Fast Facts

BFA Tuition & Fees 2014-2015
Tuition: $35,705
Fees: $1,128
Room and Board: $13,302


BFA Majors – Ten majors leading to a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree
Art Education
Art History
Curatorial Studies
Fashion Design
Fine Arts 
Graphic Design
Interactive & Motion Arts
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 2012
482 – BFA Students
34 – Graduate Students
13 – Post Baccs


BFA Student/Faculty Ratio


BFA First-year retention
84% of Fall 2010 Freshmen Returned in Fall 2011
71% of Fall 2011 Freshmen Returned in Fall 2012


BFA 6-year graduation rate
58% of Fall 2007 Freshmen graduated within 6 years
56% of Fall 2006 Freshmen graduated within 6 years
57% of Fall 2005 Freshmen graduated within 6 years


BFA Ethnicity fall 2012
3% International
16% African American
1% Native American
4% Asian/Pacific Islander
5% Hispanic
65% White (Non-Hispanic)
5% 2+ Races
1% Unknown


NEW student BFA geographic distribution fall 2012
55% In-state
25% Contiguous states
17% Rest of U.S.
3% 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
London Now
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
Creative Writing Center
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