MFA in Communication Design
SACI’s MFA in Communication Design program provides students with a unique opportunity to explore intensively and expand exponentially their personal practice through direct exposure to historical and contemporary 2D design approaches rooted in Europe and international in scope. Active participation and critical dialogue are fostered through frequent exchanges with SACI faculty members, visiting instructors, and guest lecturers.
Students visit the studios of cutting-edge designers, view exhibitions by emerging and established designers, and travel to design fairs throughout Italy and elsewhere in Europe. Instruction aims at stimulating growth and expanding consciousness by encouraging daily contact with the art of Tuscany, whether through viewing the masterpieces exhibited in its world-renowned museums or through immersion in Florence’s rich and colorful city life—dual and intertwined sources of fascination and inspiration for contemporary artists and designers. Students are encouraged to situate their own practice within this broad cultural panorama in ways that will equip them with essential career tools.
Authorized by the Delaware Department of Education to confer a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Studio Art degree with an emphasis in Painting or Drawing, and a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Photography, A Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Communication Design, an
Students who have earned, or will have earned, a bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, may apply for admission to the program. A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 is required. A minimum undergraduate or GPA average in Design course work is 3.3.
International Student Requirements:
Those whose native language is not English who have not demonstrated English-language proficiency through prior study in the English language at an institution of higher learning will be required to demonstrate English-language proficiency.
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International Financial Aid: Yes
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