20
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Mills College / Department of Art is located in Oakland, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Photography
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Painting
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Intermedia
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Ceramics
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Sculpture
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Art

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

31
Applied
23
Accepted
9
Enrolled
74%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio, artist statement

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 75%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5%
Unknown 5%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (55%)

Faculty

8
Total faculty
Full-time (3)
Part-time (5)
Male (3)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Experimental film and video, public art projects, ecological design, contemporary art philosophy, sound installations
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5000 MacArthur Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94613-1000
United States
Contact Catherine Wagner
Professor of Studio Art
Phone: 510-430-3288