Printmaking
  • Crafts
  • Aqueous Painting

For more information please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • 20-slide CD portfolio contact department for submission instructions
  • Baccalaureate degree or equivalent in art with 20 hours of upper-division course work and 12 hours of art history
  • Artist statement - 250 words or less
  • Letter of Intent - 1 page.
  • Resume

For more information please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    832 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 832 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    416 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 416 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Provo

  • 944 - 1640 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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