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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Program in Visual Studies is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Critical museum studies
Master of Arts (MA) Visual studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Visual studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Field exam
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

19
Applied
11
Accepted
6
Enrolled
58%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline October 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 28
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

13
Total Graduate Students
23%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 76%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

6
Total faculty
Full-time - 6
Part-time - 0
Male (3)
Female (3)

Location & Contact

Address Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Ms. Joan Linder
Chair
Email: joannder@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-0539
Fax: 716-645-6970

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