Apply here. The Summer 2024 cohort is forming now and will be the last cohort to complete this program. This program is set to close after the incoming cohort finishes the program. Enrollment to this program will be permanently closed after June 7th. Students admitted to the program before June 7th will form the program's final cohort. 

STEP 1: Requirements for Catholic University Graduate School

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.F.A.)
  • Transcripts (accumulative GPA of 3.0)

All applicants to the M.A. in Art Education are eligible for an endowment-based scholarship. For international students, a credential evaluation of your coursework will be provided free of charge by the University.

STEP 2: Portfolio Requirements for Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art

  • 10-15 pieces that show breadth of skills and knowledge of various artistic media (additional artist statement preferred). Please email a pdf to

Requirements for review if GPA is below 3.0:

  • Statement of purpose (1-2 pages)
  • 1 Letter of Recommendation
  • Resumé or CV

Application Deadlines

  • Summer Semester
    • June 7

Your Story Begins Here

On this campus. In these classrooms. This story is as much yours as it is ours, and we can’t wait to see what you do with it. The story you create here may be the most important one you ever write.