College of Visual and Performing Arts George Mason University

College of Visual and Performing Arts George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
242
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

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 64
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 10
    • * 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

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 227
    • Accepted 119
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 72
  • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 Students242
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students242
    • Part-time Percentage60%
    • Full-time Percentage40%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty214
    • Full-time Percentage33%
    • Part-time Percentage67%
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%

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$58,172

Location & Contact

College of Visual and Performing Arts

George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 4C1
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

William Reeder

Dean

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

Dena Hudson

Assistant Director, Admissions and Student Outreach

Phone: 703-993-5572
Fax: 703-993-9037
Email: dbarbour@gmu.edu


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