College of Fine Arts Boston University

College of Fine Arts Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
1,014
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
32%
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Certificate
      Performance Diploma
      Artist Diploma
      Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 307
    • Doctoral Degrees 65
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 15
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,472
    • Accepted 478
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 169
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1014
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1014
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown9%

Location & Contact

College of Fine Arts

Boston University

855 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Lynne Allen

Dean

Phone: 617-353-3350

Mark Krone

Manager, Graduate Admissions & Online Marketing

Phone: 617-353-3350
Email: arts@bu.edu


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