Graduate Admissions Checklist

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Image description: Several people in the Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery admiring the artwork being displayed

Deadline for Admission to the School of Art:

Complete MA and MFA SlideRoom submission by 11:59pm, February 17, 2021.
Complete MDes SlideRoom submission by 11:59pm, May 1, 2021.

NOTE: Exception in Art Education where materials are due by December 3rd at 11:59pm. See below.

School of Art Checklist

All applicants

  1. ______ Statement of Purpose
  2. ______ Resume
  3. ______ 3 original letters of recommendation recently dated

MA in Art Education only

  1.  ______ Teaching Philosophy
  2.  ______ Statement of Research in Art Education

MA in Art History only

  1. ______ Sample research paper
  2. ______ Position statement

MDes in Integrative Design only

  1. ______ 10 to 15 design projects
  2. ______ corresponding project information
  3. ______ recommendation letters should define candidate’s creative thinking, problem-solving and leadership skill sets

MFA in Studio Art only

  1. ______ 10 to 20 images
  2. ______ corresponding image list

Questions regarding the submission process should be directed to:


Lisa Molnar
1000 Fine Arts Center
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403-0204
(419) 372-5529
Fax: (419)372-2544
lmolnar@bgsu.edu