Due to COVID-19, the Summer 2021 Two-Week Intensive Non-Credit PreCollege Program has been canceled.Two-Week Intensive Non-Credit PreCollege Program

Both the two-week and one-week intensive programs will consist of two components; a portfolio development course and the student’s chosen elective (see offerings and course descriptions below). The portfolio development class will assist students in developing a body of work, learn what to include in their portfolio, gain experience discussing their work and writing an artist statement.

Two-Week Elective Choices

June 28 through July 9, 2021

Choose one of the programs listed below:

Explore ways to create images that communicate new ideas and convey a narrative.
Through life studies in drawing and painting, you will develop technical and artistic skills for use in the commercial art world.

Painting and Drawing
Develop skills of observation and expression working with the beautiful pigments and surfaces paint affords. This concentration course enhances students’ perceptual and aesthetic awareness through the creation of fine art, incorporating a variety of techniques, media, and subject matter.


Tuition and Fees

Tuition $1,020

Student Activities Fee $90

Housing $560

Meal Plan $490

Supplies/Materials $170

Health Services $20

Total $2,350

Supplies and Materials: Students will be supplied with a Precollege Art Kit to cover both components of the one-week intensive program.

Health Insurance
All students will be required to show proof of health insurance coverage.

For more information contact (800) 755-8920 or email.


PrattMWP boasts one of the greatest academic art programs and learning environments in the northeast.

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First-Year Foundation

Drawing, 3-D Design, 4-D Design, Light/Color/Design, Liberal Arts

Students spend the first
two years of their Pratt art degree working closely with full-time faculty in a serious, focused art environment.

Fine Arts

Drawing, Jewelry, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture and Integrated Practices

PrattMWP students
show their work in our professional galleries to established, captive audiences.

General Education Core

Communications Design

Graphic Design, Illustration

Prepare for a Bright Design Career at the Highly Ranked
Pratt Visual Communications Design Program.


If your goal is to earn a photography degree from a top New York photography school, PrattMWP is an outstanding option.

Art & Design Education

Teacher Preparation/Certification

Art Teacher Certification Program

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to promote the holistic development of PrattMWP students,
not only as artists but as actively engaged and responsible community members.

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Beyond college education and studio time, PrattMWP students have even more opportunities to delve into their artistic passions through the Munson-Williams-Proctor
School of Art.