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What You Learn

You can pursue a specific degree in studio arts, certification or supervision that fits your career goals.

  • Rediscover the passion that led you to the field of art, by stepping back into the studio and classroom

  • Enhance your artistic skills, and techniques and conceptual thinking as an artist and/or educator

  • Study the philosophical and psychological underpinnings of art and artistic expression

  • Gain new insights, inspiration and perspective as an artist and fine arts educator

  • Work, interact and share ideas with other professional artists and art educators

  • Enrich your professional profile, and fuel your creative intelligence and expressive voice.

Application Deadline
Fall: June 30
Spring: December 1

Admission Requirements

Note: It is recommended that potential students consult with the program coordinator to determine program eligibility prior to making a formal application to Kean University.

M.A. in Fine Arts, Studio

M.A. in Fine Arts, Certification Option

M.A. in Fine Arts, Supervision Option

Program Coordinator
Joseph Amorino, Ed.D.
(908) 737-4403

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Discovering the metal art studio at Kean University, as well as Professor Jen Crupi, ignited a career for me. After graduation, I received a Puffin Foundation Grant and spent time making art in India. The support from the Kean Foundation and the Fine Arts Department allowed growth and success."

Celeste Regal '14 M.A. Studio
Artist/Writer/Owner, Gypsy Ghost Studio, former artist-in-residence at a college in India

The Classroom and Beyond

At Kean, we believe learning extends far beyond the walls of our classrooms and labs. That's why we encourage you to get involved in clubs and organizations and pursue internships that will advance your career. Find out more.

After Kean

Graduates of the master's program in fine arts find rewarding and creative work as:

  • Art educators
  • Museum educators
  • Professional artists or writers
  • Fine arts supervisors
  • Artisans in a variety of visual arts fields
  • Jewelry designers
  • Studio artists
  • Community arts coordinators
  • Private art school owners and instructors
  • College artists-in-residence

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