MFA

MFA

The Master of Fine Arts in the Book Arts requires a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit and includes a thesis project. The required 60 semester hours include at least 30 hours in core courses, in scholarly inquiry and material analysis courses, and in workshops and outside credits. 30 hours are Studio Practice Electives, open-ended electives, and thesis hours. Thesis credits may total 6 hours. Disciplines within the Studio Practice Area are Artist Bookwork, Bookbinding, Digital Bookwork, Lettering Arts, Letterpress Printing, and Papermaking. A list of UICB courses can be found here at the UI course catalog.