Ceramics | Admission Requirements

I. Deadline: February 1
II. Admission Requirements:
  1. Applicants are required to hold the degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Arts, or Bachelor of Science from an accredited educational institution. (Applicants holding a bachelor's degree in a field other than the arts may be considered on an individual basis, if their experience and portfolio so warrant). 
  2. Application document (in one complete package):
  • Completed and signed application form
  • $60 application fee
  • Proof of adequate financial support by completing the Certification of Finances
  • A statement of purpose, describing their goals and objectives for graduate investigation and study
  • An autobiographical statement, describing what influenced the applicant to develop as an artist
  • Official transcripts in English
  • A portfolio containing examples of the applicant's recent work. 20 to 25 images, in digital form, are preferred (resolution: 72 dpi, size: 1024 pixels x 768 pixels, JPEG file format, labeled: first initial, last name 01. jpg, etc.). Slides are also acceptable. Do not send original works. 
  • Three letters of reference from instructors, colleagues, or others who know the applicant and the applicant's work.
  • TOEFL score. The minimum score is 550, 213 on the computer-based system, and 80 on the newer Internet format.
  • Interview: not required 

III. Estimated annual tuition and fees: $42,400 USD