Applications for this master's degree program are reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Apply here.

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

  • Fall Semester
    • July 1 for international students 
    • August 15 for domestic students
  • Spring Semester
    • November 1 for international students
    • December 15 for domestic students
  • Summer Semester
    • June 16

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.