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Art, M.F.A.

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Highly selective, rigorous, and the most fun three years of your life (to date), this program will engage your creativity and surround you with a highly energetic and accessible faculty. Your time at the Art students at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania will culminate in a written thesis along with an exhibition of your most mature and relevant artwork. It won't be easy, but in the end you will take your art to a new level.


  • Develop verbally and visually articulate expressions
  • Study contemporary culture in the contexts of art history, art theory and criticism, writing, and exhibition
  • Engage is rigorous critiques from a range of artists from different disciplines in our unique graduate studio critique
  • Spend hundreds, maybe thousands of hours on your art in your own individual studio
  • Have an opportunity to participate in one of the Department of Art's International Exchange programs

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Painting 
  • Drawing 
  • Jewelry and Metals 
  • Ceramics 
  • Sculpture 
  • Wood Turning and Furniture Design 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Strength of high school curriculum
  • Grade-point average
  • High school class rank (if available)
  • SAT or ACT test scores
  • Letters of recommendation & essay (optional)
  • High school profilQe
  • A campus interview is highly recommended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16004 USD/year
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  • National

    11125 USD/year
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Living costs for Indiana

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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