Painting, M.F.A. Program By Savannah College of Art and Design |Top Universities
Subject Ranking

# 16QS Subject Rankings

Program Duration

24 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

$80100/year Tuition fee(USD)

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

Art and Design

Degree

MFA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

At SCAD, you’ll gain the foundation  to create your own enduring works of art while learning the entire palette of professional practice — from editing a portfolio to engaging a gallery. You'll join a network of talented students and alumni who exhibit at world-renowned museums — from the Guggenheim to the Museum of Modern Art to the Smithsonian — and share their work at the world's most prestigious art fairs. Throughout your time at SCAD, you'll be supported by outstanding faculty, inspiring facilities, and annual events that put SCAD at the heart of the fine art world right where you belong. The prominence of SCAD students and alumni in the world of visual storytelling radiates across the globe. Painting is an ever-evolving field, as multifaceted as it is in demand. In order to thrive in such an interdisciplinary industry, many students choose to pursue a double major or related minor while they are here. You can explore new perspectives, harness diverse creative approaches, and develop a unique, well-rounded style — all while earning multiple degrees.

Program overview

Main Subject

Art and Design

Degree

MFA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

At SCAD, you’ll gain the foundation  to create your own enduring works of art while learning the entire palette of professional practice — from editing a portfolio to engaging a gallery. You'll join a network of talented students and alumni who exhibit at world-renowned museums — from the Guggenheim to the Museum of Modern Art to the Smithsonian — and share their work at the world's most prestigious art fairs. Throughout your time at SCAD, you'll be supported by outstanding faculty, inspiring facilities, and annual events that put SCAD at the heart of the fine art world right where you belong. The prominence of SCAD students and alumni in the world of visual storytelling radiates across the globe. Painting is an ever-evolving field, as multifaceted as it is in demand. In order to thrive in such an interdisciplinary industry, many students choose to pursue a double major or related minor while they are here. You can explore new perspectives, harness diverse creative approaches, and develop a unique, well-rounded style — all while earning multiple degrees.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

6.5+
3+
85+
While not required of most applicants, submission of GRE scores is strongly encouraged for applicants to architectural history, art history, business design and arts leaderships and cinema studies. Additionally, if your undergraduate program doesn't meet certain requirements regarding accreditation and/or approval by the U.S. Department of Education, GRE scores may be required. Please discuss this with your admission adviser to be sure what will be required of you. Acceptance into graduate programs at SCAD is based heavily on the portfolio. Unlike undergraduate portfolios, graduate program portfolios are required for acceptance and must be program-specific. Each program has its preferred types of portfolios.
2 Years
Jan
Mar
  • Candidates are required to submit references or letter(s) of recommendation for acceptance

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

80,100 USD
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International Students

80,100 USD
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