Fast Facts

BFA Tuition & Fees 2015-2016
Tuition: $35,608
General College Fees: $1,220
Room & Board: $13,836
Total: $50,664

BFA Majors – Ten majors leading to a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree

Animation & Game Arts 
Art Education
Art History
Curatorial Studies
Fashion Design
Fine Arts 
Graphic Design
Interior Design (Accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, CIDA, Interior Design Data for CIDA)
​Photography & Digital Arts


Moore provides students with the opportunity to create a customized learning experience, offering 17 tracts leading to one of 11 minors to complement the major courses of study.

Enrollment Fall 2015

406 – BFA Students
32 – Grad Students
2 – Post Bacc

First Year Retention

84% Fall 2010 returned in Fall 2011
74% Fall 2011 returned in Fall 2012
79% Fall 2012 returned in Fall 2013
83% Fall 2013 returned in Fall 2014
73% Fall 2014 returned in Fall 2015

BFA 6 yr Graduation Rate

67% Fall 2009 graduate within 6 years
57% Fall 2008 graduate within 6 years
58% Fall 2007 graduate within 6 years
56% Fall 2006 graduate within 6 years

Ethnicity Fall 2015

1.5% International
21% African American
3% Asian/Pacific Islander
7% Hispanic
59% White
6% Two or More Races
2.5% Unknown

Geographic Location Fall 2015

59% In-state
32.5% Contiguous
7% Rest of states
1.5% International

Enrollment Fall 2014

412 – BFA Students
36 – Grad Students
6 – Post Bacc

Ethnicity Fall 2014

2% International
17% African American
3% Asian/Pacific Islander
6% Hispanic
65% White
5% Two or More Races
2% Unknown

Geographic Location Fall 2014

57% In-state
25% Contiguous
16% Rest of states
2% International

Unique Paid Internship Fellowships
Required internships in every major with Student Teaching Requirement in Art Education

$1,000 Internship Fellowship for every student completing the internship or student teaching requirement. Five CompetitivePenny and Bob Fox Internship Fellowships awarded at $3,000 each.

Undergraduate Scholarship Aid and Fellowships
Extensive financial aid and scholarship opportunities

Moore annually grants $3.5 million in scholarship aid to students who demonstrate artistic and academic excellence.

Competitive leadership and travel fellowships

Exclusive International Study Programs Spring and Summer 2013
Rome Italian Style

The Locks Career Center
Life-long resource for students and alumnae in their professional pursuits throughout their career

Additional Benefits and Resources
Wireless Campus
The Art Shop selling the work of students and alumnae
Writer's Studio
Exhibition opportunities through student shows in Moore’s five professional galleries and the Student Run Gallery
Extensive Leadership Programs and Opportunities
Community Service Opportunities
City As Campus – connecting Moore students with Philadelphia’s cultural community
Penny and Bob Fox Digital Center for Digital Arts, Design and Print Media
24/7 Security