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Visual Studies

Norfolk State University

12 months
Duration
25502 USD/year
25502 USD/year
12690 USD/year
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About

The Master of Fine Arts in Visual Studies at Norfolk State University provides highly motivated and mature students with an intensive, multifaceted, educational experience in the visual arts.

Overview

The Visual Studies M.F.A. from Norfolk State University is professional terminal degree in studio art, usually completed in two and a half years. It is not a media specific studio program. 

Key Features 

  • This structure allows students the flexibility to explore and develop new working methods without the constraints of a media driven major.
  • Students have the flexibility to explore and develop new working methods without the constraints of a media driven major.

Programme Structure

  • At the end of the first year of study (30 semester hours), a Candidacy Review is conducted by the student’s three person committee. 
  • The committee evaluates the student’s progress and potential for further development, and then determines whether or not the student continues in the program as a candidate for the degree. 
  • Study for the M.F.A. candidate culminates in public solo graduate exhibition, comprehensive written thesis, and oral defense of the candidate’s work.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Official transcripts sent to the School of Graduate Studies and Research. (Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded into the application portal.)
  • Three letters of recommendation and a personal statement expounding on the applicant’s interest in the field of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12690 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 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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