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Art History/Art+Design Dual MA/MFA

Fall Deadline

February 1

Spring Deadline

Admission not offered


Application Requirements

Students interested in MFA/MA option must submit separate applications to both the MFA Visual Arts program and the MA Art History MA program and must be admitted to both programs.

A complete online application will contain:

  • Nonrefundable application fees for both applications
    • MFA Visual Arts: $85 nonrefundable application fee
    • MA Art History: $80 nonrefundable application fee
  • Completed graduate application forms
MA Art History
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • 1-2 writing samples
MFA Visual Arts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Portfolio

Complete Your Application

Submit all of the following in one package:

Mail your complete package to:

Office of Admissions
Attn: Graduate Admissions
Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY 10577

Your application will not be considered complete until you have submitted all required official transcripts and, if applicable, test scores to the above address.