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University of Utah

Department of Art and Art History

Salt Lake City, UT

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Overview

University of Utah / Department of Art and Art History is located in Salt Lake City, UT, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Sculpture/intermedia
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Community-based art education
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Graphic design
Master of Arts (MA) Art history
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Printmaking
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Drawing
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Ceramics
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Photography/digital imaging
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Painting

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6

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 Varies
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Alternate accepted
Exhibit and final project paper (for MFA)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48
Applied
15
Accepted
3
Enrolled
31%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements CD portfolio (MFA), writing sample (MA), curriculum vitae, letters of recommendation, letter of intent

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 575
TOEFL IBT score: 75

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

6
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 16.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

42
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 23
Male (22)
Female (20)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Studio art, European art history, Asian art history, Latin American art history, twentieth-century/contemporary art history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
54,906

Location & Contact

Address 375 South 1530 East, Room 161
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-0380
United States
Contact Prof. Brian Snapp
Chair
Email: b.snapp@utah.edu
Phone: 801-581-8677
Fax: 801-585-6171