Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Master of Arts in Art

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Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.- Art

Format: Online

Program Description:

Northwestern State University offers a comprehensive Master’s degree for the transitional professional. This degree is especially important for both experts and students of art who wish to improve their skills, advance in rank as teachers or designers, or to prepare for advancement to a terminal MFA or Ph.D. Graduate students may specialize in a particular area of interest such as painting, sculpture, or graphic design so long as the graduate faculty of the School approves their proposed course of study. Northwestern’s art facilities include specialized studios that provide all the tools necessary for the creation of multimedia graphic design, painting, drawing, photography, sculpture (in all media), ceramics, printmaking, and experimental processes. The graduate art faculty is comprised of professional artists and researchers dedicated to maintaining a high level of performance and scholarship in the education of their students. Northwestern State University offers a comprehensive Master’s degree for the transitional professional. This degree is especially important for both experts and students of art who wish to improve their skills, advance in rank as teachers or designers, or to prepare for advancement to a terminal MFA or Ph.D. THIS PROGRAM CAN BE DONE ONLINE

Accreditation:

Northwestern State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s and specialist’s degrees.

International Student Requirements:

Admission for International Students To be admitted for graduate study, international students must present to Northwestern State University an evaluation of their educational credentials by a United States professional evaluating service that has been approved by the university. International students must also meet all requirements for admission to the Graduate School. In addition, other documents required are: official TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores (minimum score of 500 paper and 173 computer), an official Financial Statement Certification verifying bank funds available in U.S. dollars, an Educational Experience by Years list, a Health Form, and Immunization Record. All admission records must be on file at least 30 days prior to the date of registration. International students are only admitted on a conditional basis for the first 12 hours (see conditional admission).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

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