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Design

California College of the Arts

24 months
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53250 USD/year
53250 USD/year
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About

We offer a master degree in Design at California College of the Arts. Combine critical design conversations with cross-disciplinary studio work and speculative design thinking.

Overview

The MFA Design program at California College of the Arts is an open site for investigation, hands-on making, and speculative design thinking. 

Key Features 

  • You’ll explore new frontiers of design with cutting-edge tools and traditional craft-based techniques. 
  • With a focus on graphic design, industrial design, and interaction design, you’ll create working prototypes and models that use materials in new ways.

Programme Structure

  • This two-year course of study is best for students with a background or professional experience in graphic design, industrial design, or interaction design. 
  • With a focus on prototyping, design methods, independent research, and technology innovation, students emerge from the program with an expanded skill set. 
  • Their culminating thesis project often serves to reinvent their design practices and jumpstart their careers. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and $70 nonrefundable application fee
  • Resume/curriculum vitae
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Unofficial college transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency (international applicants only)
  • Portfolio
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53250 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    53250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53250 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oakland

1055 - 1962 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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