College of Fine Arts and Communication


Studio Art (M.F.A.)

Application Deadline

2/1 for fall admission

Admission Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree, preferably in art.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.00 for full admission, 2.75 for conditional admission. All GPA calculations for admission are based upon the last 60 credits of undergraduate and post-baccalaureate study.
  • Submit a CD (Mac/PC compatible, or one CD for each platform). A contact sheet with thumbnail images and descriptions (name, year, dimensions, materials) must accompany the CD. The CD must contain:
    • 20 individual .jpg images:
      • 72 dpi
      • No larger than 1024x786 resolution
      • Image names should be lastname_firstname_##.jpg (i.e. smith_john_01.jpg)
    • A PowerPoint presentation of those images
    • Any QuickTime/interactive files in addition and supplemental to the 20 jpg images

Send the following admission materials to the Graduate School Office, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252:

  • A letter of intent: statement of your objectives
  • A current resume
  • Two narrative letters of recommendation (Hard copies or online recommendations are accepted – hard copies must attach personal assessment form.)
  • A CD portfolio of work: 20 labeled jpegs or PDF with 20 images on a CD with image list.

 


Tonia Matthews
 

Tonia Matthews
410-704-2803
tmattews@towson.edu

 

 

 

 

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