20
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Columbia College Chicago / Art and Art History Department is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Fine arts

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

29
Applied
20
Accepted
8
Enrolled
69%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Self-assessment essay, work sample, interview, letters of recommendation, transcripts
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required
IELTS: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
15%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
85%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American 5%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5%
Unknown 5%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (75%)

Location & Contact

Address 600 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL  60605-1996
United States
Contact Duncan Mackenzie
Chair
Email: dmackenzie@colum.edu
Phone: 312-369-8663