Graduate programs at University of North Carolina School of the Arts give 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 & Production and the School of Filmmaking, while the School of Music offers Master of Music degrees and a post-graduate Professional Artist Certificate.
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.
Five members of the class of 2020 are recipients of Student Artpreneur Grants of $2,500 each to support their creative work or creative enterprise: Tramaine Raphael Gray, Miles McKeller-Smith, Mayra Rodas, Lauren Blair Smith and Kayana Waller.
The School of Filmmaking at UNCSA has been recognized by leading publications of the arts and entertainment industry. Variety ranked the school in its list of top 50 entertainment programs worldwide, and Backstage ranked UNCSA in the top eight film programs for aspiring cinematographers.