The Master of Fine Arts in Emerging Media program offers tracks in Animation and Visual Effects, Digital Media, Entrepreneurial Digital Cinema, and Studio Art and the Computer. The MFA is a terminal scholarly and creative degree suitable for those students wishing to pursue careers as professors in higher education or as creative leaders in industry.
The Animation and Visual Effects track requires 60 credit hours, and the other three tracks require 66 credit hours. Students in all tracks follow a three-year cohort style program (six full-time semesters excluding summers). Degree credit is obtained in theory courses, electives, supervised research, and a thesis project. Students progress through the program by taking required classes in particular semesters. Students must remain with their cohort in order to remain in good academic standing and graduate.
Apply now to get started on a University of Central Florida Graduate Program. Complete the online application and you’ll be on your way to earning a master’s degree, doctorate or graduate certificate.