Department of Artisanry College of Visual and Performing Arts University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Department of Artisanry College of Visual and Performing Arts University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
27
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 9
fall application deadline
71%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Art/Fine Arts Postbaccalaureate Certificate
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 3
    • * 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Visual thesis, written thesis
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

71% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 45
    • Accepted 32
    • Acceptance Rate 71
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 9th December 9th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesstatement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 2 letters of recommendation, and official transcripts, portfolio (20 images representing applicant's art work)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesstatement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 3 letters of recommendation, and official transcripts, portfolio (10 images representing applicant's art work)
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 533 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 availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Full-time Percentage52%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHand-building, wheeling-throwing, fabrication of jewelry, sculptural objects, slip casting
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$49,667

Location & Contact

Department of Artisanry

College of Visual and Performing Arts
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
United States

Charlotte Hamlin

Coordinator for Graduate Studies, College of Visual and Preforming Arts

Phone: 508-999-8911
Fax: 508-999-8912
Email: chamlin@umassd.edu

Steven Briggs

Director of Marketing and Recruitment for Graduate Studies

Phone: 508-999-8604
Fax: 508-999-8183
Email: graduate@umassd.edu


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