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Graduate Admission

MICA's graduate students are the center of their own education.

Start here to understand how MICA's graduate studies have helped brilliant artists, designers, teachers, curators, and thinkers level-up, pushing the boundaries of their own practice to engage meaningfully in contemporary art and design. 

Mid-Winter Holiday Office Hours

Office of Graduate Admission Holiday Hours

Maryland Institute College of Art's campus will be closed from December 24, 2020 and will reopen on January 4, 2021. During that time, our staff will not be available to answer questions.

Whether you are celebrating winter holidays, summer holidays, or the new solar year, the Office of Graduate Admission wishes you the very best. We look forward to speaking with you in 2021!

Apply for 2021 Graduate Study

Round 1 Application Deadline: January 19, 2929

The Office of Graduate Admission is currently accepting application for MFA and MA study in 2021. The next deadline will be January 19, 2021.

Connect with Graduate Admission

Webinars for Graduate Applicants

The Office of Graduate Admission will host two unique webinars for prospective graduate students in January. Register to connect with graduate counselors about applications, scholarship, programming, and more.

January 8, 9AM EST: Session for International Candidates
January 13, 10AM EST: General Session for all Candidates

Alumni & Outcomes

Meet MICA's Graduate Alumni

MICA's graduate alumni can be found around the globe. From personal practice to professional impact, MICA's alumni are re-making the world.