Graduate Program

ArtCenter College of Design
Pasadena, CA


Details at a Glance

  • School Type

    grad Private
  • Application Fee

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  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $24,190
  • Financial Aid Available

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Degrees Offered

MFA Art, MFA Film, MFA Graphic Design, MFA Media Design Practices, MS Industrial Design, MS Environmental Design, MS Transportation Systems & Design

Our Program

ArtCenter offers graduate degrees in creative disciplines taught by a faculty of practicing artists and designers.

From business ventures to social justice, cultural research to experimental mediums, transportation systems to spatial experiences, ArtCenter’s renowned graduate programs offer designers, artists and filmmakers exceptional opportunities to create unique and personal career and life paths.

ArtCenter’s seven distinct graduate degree programs represent an exceptional opportunity to challenge the conventional and establish a unique personal trajectory—whether you seek to create an enterprise, change the way things are done or meaningfully contribute to artistic and intellectual discourse.


  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $50


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  • checkbox-alt Certified Academic Transcripts
  • checkbox-alt Personal Statement
  • checkbox-alt Portfolio

Additional Requirements

Application & Portfolio requirements vary by program. Check the ArtCenter Admissions website for the most up-to-date requirements.

Application Deadline

Priority Deadline: January 15

Student Body

  • Total Students

    pound 241 Students


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Tuition & Financial Aid

  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $24,190
  • Financial Aid Available

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  • Average Financial Aid Offer

    grad-aid $5,943

Additional Information

  • checkbox-alt Work-study Programs Available
  • checkbox-alt Application Fee Waivers Available

Location & Contact

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