Providence, RI
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
20
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 10
fall application deadline
9%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Painting/Drawing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required and exhibition
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

9% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 209
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 9
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 10th January 10th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesportfolio, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian45%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races10%
    • Unknown or International Student30%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage31%
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

Location & Contact

Department of Painting

Division of Fine Arts
Rhode Island School of Design

2 College Street
Providence, RI 02903-2784
United States

Kevin Zucker

Department Head

Phone: 401-454-6158
Fax: 401-454-6681
Email: painting@risd.edu

Molly Pettengill

Assistant Director for Graduate Recruitment

Phone: 401-454-6312
Fax: 401-454-6309
Email: mpetteng@risd.edu


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