A graduate student directs a student in the printmaking studio while two other students work across the room

MFA in Studio Art

Ceramics | Metals | Painting | Printmaking | Sculpture

Our MFA in Studio Art is a sixty-credit hour, terminal degree program which aims to prepare students for professional careers in visual arts.

Concentrations include Three-dimensional studios in Ceramics, Metals and Sculpture. Concentrations in Two-dimensional studios are Painting and Printmaking.

Our program emphasizes disciplined studio work in conjunction with an intense and rigorous critical dialog. Miami has a strong liberal arts tradition and each MFA candidate locates resources critical for their development. Graduate students can pursue courses outside the department in relevant areas, as well as utilize technologies in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and University Instrumentation laboratory, which has a permanent staff to assist in the manufacture of special equipment.

Our Graduate Assistantships include tuition waiver, stipend and teaching opportunities and are available on a competitive basis. International students are also eligible for assistantships.

The Miami University Bulletin series is the official sources of information about the programs and courses of study offered by Miami University.