Admissions - MFA Programs

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APPLICATION DEADLINES

The M.F.A. program commences studies in the Fall (September) semester only. 

The applicant submits the application, plus the application fee by the application deadline. The Master of Fine Arts/Master of Music Program Committee reviews the application.

Please note that all paper work must be received by the Registrar's Office on or before the deadlines.

Application Deadline: February 1 for Fall semester

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants normally must meet the following minimum requirements before the University will consider admission:

  • A University of Lethbridge baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent from another recognized degree-granting institution, in the discipline of interest or in a closely cognate discipline. The University of Lethbridge reserves the right to determine whether degrees and other academic programs completed elsewhere are equivalent to University of Lethbridge baccalaureate degrees
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.00 (based on a 4.00 scale) on the last 20 graded university-level semester courses.

Applicants are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Preference is given to a student whose proposed creative work is related to a supervisor's area of expertise. An applicant will be required to present an audition or a portfolio of creative work for evaluation.

An applicant whose first language is not English must meet the English Language Proficiency (ELP) Requirement for Graduate Studies.

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