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School of Art
Graduate Student Advising

your Advisor

The School of Art graduate advisor is Tricia Earl, MFA. She can assist you with general advising needs such as your degree plan, registration, and overrides for courses; assist all graduate program coordinators; and act as liaison with the TTU Graduate School. Additionally, Tricia can help you work through challenges that may arise and guide you to resources, options, and strategies within the University. 

degree plans & Class schedules

Degree plans and course checklists for all graduate programs are found in the information you receive from your degree program coordinator. 

Program coordinators

Master of Art Education: Dr. Rina Little

Interim MA Art History Coordinator: Theresa Flanigan, PhD

MA Art History: Dr Kevin Chua

MFA Studio Art: Cody Arnall, MFA

Interim Interdisciplinary PhD in Fine Arts: Coordinator: Andres Peralta, PhD

Interdisciplinary PhD in Fine Arts: Dr. Kevin Chua 

graduate degree handbooks

graduate student advisory council

SoA-GSAC - Members work closely with the Director to disseminate information and collect graduate student concerns and issues to bring to the Director's attention.  Collaboration between fields of study is encouraged to represent students in matters of the College and University.  The SoA-GSAC does not replace the J.T. and Margaret Talkington College of Visual and Performing Arts Graduate Advisor Committee. 


Patricia A. Earl


Contact the Advisor

Patricia A. Earl
Senior Academic Advisor