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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Program in Studio Art is located in Buffalo, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Thesis exhibition or equivalent public defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

42
Applied
21
Accepted
10
Enrolled
50%

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 15th January 15th Yes
Winter deadline Not reported February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio of 20 slides or CD, 3 letters of reference, curriculum vitae

International Students

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

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$26,767
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 7
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

21
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.52%
Black or African American 9.52%
White or Caucasian 76%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.76%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time - 18
Part-time - 0
Male (10)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Exhibitions and installations, critical theory, communication design, interactive media, curating
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Ms. Joan Linder
Chair
Email: joannder@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-6878 ext. 1321
Fax: 716-645-6970