Photography and Related Media MFA
- Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
- The MFA program accepts approximately 15 students a year
Cooperative Education & Experiential Education Component
- Students have optional co-op and/or internship work assignments
Salary InformationCo-op: ID
Student Skills & CapabilitiesThis MFA degree prepares advanced students for employment in higher education, museum or gallery work, publishing, printing, digital media, and for careers as fine art image-makers.
Equipment & FacilitiesGraduate students have dedicated individual studio spaces as well as dedicated digital labs. They work with an abundance of equipment in imaging and printing technologies for traditional, alternative and digital fine art applications. Graduate students have access to up-to-date computers, scanners, software, and printers. A wide variety of shooting studios are also available, along with a dedicated graduate space for experimental activities and displays. The Photo School “Cage” contains a wide-range of DSLR and video cameras, including Nikon, Canon, Sony, and Leica, as well as a large inventory of lenses. There is also a significant inventory of medium format and large format cameras as well as a myriad of accessories for the still and moving image.
Selected Employer Hiring PartnersTime.com, National Gallery of Art, Pier 59 Studio, Supreme Digital, Splashlight studios, personal photography studios, Southwest Airlines, The Daily Hampshire Gazette, Dune studios, George Eastman House, Brenner Photo Productions, The White House, Borg & Ide Imaging, Columbia University Medical Center, National Georgraphic, Wegmans, Magazine at The Wall Street Journal and more.
Contact UsWe appreciate your interest in your career and we will make every effort to help you succeed. Feel free to contact Morgan Faas, the career services coordinator who works with the Photography and Related Media MFA program. You can access information about services through our web site at https://www.rit.edu/careerservices.
Rochester Institute of Technology . Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education
Bausch & Lomb Center
57 Lomb Memorial Drive . Rochester NY 14623-5603