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Marywood University is more than higher education.

It's about taking your education higher. Our graduate programs are known for their rigor, comprehensiveness, and opportunities for scholarship, research, and field work. Students find a wide range of offerings covering a broad spectrum of professional disciplines.

Master of Fine Arts - Visual Arts

The graduate visual arts program, taught by outstanding faculty artists and scholars, offers a two year, 60 credit MFA degree in Visual Arts.  Students choose a cross-disciplinary approach to their studies, supporting their concentrations with pursuits in printmaking, painting, ceramics, sculpture, drawing, photography, and jewelry. A critical academic core in art history, aesthetics and criticism, uniquely positions Marywood students for success in their future professional careers. Students in the MFA in Visual Arts program are expected to take at least 12 credits per semester. 

Areas of Concentration

To learn more about pursuing your MFA degree in Visual Arts, please contact the appropriate area coordinator:

ConcentrationArea CoordinatorEmail
Clay Matt Povse
Sculpture Robert Griffith
Painting Pamela Parsons
Printmaking Peter Hoffer
Photography Sam Olfano