New School, The

Parsons Paris

History of Design and Curatorial Studies


66 W 12th Street

New York City, NY 10011

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A. - History of European Decorative Arts, M.A. - History of European Decorative Arts

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In New York, the master's degree program is administered jointly with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, and is devoted to the investigation of European and North American decorative arts and design from the Renaissance to the present. Students can also spend a semester or a year studying at the other campus, taking advantage of the resources of another cultural capital.


All degree programs at The New School are registered by the New York State Department of Education. The New School has been regionally accredited by Middle States Commission of Higher Education since 1960. Parsons The New School for Design has been accre

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,570 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999