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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Department of Media Study is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Architecture/Master of Fine Arts (M Arch/MFA)
Master of Arts in Humanities (MAH) Social media
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Media arts production
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Media study
Master of Arts in Humanities (MAH) Film and media study
(Certificate) New media design

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Media project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam, media project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

84
Applied
24
Accepted
9
Enrolled
29%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 5th January 7th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Portfolio

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 5
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

46
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.17%
Black or African American 6.52%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 28.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 15.22%

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 3
Male (6)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Digital arts, video, documentary, film, game design, digital poetics, locative media
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 231 Center for the Arts
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Prof. Tom Feeley
Chair
Email: thfeeley@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-6902
Fax: 716-645-6979