24 months
39680 USD/year
39680 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Writing at Pratt Institute consists of several core classes and seminars taken over four semesters (two years), with the goal of producing a final manuscript, performance, or collaborative event. 


Writing at Pratt Institute is stressing a writing process that takes into account the material and technological aspects of writing, the human body that produces it, and the larger social, sexual, historical, economic, racial, and cultural contexts in which and through which all imaginative writing takes place.

Students at Writing at Pratt Institute will:

  • carry out an ongoing creative residency in collaboration with an outside social, cultural, and literary institution, community, organization, archive, or activist group;
  • get one-to-one guided mentorships with faculty members;

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mentored Studies 
  • Writing Practices 
  • The Writing Studio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Spring deadline is a priority one.


39 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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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    39680 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39680 USD per year during 24 months.
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    39680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39680 USD per year during 24 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.


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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