The Art Studio program from University of Maryland emphasizes independent and interdisciplinary work. The Graduate Faculty consists of 15 active professional artists specializing in a range of studio and post-studio practices, including painting/drawing, sculpture/installation, printmaking, digital and time-based media.
The program is small and competitive, and most students receive support in the form of graduate fellowships and assistantships, which include teaching and after-hours studio monitoring.
- 30-33 credits in Studio;
- 0-3 credits Teaching Internships;
- 6 credits in Art History/Art Theory;
- 12 credits in Graduate Colloquium; and
- 9 credits in Masters Thesis Research.
- 24 months
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DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media Art History View 398 other Masters in Art History in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The MFA Degree is the final degree in studio art. Only the highest level of undergraduate artistic achievement is appropriate for graduate application. The Department of Art seeks students who have developed coherent bodies of work that are personal and focused. This body of art work, as professionally documented on CD’s, Videos or websites is the primary basis for admittance.
- Statement of Purpose
- TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
- Letters of Recommendation (3)
- Digital Submission: 15-20 digital images, website/software or videos/videos documentation indicative of current artistic practice, uploaded to umdart.slideroom.com, $10 supplemental application fee
International51180 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 24 months.
National51180 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State23040 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for College Park
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Due for update
Updated over a year ago
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