Visual Arts (M.F.A.)
Immerse yourself in your studio practice and prepare for a dynamic career in the world of art.
The practice of art is a powerful expression of values. An M.F.A. in visual art from UND gives you the tools to define your practice, sharpen your skills and make your mark as an artist.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- Est. time to complete:
- 2-3 years
- Credit hours:
Why Study Visual Arts at UND?
The Master of Fine Arts degree program in Visual Arts is a strongly studio-oriented program that prepares you for professional practice as a working artist, educator or arts administrator.
The curriculum combines hands-on studio experience with comprehensive study in art history, theory and supporting disciplines. Academic seminars promote the exploration of visual expression.
M.F.A. students at UND focus on media including:
- Mixed media art
Through the M.F.A. program at UND, you'll gain:
- Technical skills in your medium of choice
- Communication skills needed to talk about your work
- A strong understanding of cultural, theoretical and rhetorical issues in the history of art
- The ability to contextualize your work
- The professional skills required to promote your work