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Our Program

Our Master of Fine Art in Design program, a 60-credit terminal degree, combines practical problem-solving, ‘change the world’ mentality and innovative teaching in an art school experience that will help you grow as a designer, provide cross-disciplinary opportunities, and prepare you for creative leadership or teaching. Take your art or design degree to a new level at UW-Stout:

  • Outstanding reputation for undergraduate art and design programs
  • A variety of course delivery options accommodate working professionals
  • Dedicated studio and lab space for graduate students
  • Focus on leadership, sustainability, education and design practice
  • International study abroad opportunities
  • Our polytechnic approach combines creative work with innovative teaching and applied learning
  • Tailor your degree to your interests in a collaborative environment
  • Large number of accomplished faculty

Our Cross-Disciplinary Setting

  • Graphic design
  • Game design
  • Industrial design
  • Interior design
  • Interactive media
  • Entertainment design
  • Studio art
  • Art and design history


  Julie Peterson, Ph.D.
  Program Director

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