Sixty credits. Two years. Unlimited Possibilities.
Students describe the master of fine arts experience at MCAD.
MCAD's master of fine arts in visual studies program is a community of makers, thinkers, theorists, researchers, and creative professionals working in a mentor-based, interdisciplinary environment.
Our diverse student body—one with a robust international presence—explores and fulfills social, cultural, and professional needs, as well as entrepreneurial opportunities stretching across art and design practices.
Choose to Pursue Creative Work in:
- comic arts
- furniture design
- graphic design
- installation art
- interactive media
- paper and book arts
This program is housed in an all-MFA studio and gallery space, at 2201 1st Avenue, that opened in Spring 2016. It includes fifty individual studios, smart classrooms, facilities for creative making, a large gallery space, and more.
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