24 months
14304 USD/year
14304 USD/year
7176 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Art, Ceramics Concentration program at California State University Fullerton features a rigorous studio program for the serious, responsible and talented student. The curriculum and faculty challenge students to focus on the goal of becoming professional artists.


About this Degree

The M.F.A. program in Art, Ceramics Concentration at California State University Fullerton provides in-depth study within an approved study plan in the following areas of concentration: ceramics, crafts (including jewelry, woodworking and metalsmithing), creative photography and experimental media, drawing and painting (including printmaking), exhibition design, glass, graphic design, illustration and sculpture.

The study plan must be completed with a “C” (2.0) or better in a courses, an overall “B” (3.0) average or better and “B” (3.0) or better in the concentration. Every graduate student is required to demonstrate writing ability commensurate with the baccalaureate. Two graduate seminars are certified to fulfill this university requirement. 

Programme Structure

Courses include :

  • Theory, Criticism
  • Art History 
  • Studio Area of Concentration 
  • Studio Electives in Art 
  • Independent Study - Research 
  • Studio Project 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in art with the same concentration as the graduate degree objective from an accredited institution, or 24 upper-division units in art, 12 of which must be in the concentration completed with a “B” (3.0) or better in all courses. 
  • pass the semianual comprehensive portfolio review. The comprehensive portfolio review is an evaluation of the candidate by a committee comprising faculty teaching in the area of concentration. The committee reviews the student’s creative work, statement of purpose, academic and other relevant qualifications. Procedures, dates and appointment times are available through the Art Department Graduate Office
  • form a graduate committee
  • develop an approved study plan

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7152 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    14304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7152 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3588 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Fullerton

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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


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