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Studio Art, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) , WI,
The Department of Art and Design offers graduate programs of study in art and design, and art education. The Master of Arts in Art is a 30-credit program with two areas of specialization: Studio Art and Design Entrepreneurship + Innovation.

About

Full-time students normally complete the MA degree within 4 semesters.The Department’s facilities and services include fully equipped studios housed in the Kenilworth Square East building and the main campus Art Building.The Peck School of the Arts’ Kenilworth Square East (KSE) Gallery provides a year-round schedule of exhibitions, with galleries that are housed in the Kenilworth Square East building, a research facility approximately one mile from campus. The Department of Art and Design offers a schedule of workshops and special lectures each year. In addition, graduate student studios are located in the Kenilworth Square East building.Frederick R. Layton Fellowships are awarded each year to incoming and continuing graduate students, depending on funding. Information and application forms may be obtained at: http://uwm.edu/arts/art-and-design/graduate/.Students applying for admission to the three graduate programs in Art and Design, should note these application deadlines:

Programme Structure

For more information visit the university website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

An applicant must meet Graduate School requirements plus these departmental requirements to be considered for admission to the program:
  • An undergraduate major in art, or related field, including at least 40 studio credits and at least 45 academic credits outside the major.
  • Submission of a digital portfolio with 20 images of original work.
  • Submission of a written personal statement of the proposed program of study.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    11861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11861 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • 1066 - 1770 USD/month
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