Master On Campus

Art - Digital Technology

Arizona State University

24 months
26460 USD/year
24498 USD/year
12014 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Art - Digital Technology MFA program from Arizona State University combines technological and artistic goals and is designed for students with skills and experience in both realms.


Applicants to the Art - Digital Technology MFA program from Arizona State University will be required to demonstrate accomplishments in art and technology, particularly in having developed new digital technology for the arts. Coursework will be required in both the School of Art and the School of Arts, Media and Engineering. 

The School of Art offers graduate-level courses in digital audio, video, photography, printing, compositing, interactive sculpture and rapid prototyping. Graduate courses offered by the School of Arts, Media and Engineering focus on topics such as interactive media methodology and theory, sensing and understanding activity, perception and cognition for artists and designers, advanced programming, interaction design for media installations, and digital and physical fabrication.

Career Opportunities

Master of Fine Arts degree holders have the credentials necessary to teach courses in their discipline at colleges and universities as well enter the art market, work in art administration, or other competitive creative fields. Graduates of this program also go on to start their own galleries or small businesses, exhibit at notable institutions, and are awarded prestigious grant and residency opportunities. Graduates who concentrated in digital technology are also engaged as technology consultants, freelance artists and technologists, and join a variety of art and technology collaborations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Digital Audience
  • Digital Media Literacy 
  • Visual Communication 
  • The Portrait 
  • Art in America 
  • History of Animation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative GPA.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • an art and digital technology resume
  • current resume or curriculum vitae
  • portfolio
  • statement of intent
  • statement and evidence of work demonstrating digital technology skills beyond end user applications
  • three letters of recommendation
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26460 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24498 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12014 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 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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