October 21, 2020

Graduate History of Art and Design Applications Open for Fall 2021

Pratt Institute

Courtesy Pratt Institute.

Located at Pratt’s 25-acre main campus in Brooklyn, New York, Pratt Institute’s Department of History of Art and Design offers the following degree and certificate options for graduate students: MA History of Art and Design / MA History of Art and Design / MSLIS / Advanced Certificate in Museum Studies.

When exploring Pratt’s degree options, you will find participants studying 17th-century frescoes in Venice, 19th-century Dogon figures in the conservation laboratory at the Brooklyn Museum, and more. Pratt Institute is an exceptional place to study the history of art and design. Its landmarked campus attracts leading artists, designers, historians, and theorists and is minutes from the studios, galleries, private collections, libraries, and museums that make New York a premier international art center.

The faculty is comprised of distinguished scholars who focus on the intellectual and professional growth of students. Their expertise, dedication, and innovation can be seen in Pratt’s broad range of courses, the academic and professional opportunities available, and most importantly, in the quality of our graduate students’ work.

Outstanding internship opportunities are available to students at places like The Brooklyn Museum, Christie’s, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The New York Historical Society, Sotheby’s, and many more.

Applying: View admissions requirements.

Scholarships: Graduate scholarships are available to incoming domestic and international students based on merit. All students are considered; no separate application is required.

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Pratt Institute is ranked among the top design schools by BusinessWeek and fifth in the world out of 50 art and design colleges by QS World University Rankings by Subject. Top ranked programs, a distinguished faculty of professional artists and designers, and an ideally located main campus in Brooklyn, New York, make Pratt an excellent choice for graduate study.

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