Prospective Graduates and General Information

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All applicants to the Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design are required to submit:

– Completed online application (no paper applications accepted)
– Application Deadline is January 15th.
– $50 application fee
– Portfolio for the MFA and MA.ed degrees — Statement of Intent and Portfolio Submission
– Writing sample for Art History
– Statement of intent
– Three letters of recommendation, Studio and Art Education
– Three letters of recommendation, Art History
– Two official transcripts from all other schools that you have attended
– GRE or MAT test scores for the M.A.Ed. degree in Art Education GRE test scores for the M.A. degree in Art History

Points to consider when choosing the Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design for the M.F.A. program

– M.F.A. degree that is NASAD accredited
– M.F.A. accepted student receive full tuition waivers and monthly stipends as part of teaching assistantships
– Awards available including competitive Welch Fellowships
– Three year M.F.A. program
– Graduate thesis exhibition
– Third year M.F.A. candidates have the opportunity to participate in a major juried group show
– Located in a major metropolitan city
– Diverse international student body

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If you get lost in the process or need additional information, please contact:

Anthony Craig Drennen
Graduate Director
Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design
Georgia State University
10 Peachtree Center Ave., Room 124 Art & Humanities Bldg.
Atlanta, GA 30303

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Application deadlines for MFA Studio and MA Art History is February 1, 2018. 
Application deadline for MAEd is April 1, 2018