Application information and requirements for the Department of Film and Media Arts master of fine arts (M.F.A.) degree programs in art photography, computer art, and film are listed below.


  • Application deadline: February 1 for fall admission
  • To be considered for merit-based awards, please submit your application by February 1.
  • Department of Film and Media Arts programs currently do not offer spring admission.

Application Process

Step 1: Apply to the Syracuse University Graduate School

Step 2: Submit Your Portfolio

Once your application has been submitted and reviewed by the faculty committee, you may be contacted to arrange for an online meeting to discuss your interest in the program and how it relates to your future goals.

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