2018 MFA Application Open

September 29, 2017

2018 MFA Application Open

MFA Class of 2018

Deadline extended until January 31, 2018


All applications materials must be submitted by January 31, 2018, 11:59pm!


MFA in Studio Art

The Ohio State University Department of Art offers the MFA in Visual Arts with an emphasis in our seven studio areas: 

Art and TechnologyCeramicsGlassPainting and DrawingPhotographyPrintmaking, and Sculpture

The MFA program is requires full-time enrollment by students during the three-year program. The department provides competitive financial support and encouragement to expand this activity. Most students accepted into the MFA Program are funded with a Graduate Associate appointment which requires working 20 hours work a week in exchange for a fee authorization (payment of tuition) and a stipend. These appointments may include teaching introductory courses, assisting in department labs and working for The Arts Initiative. 

Visit our application page to find detailed information about the two-step application process.