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Memphis College of Art


1930 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 272-5100- phone
(901) 272-5122 - fax
Toll-free - (800) 727-1088

Memphis College of Art is dedicated to preparing students for lifelong careers in art and design. An exceptional faculty, small student/faculty ratio, diverse student body and intimate setting provide an environment that nurtures talent and encourages students to take creative risks to grow as artists. MCA’s rigorous curriculum is integrated with Professional Practices, a unique program of classes and experiences that hone business and entrepreneurial skills. The Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Arts in Art Education degree programs provide professional training for a broad range of careers with undergraduate areas of study that include animation, digital cinema, digital media, drawing, graphic design, illustration, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Community education classes for youth and adults are offered throughout the year, as well as free gallery exhibitions and artist lectures. Set in Overton Park, a lush 342-acre park in Midtown Memphis that also contains the Memphis Brooks Museum, Memphis Zoo and Levitt Shell, MCA is a unique, generative environment where artists flourish.

Vital Statistics

Fall 2014 Enrollment: Graduate 69 - Undergraduate 366

Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid From Any Source: 94%

Tuition and Fees: $28,870 (undergraduate)

Tuition and Fees: $30,170 (graduate)

Room and Board: $8,600

Founded: 1936

Degrees Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2013 to Spring 2014: 76

Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1


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