Admissions Requirements for Design Thinking MFA

Because the MFA in Art-Design Thinking is a 100% online graduate degree program, students hale from a variety of backgrounds. The diversity of the student body is one of the program's positive attributes.

Students may apply to the MFA in Art-Design Thinking program through Radford University’s College of Graduate Studies and Research

Requirements for Admission to the MFA in Design Thinking

Individual applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Applicants who can demonstrate evidence of creativity and leadership are most qualified. An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is prefered.

The following materials are required:

  • Three letters of reference
  • Transcripts reflecting undergraduate degrees and grade point averages
  • Resume or vita reflecting prior work experience/work history
  • Statement of philosophy, overall goals and why obtaining this degree is important for your future