Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
85%
15%
student ratio
48
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
66%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Museum Communication Master of Arts (MA) [Museum Studies ]
    • Museum Education Master of Arts (MA) [Museum Education]
    • Museum Exhibition Planning And Design Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • 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 internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

66% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 60
    • Accepted 40
    • Acceptance Rate 66
    • Enrolled 28
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesofficial transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and one- to two-page statement, personal interview; academic writing sample and examples of work (for museum communication); two examples of academic and professional writing (for museum education); portfolio and/or writing samples (for museum exhibition planning and design)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 580 paper-based, 92 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

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 15
    • Types of financial support availableGraduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races21%
    • Unknown or International Student21%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Location & Contact

Department of Museum Studies

College of Art, Media and Design
The University of the Arts

320 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102-4944
United States

Ms. Susan Gandy

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