Studio Art, Master | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
24 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Studio Art at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is organized within a two- dimensional and a three-dimensional structure. Our students specialize in drawing, ceramics, painting, printmaking, sculpture, jewelry, photography, design, installation, performance, or mixed media. 

Overview

The MFA in Studio Art from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley requires the completion of a total of 60 semester hours of course work, which includes 33 hours of studio courses; 24 hours must be taken in the student’s area of concentration; 9 hours will be taken in a minor studio area. 

Key Features 

  • The student must take 12 hours of art history courses and 3 hour seminar, ART 6383, The Art Profession. 
  • The final semester includes Art 7300, Graduate Exhibition and Art 7301 Graduate Paper on Art 7300, Graduate Exhibition and Art 7303 Graduate Thesis. 
  • In addition, graduate students must complete six hours of graduate level university electives.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Art Profession
  • Art History Seminar I: Topics in European Art
  • Art History Seminar II: Topics in American Art
  • Art History Seminar III: Topics in Latin American Art Prior to A.D.
  • Art History Seminar IV: Topics in Latin American Art Since A.D.
  • Topics in Art History
  • Art History Seminar V: Topics in Viceregal Latin American Art
  • Art History Seminar VI: Research Methods in Latin American Art and Architectural History

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in a similar or related field, with a minimum of 60 hours of art at the undergraduate level.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 in the last 60 semester credit hours.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Personal statement detailing artistic direction and professional goals.
  • Submission of 20 digital images or web address of recent works in major area of concentration.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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