Art, Master of Arts (M.A.)

The Department of Art offers a graduate degree program that leads to the Master of Arts in Art, a degree that requires 30 credits emphasizing specialized involvement in the student's chosen studio area- ceramics, drawing, graphic design, installation, painting, photography, printmaking, or sculpture.

Program Highlights

  • Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university.
  • An application essay clearly stating your goals or purpose for graduate study.
  • A personal statement defining your artistic philosophy.
  • Provide an electronic portfolio of 10-20 examples of representative creative work.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling October 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

Time to Completion: 2 years


Graduate Coordinator Contact

Pocket Toscani
amy.toscani@mnsu.edu
507-389-1616

Art Program website