MFA Curriculum

MFA in Studio Art—60 credit hours

Graduate Studio (ART 7000)—27 hours

  • 9 hours are required in area of focus
  • 3 hours are required to be Reading Seminar (ART 7881)

Studio Art/General Electives —12 hours
May be taken in any specialization including area of focus at 4000/7000 level

Art History—12 hours

Teaching Seminar—3 hours

Art 8000 Thesis Research—6 hours
Two semesters, minimum 3 credit hours each

No more than 24 credit hours in studio art and art history may be taken at the 4000 level.

Up to 12 hours of graduate credit may be transferred from NASAD-accredited institutions within the United States. For restrictions, please see the Graduate School bulletin under “transfer of credit.”