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College of Visual and Performing Arts George Mason University

  • Fairfax, VA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 69%31%
    student ratio
  • 229
    total students
  • $9,350 | $25,754
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Certificate
      Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 79
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 12
    • * 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 259
    • Accepted 130
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 68
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • 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 Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesinterviews, portfolios, auditions
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,350
    • Out-of-state tuition *$25,754
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,688.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students229
    • Female Percentage69%
    • Male Percentage31%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students229
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Full-time Percentage42%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty165
    • Full-time Percentage42%
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLearning, teaching and practicing the development of a wide variety of art forms
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$75,847

Location & Contact

College of Visual and Performing Arts

George Mason University

MSN 4C1
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

William Reeder

Dean

Phone: 703-993-8624
Fax: 703-993-8883
Email: wreeder@gmu.edu

Victoria Salmon

Graduate Studies Associate Dean

Phone: 703-993-4541
Fax: 703-993-9037
Email: vsalmon@gmu.edu



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