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Fine and Performing Arts, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The faculty and students serve the area through a quality undergraduate professional arts program with performances and exhibits enhancing the aesthetic and cultural awareness of the campus and region while preparing students for careers in the arts, teaching and for advanced study. The department engages in scholarly activity that fosters artistic integrity, scholarship and an appreciation for continued learning.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

In keeping with the Department of Visual and Theatre Arts’ primary mission, graduates of the BFA degree program in Fine and Performing Arts will:

  • Exhibit skill and depth of application in the primary emphasis: visual art, graphic design, art education, dance education, or theatre.
  • Integrate knowledge and practice of other arts disciplines into their primary emphasis.
  • Apply critical and analytical methodologies in their primary emphasis.
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of the scope of the arts and their contribution to a global society.
  • Construct a personal aesthetic perspective.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Graduates from high schools with state accreditation may enter the university by meeting one of the following criteria:

  • a composite score of 21 or above on the American College Test (ACT) or 980 SAT (ERW+M) and a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.7 or above on a 4.0 scale, OR
  • a composite score of 19 or above on the ACT or 900 SAT (ERW+M) and a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11583 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11583 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    4611 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4611 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Martinez

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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