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Master of Arts in Art


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Online MA in Art Education or Community Arts

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MA in Art

The Department of Art offers a Master of Arts in Art program. This program is quite successful in giving students the time to mature in the development of their artwork, provide valuable work experience in the visual arts through graduate assistantships, and assist in the development of portfolios that enhance the students' opportunity to compete for admission and graduate assistantships in a Master of Fine Arts program.

The Art Department of Eastern Illinois University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).


The 2015 Graduate Art Exhibition - April 4th - 26th

Opening Reception - April 11th, 5-7pm

Gallery Talk - April 21, 11am



Why Choose EIU for Your Graduate Studies?

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