United States Doctorates in Fine Arts and Design PhD Programs
Earn a doctorate in fine arts and design. Search available Ph.D. programs in fine arts in design on GradSchools.com. Fine arts and design doctoral programs are available in many specializations. If you want to perform advanced work or research in the fine arts earning a Ph.D. in Fine Arts and Design might be a good option for you!
- Troy, NYTroy, NY
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
The Arts Department offers two graduate programs exploring an integrated, multidisciplinary approach to experimental arts practice with a focus on the uses and cultural implications of contemporary technologies. The MFA in interdisciplinary electro...
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
The Catholic University of America
The School of Music offers the Master of Arts degree in musicology with an emphasis in music history or theory; a joint degree program in music librarianship (Master of Arts degree in musicology and the Master of Science in Library Science); the Master...
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
Purdue University offers advanced study leading to the M.F.A. degree in art education, fine arts, industrial design, and visual communications design, and the Ph.D. in Art Education. To receive the M.F.A. degree, students must complete 60 credit hours.
- West Lafayette, IN
- Gainesville, FLGainesville, FL
The University of Florida
Degree Programs prepare students for professional entry in the field of music or teaching. Placement in the MM program is determined by audition, academic credentials, and diagnostic testing. Programs are accredited by National Association of Schools of...
- Gainesville, FL
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
The Shepherd School offers the four-year Bachelor of Music degree and the two-year Master of Music degree in performance, composition, conducting, music history, and music theory, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in composition and selected areas o...
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
Fielding Graduate University
The PhD in Media Psychology applies theories of psychology to the study of how media and technology impact human behavior.
- New Brunswick, NJNew Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University of New Jersey
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
- Waltham, MAWaltham, MA
The Music department’s graduate programs concentrate in two areas: Composition and Theory, and Musicology. The department also offers, in conjunction with the program in women's and gender studies, a Joint M.A.
- Waltham, MA
- Waltham, MA
- Denton, TXDenton, TX
University of North Texas
The University of North Texas College of Music is one of the finest comprehensive music schools in the nation. Music students from around the world come to pursue their passion for music at UNT, cultivating their skills in one of our many outstanding prog...
- Denton, TX
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
Students specialize in the study of the major instrument and take courses outside the major area that support advanced musical and academic development. The Department of Instrumental Studies provides the potential professional performer and/or teacher...
- Philadelphia, PA
- Kent, OHKent, OH
Kent State University
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Music Theory–Composition prepares composers, research scholars and college/university teachers in the areas of music theory and composition.
- Virginia Beach, VAVirginia Beach, VA
Offers concentrations in Communication Studies, Cinema-Television (Directing, Editing, Producing, Critical Studies, Script & Screenwriting), Theatre Arts (Acting/Directing, Educational Theatre & Ministry), & Journalism (Broadcast News/Print/Internet).
- Bloomington, INBloomington, IN
The Indiana University School of Music is widely respected as one of the world's mostcomprehensive institutions for musical studies. By providing the academic programs of agreat university with the atmosphere of a conservatory, the school offers a coord...
- Bloomington, IN
- Columbia, SCColumbia, SC
University of South Carolina
The School of Music offers programs of study leading to the Certificate of Graduate Study in MusicPerformance; to the degree of Master of Music in performance, composition, conducting, jazz studies, musictheory, music history, opera theater, or piano pe...
- Columbia, SC
- Denton, TXDenton, TX
Texas Woman's University
The programs in dance are designed to prepare dance artists, scholars and/or educators who are well-grounded in the theories and contexts of dance as an art form. Integrating the aesthetic, critical, historical, cultural and dance making dimensions, the...
- Kansas City, MOKansas City, MO
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Comprehensive programs in music and dance. Approximately 250 graduate students out of a total Conservatory enrollment of 575.
- Cincinnati, OHCincinnati, OH
University of Cincinnati
The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music offers undergraduate and graduate programs in music composition in the Division of Composition, History, Theory and Literature. The D.M.A. in composition may include a cognate in computer and el...
- Cincinnati, OH