New School, The

Parsons The New School for Design



66 W 12th Street

New York City, NY 10011

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Parsons believes that artists perform an essential role in our society. The MFA in Fine Arts program creates a challenging and diverse learning environment for students to develop studio-based research and critical scholarship. The program embraces interdisciplinary approaches to making and analyzing visual work, and promotes a global understanding of the arts.


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 accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) since 1966.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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