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Performance and Interactive Media Arts

The City University of New York

24 months
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855 USD/credit 19665 USD/year
855 USD/credit 19665 USD/year
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About

The MFA in Performance and Interactive Media Arts from The City University of New York is a four-semester full-time graduate degree program providing students with training in theoretical, technical and practical experience in the conceptualization and production of collaborative, multi-disciplinary artworks presented in a performance setting.

Overview

The MFA in Performance and Interactive Media Arts from The City University of New York is a cooperative effort of the Brooklyn College Departments of Art, Computer and Information Science, Film, Television, Radio & Emerging Media, and Theater, and the Conservatory of Music. The faculty is drawn from its contributing departments.

What you'll learn

Students learn to use technology as a means of extending their personal artistic practice and facilitating cross-disciplinary artistic collaborations. Students with diverse academic, artistic, professional, and cultural backgrounds enter the program and work in collaborative groups throughout the course of study, with close mentoring by faculty members. 

Career opportunities

Most students come to the program with an established career or career goal in an arts field, and generally continue in that field after completing the PIMA degree, utilizing the degree for advancement, skills development, or as an entrée into academia. In the second year a major collaborative thesis production is created and presented in a professional venue. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sound, Image, Space, and Performance; Interactive Media Programming
  • Artistic Process and Contemporary Community: Interactive Media Programming
  • Collaborative Interactive Media Performance
  • History, Theory, and Criticism
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Performance Art

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications accepted on a rolling basis until all places are filled.

Credits

46 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.')
  • two letters of recommendation
  • supplemental program application form
  • resume
  • portfolio

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19665 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    19665 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.

New York State Residents Full-Time - $5,545 per semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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