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Communication Design

The New School

12 months
53044 USD/year
53044 USD/year
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The Communication Design MPS program at The New School is tailored to practicing designers seeking to enhance their digital skills and leadership potential as well as professionals with relevant design experience who want to enter the field.


The Communication Design MPS program at The New School encompasses the full product development cycle in communication design — from idea conception to prototyping to feedback-based refinements — and familiarizes you with business strategy.

Future Opportunities

Graduates of the MPS Communication Design develop their own unique, forward-looking aesthetic anchored in professional skills that include entrepreneurship, strategic working methodologies, and contemporary prototyping. Alumni pursue careers in interaction design, user experience (UX) design, user interface (UI) design, digital product design, and product management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Major Studio 
  • Typography and Interaction
  • Visual Culture Seminar
  • Typography and Interaction
  • Methods and Practices

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application. All applicants are required to apply online
  • The application fee for first-year international applicants is $75
  • Transcripts
  • All transcripts not written in English must be accompanied by a certified English translation
  • Résumé
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Portfolio
  • Personal URL (optional)
  • All applicants whose first language is not English must submit valid TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, or Duolingo scores
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26522 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    53044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26522 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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