Master of Fine Arts Admissions Image If you are interested in joining the MCAD MFA program, review the following resources and take the next step to apply for admission. Application Checklist Get a detailed list of the materials you need to include in your application to MCAD. Dates and Deadlines Stay on track by submitting your application, additional materials, and payments by the posted deadlines. Apply for Admission The online application is easy to fill out. You can save it as you go, so it doesn’t have to be completed in one sitting. After submitting your online application, the application portal will allow you to track what has been received from your additional materials (transcripts, portfolio, and letters of recommendation). Cost Explore the full cost of an MCAD education, prior to your financial aid.