Applications are carefully reviewed annually by the full Michigan State University Studio Art Faculty. Seeking stand out creative research across our many areas of study. Applications are evaluated based on practice and scholarly research of the most enduring creative media, innovation using the latest technology, and the investigation of the rich intersections between them. Students are admitted to the Master of Fine Arts degree program in Studio Art to begin during the Fall semester only. Admission decisions are typically announced in early March. Funding offers are extended in early April.