Non-toxic Printmaking Adv. Cert.

Graduate Admissions Counselor

David Wivell

Department Contact

Elizabeth Kronfield

Admission Deadlines & Requirements

Program Available Online? No
Application Deadline February 15 Priority Deadline
Admit Term Fall
Entrance Exam None
English Language Exams:
TOEFL (Internet) 80
PTE Academic 58


Priority deadline - COMPLETE applications that are received by this date are given priority consideration for admission and financial aid (if applicable). Applications received after the priority deadline will be considered on a space-available basis.

Rolling - There is no specific deadline for applications; applications will be accepted and reviewed throughout the year until the program reaches capacity.

Program overview

The advanced certificate in non-toxic printmaking offers technical training and retraining for artists and printmaking professionals seeking a comprehensive working knowledge of non-toxic printmaking techniques, including a study of methodology and aesthetic applications.


Non-toxic printmaking, advanced certificate, typical course sequence

Course Sem. Cr. Hrs.
First Year
FNAS-607 Non-Toxic Printmaking I 6
FNAS-608 Non-Toxic Printmaking II 6
Total Semester Credit Hours 12

Admission requirements

To be considered for admission to the advanced certificate in non-toxic printmaking, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Complete a graduate application.
  • Hold a BFA or MFA, or be recognized as a master printer or professional print maker.
  • Submit a slide portfolio (betwen 10-20 slides).
  • Submit official transcripts (in English) of all previously completed undergraduate and graduate course work.
  • Submit a personal statement of educational objectives.
  • Submit a current resume or curriculum vitae.
  • Submit three letters of recommendation from academic or professional sources.
  • International applicants whose native language is not English must submit scores from the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE. A minimum TOEFL score of 80 (internet-based) is required. A minimum IELTS score of 6.5 is required. The English language test score requirement is waived for native speakers of English or for those submitting transcripts from degrees earned at American institutions.

Additional information

Gainful employment

Information regarding costs and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code and occupational profiles for this program can be viewed at

Career Outcomes

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