Master of Fine Arts in Graphic Design (MFA) Sharpen Your Creative Skills


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100% online,* 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Visual communication is becoming more and more interactive, and the need for graphic designers to achieve the goals and needs of corporations, small businesses, and entrepreneurs continue to grow. Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Graphic Design is designed to help you succeed in the arts and visual communication industry.

Our masters in graphic design courses are constructed to train you to communicate in a way that is visually appealing through typography, digital illustration, digital imaging, and design techniques. With mastery of these skills, our graphic design MFA can give you a competitive edge over other artists in the design industry.

Liberty University’s master’s in graphic design degree can empower you to work innovatively and reach your highest potential. With an MFA in Graphic Design, you can gain hands-on, rigorous training from professors with years of experience to enhance your artistic abilities. Your ambition and talent, mixed with your professor’s knowledge and experience, can help equip you to meet challenging projects head-on as you learn to connect with the world through your designs.

*Some exclusions apply. Please refer to our exclusions page for more information.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Liberty’s master’s in graphic design program is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. All of our MFA classes are taught from a Christian worldview by knowledgeable professors who share your passion for the arts.

One of the best reasons to choose Liberty’s MFA in Graphic Design online degree program is because of the valuable internship incorporated into this degree. You’ll complete a 180-hour internship under the supervision of a professional working in the field of graphic arts design. Along with your internship, you can also gain invaluable experience in a 90-hour practicum where you will compile a body of creative work.

Graphic arts design internships and practicums are the best way to bridge the gap between earning a college degree and finding a job in your field. Internships help provide valuable on-the-job experience, giving you relevant training to help in your career decisions.

Our master’s in graphic design online degree can take you on an exciting exploration of the latest technological advances in the design industry. Our online graphic arts design courses can help sharpen your understanding of 3D art, publication, and game design, as well as vector illustration, digital photography, and many more intriguing areas of digital art. You can also gain foundational knowledge in interactive designing and professional practices. With a master’s in graphic design from Liberty, you can prepare to become a valuable asset to future companies.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

Graduate Full Time $565/Credit
Graduate Part Time $615/Credit
Military Graduate $275/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)

*Not applicable to certificates.