Master of Fine Arts in Fine Art
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Academy of Art University offers an online fine arts degree, the Master of Fine Arts in Fine Art.  This degree provides a framework for advanced study in the fine arts.  This includes drawing and painting, printmaking, and sculpture.  Unlike the Master of Arts in Fine Art degree that focuses on creative and technical skills, this degree focuses on technical and conceptual development in figurative, abstract, or landscape work.  The Master of Fine Arts program also emphasizes skills in communication and critical analysis and requires a thesis project that is a body of professional-level artwork that demonstrates personal vision, rigor, and cohesiveness in style, group, and concept. 

Students can choose from the following emphases:

  • Drawing and Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Art University is accredited by:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Portfolio, Resume/CV, Statment of Purpose/Intent