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Art, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
, TX,
The Department of Art offers graduate courses leading to the MA, MS and MFA degrees. Students may pursue these degrees in the areas of ceramics, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, small metals, and mixed media. 

About

Students wishing to pursue graduate work in communication arts, commercial photography or non-traditional media may do so by working out a program of study in consultation with the department head, Graduate Coordinator and appropriate members of the art faculty. In conjunction with other departments it is possible, too, to devise a program of interdisciplinary courses that includes art history and art criticism. 

Programme Structure

Students in the graduate program work closely with members of the faculty, and each student's course of study is individually designed for his or her educational and professional objectives. While any student admitted to the Graduate School may enroll in graduate art history courses, those wishing to enroll in studio or lab courses must apply to and be admitted by the Department of Art as well as by the Graduate School.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Domestic student applications are accepted throughout the year. International student applications deadline for fall is June 1.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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Academic Requirements

  • All official transcripts - Bachelor's degree, including all transcripts used towards bachelor's degree.  Any master's degree transcript or transcripts with graduate coursework (if applicable).
  • One (1) Letter of Recommendation
  • Statement of Intent 

  • Art Portfolio Website Link: send link in a Word document to the Graduate School: graduate.school@tamuc.edu or electronically upload Word document to your myLeo application file
International Students:
  • Bank Statement from the sponsor, must reflect a balance of at least $26,024.82 USD (must be less than 1 year old)
  • Official sponsor statement
  • Official transcripts (with a copy of the provisional certificate or diploma)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    15124 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15124 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    6409 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6409 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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