Pratt Institute

200 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11205-9975, New York, NY, 11205 - School Map Map

School Notes Overview:

Each summer Pratt Institute’s PreCollege program welcomes over 400 high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to our Brooklyn campus for nearly a month, where they encounter life as an art and design college student. Students choose a concentration of study modeled after Pratt's undergraduate offerings. To complement this concentration course, students are automatically enrolled in foundation, art history, and portfolio development classes. Upon completion of the program, students earn four elective college credits. .....

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School Overview:

County New York County, NY
Program Name Pratt Institute PreCollege Program for High School Students
Program Type College-credit bearing Pre-College Program in art, design, and architecture
Number of Students 400 students
Student Body Type Coeducational
Grades 10 - 12
First Session Start Date July 2
First Session End Date July 27
First Program Weeks 4 weeks
Program Director Erika Verik
Campus Area 25 acres
Founding Year 1887
Application Date 4/1/2019
Tution Cost $3839
Summer School Type Residential

School Notes:

  • Each summer Pratt Institute’s PreCollege program welcomes over 400 high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to our Brooklyn campus for nearly a month, where they encounter life as an art and design college student.
  • Students choose a concentration of study modeled after Pratt's undergraduate offerings. To complement this concentration course, students are automatically enrolled in foundation, art history, and portfolio development classes. Upon completion of the program, students earn four elective college credits.
  • Reflecting Pratt’s academic culture, PreCollege students are immersed in their studio practice and actively participating in a rigorous full schedule of classes Monday to Friday. Classes are led by Pratt’s renowned faculty of working artists and professional designers who are committed to sharing their expertise in the field.
  • Beyond enjoying the beauty of Pratt’s campus in classes or taking advantage of our state-of-the-art equipment and studio spaces, students are provided with opportunities after class and during weekends to explore New York City through lectures and cultural and social events.
  • PreCollege students get a head start on college by living and studying with peers from across the country and around the world. The program welcomes both domestic and international students with diverse backgrounds and experiences to share a common interest in exploring creative fields in a vibrant urban setting.
  • The program culminates in an exhibition of students’ work curated in gallery spaces throughout campus. Family members, friends, and members of the creative community are invited to our final exhibition to share in the joy of students’ accomplishments. PreCollege students leave enriched, empowered, and ready to be our future artists, designers, and creative thinkers.
  • Profile last updated: 04/18/2018

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