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Launch or Expand your Professional Career as an Artist

Join a community of eclectic creators in our two-year online MFA degree program that fosters innovative thinking and activism through art.

Program highlights include:

  • Low-residency, distance-learning format designed for working professionals
  • Passionate faculty committed to developing your unique voice and career
  • One-on-one mentorships with working artists in your medium
  • Six-day intensives in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area twice a year
  • Progressive pedagogy and multifaceted arts education
  • Accelerated MFA degree options

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