Pratt Munson and Pratt Institute are ranked among the top design schools by BusinessWeek, and number one for fine arts and studio programs in USA Today, and Pratt Munson was ranked among the top US design schools in Graphic Design USA.
The School of Art is home to four distinct departments and boundless opportunity for growth. During your time here, you’ll develop your perspective and hone your practice alongside students from around the world
Here at Pratt Munson, we offer the first two years of Pratt Institute’s prestigious and professional BFA programs in: Linking to individual pages, Programs of Study
Communications Design (graphic design, illustration)
Fine Arts (painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture and integrated practices and jewellery)
Art and Design Education (teacher preparation/certification)
The curriculum at Pratt Munson is identical to Pratt’s, ensuring a world-class education and seamless transition to the Brooklyn campus in year three.
At Pratt Munson, you'll benefit from a dedicated faculty of experienced artists and designers who provide personalized instruction in modern studios and computer labs. With a student-to-teacher ratio of 10 to 1, you can expect individualized attention in every class, ensuring a supportive learning environment.
RELOCATING TO BROOKLYN
Note that switching majors upon relocation may extend the duration required to earn your degree beyond two years. More information here.
Upon completing your initial two years on the Utica campus, you will seamlessly transition to Pratt's main campus in Brooklyn, New York as a junior to complete your BFA degree. Graduating from Pratt Institute, you will join a distinguished community of talented alumni.