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The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Overview

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley / School of Art is located in Edinburg, TX, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Thesis show of artwork

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11
Applied
10
Accepted
8
Enrolled
91%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in fine arts, portfolio, minimum GPA of 2.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

30
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 93.33%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (23%)
Female (76%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time - 5
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Painting, photography, graphic design, sculpture, bronze casting, performance
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, TX  78539
United States
Contact Dr. Susan Fitzsimmons
Director
Email: susan.fitzsimmons@utrgv.edu
Phone: 956-665-3481

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