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About

Communications Design at Pratt Institute plays a central and formative role in shaping communities, technology, and business. Never before have designers been expected to cultivate such a diverse set of skills and such broad knowledge. 

Overview

Communications Design M.F.A. program at Pratt Institute prepares individuals to pursue design with passion and cultural relevance. Our distinctive program emphasizes design as a means for communicating meaningful messages, organizing information, creating compelling user experiences, and effecting social change. We believe that the most intriguing and successful designers are cultural innovators who use media to inform, persuade, and entertain. 

Students at Communications Design at Pratt Institute will:

  • develop voices as authors and entrepreneurs engaged in identifying and solving design problems within cross-disciplinary environments.
  • approach design as an agent of change—a strategy for transforming behaviors of individuals in desirable and sustainable ways.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Visual Language
  • Technology 
  • Transformation Design 
  • Origins of Contemporary Communication Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Spring deadline is a priority one.

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: A scan of your official, course-by-course transcripts should be uploaded when you complete your online application. 
    • Two letters of recommendation are required from employers, professors, or others able to judge your potential for graduate study in your specific program.
    • Statement of Purpose
    • Visual Portfolio
    • GRE
    • Writing Sample
    • Resume
    • English Language Test

Tuition Fee

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    59520 USD/year
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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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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