The New School's Parsons School of Design

3.33 Average Rating

One of five colleges affiliated with The New School, The Parsons School of Design is a college of art and design in New York City. Parsons is home to five schools of Art & Design History, Media, Constructed Environments, Design Strategies, and Fashion conferring degrees and certificates in over 50 artistic fields of study. In addition to classroom space, the Parsons campus features the Making Center, a space comprising studio facilities, photo labs, and metalworking shops. Throughout the year, Parsons presents exhibitions of student projects at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
Level of Institution Not Available
Campus Setting
In State Students
17%
Out of State Students
52%

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision January 15, 2019
Spring Regular Decision October 15, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
10,389
Total Number of Undergrads
7,125
Academic Calendar

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
0
100
90%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$45,601
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$47,276
Out-of-State Tuition
$47,576
Students Receiving Financial Aid
22%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,477
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
26%
74%
Student Organizations
43
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Los Angeles
San Francisco
Boston
Miami
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
86%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.33 Average Rating
Parsons is really geared towards creative people. You don't need talent to go here, just potential. You must always be willing to learn and have an open mind.
Alexis from Merced, CA
A diverse enviroment where creativity is always at work. Also there are very great teachers who help with your creative process. Ideas are always being exchanged.
Paola from New York CIty, NY

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