Master of Fine Arts

Faculty Announced for Master of Fine Arts Program

Wilson College’s new, low-residency Master of Fine Arts program launching this summer has finalized the faculty who will lead the inaugural session.

Wilson Launches Master of Fine Arts Program, Names Director

Wilson College has named internationally renowned choreographer RoseAnne Spradlin as director of a new, low-residency Master of Fine Arts program that begins this summer, offering concentrations in visual arts and choreography.

Registration and Academic Procedures MFA

Students must formally register for the Summer Residency Intensive at least six weeks before the beginning of the Summer Residency Intensive and four weeks before any academic year semester. Registration is processed through the office of the director. Late registration must be approved by the director.

Admission Criteria MFA

The MFA program begins with the Summer Residence Intensive and incoming students should plan accordingly.

Degree program admission is based on the following criteria:

Tuition and Fees MFA


Students entering the program in 2016 are guaranteed a total tuition rate of $30,000 (60 semester hours x $500/semester hour = $30,000) through graduation in 2018.


Master of Fine Arts 2016 Costs

There is no Application fee.

Enrollment deposit: After acceptance into the program, a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $400 is payable no later than April 13, 2016.

Housing deposit: $200, Due April 13, 2016

MFA Director

We are currently transitioning to a new MFA director, to be named soon!

Curriculum MFA

Most of the Wilson College MFA courses mix choreographers with visual artists to provide a broad interdisciplinary experience. Ample time is provided for medium-specific classroom and studio work as well. Of course, the home-based Independent Studio Work is quite specific to the discipline.

MFA Course Descriptions

First Summer Residency Intensive

Fast Facts MFA

Fast Facts:


A Curriculum You Can Use

  •     Designed for professionals with limited time               
  • ­    Two summer residency intensives and two academic years online
  • ­    Learning community of like-minded artists


Summer Residency Intensive

  • ­    Immersion four-week experience
  • ­    Instruction tailored to students’ needs
  • ­    Studio space
  • ­    Bucolic location with full urban access



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