Graduate studies at HFA are exciting and accomplished. Our 14 academic departments each offer opportunities to earn masters/professional degrees, doctoral degrees, graduate certificates, or all three.

Committed to excellence with an emphasis on diversity, our programs attract applicants from every state in the country and from around the world.

These programs offer optimal training in careers as artists, critics, performers, teachers, and writers. Graduate students are priviledged to work closely with diverse and distinguished facultymany of whom are internationally recognized experts in their fieldsand to become experts themselves.