Master of Fine Arts

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Program Description

UVA’s unique 2-year Master of Fine Arts program allows students to customize their course of study, linked to their individual career goals.

Students are encouraged to experiment both inside and outside of their discipline, and engage in rigorous conceptual research in order to make the most well-informed and impactful artwork.

MFA students work closely with faculty mentors to clarify their vision for the future and develop the diverse range of skills forward-thinking artists need to stand out from the crowd.

Last updated Oct 2020

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Our mission Southwest University of Visual Arts transforms lives by educating students to excel in the fields of Fine Arts, Design and Visual Communications within a student focused environment commit ... Read More

Our mission Southwest University of Visual Arts transforms lives by educating students to excel in the fields of Fine Arts, Design and Visual Communications within a student focused environment committed to the highest standards of academic achievement, scholarly inquiry, creativity and citizenship in a diverse world community. Our values and ideals Southwest University of Visual Arts operates to fulfill its mission according to an established set of values and ideals that support the goals of the University. These values and ideals serve as the compass that guides the institution’s plan and its day-to-day activities and decisions. Read less