Pratt PreCollege students at work

Every summer, we welcome students who are not registered for a degree, to enroll in courses by which you can earn college credits.

Center for Art, Design and Community Engagement K-12

Summer Scholars

Courses are designed for motivated local New York City high school students seeking to develop knowledge and skills in drawing and experience learning in a college environment. Classes are taught by Pratt faculty.

School of Continuing and Professional Studies


PreCollege programs provide high school students with rigorous college level art, design and creative thinking courses, modeled after Pratt Institute’s undergraduate offerings.

Summer Credit Intensives

Courses are designed for college students and adult learners (19 years+) seeking to develop or enhance skills in their chosen discipline for academic or professional objectives.