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2 years
Full time/part time
Master's degree
On campus
Rochester
English
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Program description

Fine Arts Studio MFA

Through this two-year program, students will gain an overview of studio-based fine arts including painting, sculpture, non-toxic printmaking and expanded forms. Students will also be given the opportunity to explore elective courses in film, ceramics, photography, industrial design and glass, as well as general art history courses.

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Admission requirements

Students wishing to undertake this MFA program need to meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a bachelor of fine arts degree (or equivalent) from an accredited college or university,
  • Submit the following:
    • A portfolio containing a cohesive body of artwork that demonstrates both technical skill and visualization of conceptual thought
    • Official transcripts of previously completed undergraduate and graduate course work
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • A letter of intent, which should include a candidate’s interest in obtaining an MFA, the selection of RIT for the MFA degree, and professional goals to be achieved
    • An artist’s statement explaining the intention behind the portfolio submitted,
  • Complete a graduate application.

International students

Those whose native language is not English must submit one of the following minimum scores:

  • 550 - TEFL (paper-based)
  • 80 - TELF (internet-based)
  • 6.5 - IELTS

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Tuition fees

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Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, kindly visit our university website.

Qualification

Graduates of this program will be awarded a Master of Fine Arts in Fine Arts Studio.

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Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is a privately endowed, coeducational university made up of more than 19,000 students and from all 50 states and over 100 nations.  RIT’s main campus is located in Rochester, NY, USA, which is approximately 350...


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Rochester Institute of Technology

Graduate Enrollment, Bausch & Lomb Center, 58 Lomb Memorial Drive
14623 Rochester, NY
USA

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