What will I learn?

Use technology, innovation, and creativity to tackle design challenges in content, print, web, interactive, exhibition, and interface.

What You’ll Learn

The Digital Art & Design - Graphic Design, M.F.A. is one of the most competitive and highly-regarded programs in the field, offering you the opportunity to develop strong conceptual, aesthetic, and innovative visual projects.

You’ll work in our advanced visualization facility using the latest industry-standard software and hardware, including 3-D printing/rapid prototyping, laser cutters, and immersive environments such as Oculus Rift. You’ll learn from accomplished, full-time faculty who are successful visual artists and creative multimedia designers with experience ranging from fine and digital arts to emerging technology such as virtual, augmented, and mixed reality.

Career Options

Art Director
Graphic Designer
Motion Graphics Designer
UI/UX Designer

Which department am I in?

School of Architecture and Design

Study options

Full Time (60 credit hours)

Tuition fees
$84,000.00 (61,76,471) per year
USD $1,400 per credit

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 December 2021

Start date

24 January 2022


New York Institute of Technology

1855 Broadway (at 61st Street),

New York,

10023, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. The following minimum scores required for full admission to graduate programs are: IELTS score: 6.0; TOEFL (iBT) score: 79; Pearson PTE score: 53.

For international students

B.F.A. degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university.
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0.

If your GPA is below the requirement, you may be asked to take the GRE and submit your score.

The following minimum scores required for full admission to graduate programs are:

IELTS score: 6.0
TOEFL (iBT) score: 79
Pearson PTE score: 53

Applications are reviewed on a rolling admission basis, as long as space is available.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About New York Institute of Technology

More than USD 40 million is awarded in scholarships per year with 82% of undergraduate students receiving some form of financial aid.

  • 94% of graduates employed within one year of graduation
  • Diverse student body representing 90 countries
  • Two campuses in New York offering a traditional campus feel
  • Impressively low student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1