The application deadline for all graduate programs is February 1, 2015.  Graduate Studies at Moore is also pleased to announce two new degree programs: MA in Art & Social Engagement and MFA in Community Practice expected to launch summer 2015! 



  • Completed Application
  • $60 Application Fee
  • On-Site Interview (out of state applicants can arrange for telephone or Skype interviews)
  • Statement of Intent
  • Writing Sample (not required for MFA in Studio Art)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume / CV
  • Official Transcripts
  • A digital portfolio (we accept online portfolios with a link to a URL, PowerPoint presentation formats, and CD’s) Visit Graduate Portfolio Requirements for program specific details.
  • English proficiency: TOEFL scores: 592 IBT (Internet-based test), 580 PBT (Paper-based test), 237 CBT (computer-based test) IELTS score of 6.5


Moore College of Art & Design
Admissions Office – Graduate Studies
20th Street & The Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1179 USA


If you have questions and would like additional help with the application process, please call 215.965.4016 or 1.800.523.2025 (for out of state only) or email
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