The graduate program at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts gives you the opportunity to refine your craft and continue the development of your professional skills. Master of Fine Arts programs are offered in the School of Design and Production and the School of Filmmaking, while the School of Music offers Master of Music degrees and a post-graduate Professional Artist Certificate.
The Conservatory Experience
If you’re looking for somewhere that nurtures a deep focus on your art, UNCSA is the place. You will be immersed in your chosen field with instructors and peers who share your drive and dedication. The small student-to-faculty ratio allows you to work closely with faculty mentors to tailor your education to your own needs and goals, while giving you the tools you need be a dynamic artist in the professional world.
Visit + Apply
The best way to learn about UNCSA is to visit our campus, where you will experience the creative energy of our students firsthand. Whether rehearsing a scene, practicing a solo, researching a period dance in the library, or sharing ideas over lunch at The Pickle Jar, UNCSA students eat, breathe and live their art.