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Syracuse University

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Syracuse, NY

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Syracuse University

Overview

Syracuse University / College of Visual and Performing Arts is located in Syracuse, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Music (M Mu)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Music (M Mus)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 87

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

492
Applied
196
Accepted
89
Enrolled
40%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio/audition, artist statement, academic transcripts, personal statement, resume, three letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

204
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.43%
Black or African American 2.45%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.47%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.37%
Unknown 1.47%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

252
Total faculty
Full-time - 134
Part-time - 118
Male (138)
Female (114)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Art, film, collaborative design, museum studies, music, transmedia, communication and rhetorical studies, audio arts
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 202 Crouse College
Syracuse, NY  13244
United States
Contact Dr. Michael S. Tick
Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts
Email: mtick1@syr.edu
Phone: 315-443-8070