Transform your design practice into a design business. Regardless of the scope of work, a business acumen is essential for success in a competitive market. Whether you are just getting started, or leveling-up, Pratt SCPS’s Design Business courses have you covered.

This program features small, interactive classes, real-time instruction (either in-person, or on Zoom), free access to software for remote use, and free access to designated campus labs. Students will earn a certificate upon successful completion of all required courses.

Approximate cost of the certificate is $2000.


Certificate Requirements

(Select 1)

  • Project/Portfolio Development

  • UX/UI Project/Portfolio Development

(Select 4)

  • Branding – Design the Brand of You
  • Business Writing

  • Design For a Living: Everything You Need to Know About the Business

  • Freelancing

  • Put Your Designs to Work

  • SEO Copywriting

  • UX/UI Career Preparation

Design Business classes also fulfill elective requirements of the following programs:


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For advisement contact:
Chris Ferrara
Director of New Initiatives and Strategic Programs

Client: Girls From Savoy
Creative Director: Annette Berry
Photographer: Nadya Wasylko