The idea of paying for college can seem overwhelming, but at MCAD the reality of it doesn't have to be.

  • 97% of MCAD students receive financial aid.
  • MCAD awards more than $11M in aid annually.
  • MCAD tuition is below average for U.S. art colleges.
  • Minneapolis is much less expensive to live in than LA, Seattle, NYC, or San Francisco.*

If you are committed to getting a master's degree in art and design, MCAD is just as committed to helping you afford it. There are a number of financial aid opportunities, including scholarships, grants, loans, and graduate assistantships, available to you as an MCAD graduate student. Plus, check out this infographic about .