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Boston University

School of Visual Arts

Boston, MA

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Overview

Boston University / School of Visual Arts is located in Boston, MA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Art education
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Graphic design
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Painting
Master of Arts (MA) Studio teaching
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Sculpture

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 85

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

365
Applied
98
Accepted
21
Enrolled
27%

Applying

95
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

164
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.49%
Black or African American 1.22%
White or Caucasian 54%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.66%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.22%
Unknown 10.98%

Gender

Male (13%)
Female (86%)

Location & Contact

Address 855 Commonwealth Avenue
Room 552
Boston, MA  02215
United States
Contact Lynne Allen
Director
Phone: 617-353-3371