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Thank you for your interest in Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Here you'll join a community of artists with exceptional talent, diverse points of view, and intense curiosity.

Massachusetts College of Art and Design welcomes applications for admission from students with a minimum of a high school diploma who are passionate about the visual and media arts.

MassArt offers bachelor of fine arts degrees in 18 disciplines spanning the fine arts, design, art education, and art history, as well as graduate degrees in the fine arts, design innovation, dynamic media, architecture, and art education. Certificates are available in fashion, graphic, furniture and industrial design.

Undergraduate   Graduate   Certificates

First-Time College Students

Although the priority deadline for Fall 2021 has passed, we continue to accept applications on an ongoing, space-available basis. Complete your application as soon as possible to receive a decision in a timely fashion.

Apply as a First-Time Undergraduate

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Why MassArt?

My time here at MassArt has been time for me to learn about art, but the thing that I'm most grateful for is the chance for me to learn about myself and who I am."

- Nick Peladeau
'18 BFA Art Education

Contact Us

Staff members of the Admissions Office are working remotely during the Fall 2020 semester, and the office is closed to the public. If you have questions for an admissions counselor or interest in a portfolio review, there are many ways to connect. For general inquiries, the best way to reach us at this time is by filling out the form below or emailing