Ohio University, based in Athens, OH offers a three-year fully funded MFA in Graphic Design. The graduate program focuses on design research within a multi-cultural world addressing social awareness and contextual messaging as content. The MFA Graphic Design Curriculum covers an extensive amount of knowledge, working with different disciplines such as outside studios, art history, and elective courses. All prospective graduate students who apply to the School of Art + Design Graduate Programs by the February 1st deadline are eligible for Stipend and Tuition Waiver funding. Additional opportunities may be available through the program.