24 months
29204 USD/year
29204 USD/year
9968 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Designed for aspiring professional studio artists and for artists who want a career in academia, this Studio Art and Design program at University of Idaho emphasizes an integrated approach to art making and design that goes beyond traditional boundaries and allows you to define your own path as a studio artist.


Through intensive studio training, you will explore the intersections of drawing, mixed media, sculpture, painting, printmaking, graphic design, interface and information design and other disciplines across the university. While you can specialize in an area or medium that best fits your talents, the unique program offers the flexibility to work across disciplines to explore new perspectives and develop your creative versatility.

This terminal-degree program culminates in a thesis that will feature a solo exhibition of your professional quality work and a written explanation of the creative process, concepts and theories behind your art.

 Degree Fit

This Studio Art and Design program at University of Idaho could be a good fit if you:

  • Want to become a professional studio artist
  • Are interested in teaching art at a college or university
  • Reframe your perspectives as an artist
  • Augment your talents to meet professional demands
  • Are self-motivated, creative, open-minded and disciplined

Programme Structure

  • Areas of concentration include painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, graphic design, printmaking, and interface design; or you can also tailor your studies by combining two or more of these areas. M.F.A. students also have access to private studio space in the art and design program's Graduate Art Studios (GAS House).

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application for admission
  • An application fee(non-refundable)
  • A bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting association
  • Official transcripts from any colleges or universities attended
  • Academic credentials by country of education page

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29204 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29204 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29204 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29204 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9968 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9968 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Moscow

750 - 1100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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