The Master of Arts degree follows a one year structure combining intellectually rigorous coursework with artistic practice.
UC Santa Cruz has been fully accredited since 1965 by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Being accredited means the campus has met rigorous standards for quality, capacity and effectiveness. Accreditation confers a variety of benefits, including access to federal financial aid resources.
International Student Requirements:
Please visit the UCSC Graduate Division website for details on International Student requirements.