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Art & Business of Perfumery

Pratt Institute's School of Continuing and Professional Studies proudly collaborates with Cinquième Sens to be the exclusive New York City provider of the Certificate Program in The Art & Business of Perfumery.  

Deepen your knowledge of the fragrance industry with the guidance of experienced perfumery professionals.

A perfect complement to the Advanced Perfumery Certificate: Deepen your knowledge of the fragrance industry through the advanced study of the three key pillars of a successful fragrance business: 1) Analysis of the market, fragrance industry business best practices, and fragrance entrepreneurship. 2) The fragrance consumer; study of trends, preferences, and purchase drivers. 3) The artistry of the perfumer: The unsung hero of fragrance creation, an examination of the unique contributions of the perfumer.

This program features interactive classes with real-time instruction. Each class has required materials fees, which are listed with each individual course description. Students will earn a certificate upon successful completion of all required courses.

Approximate cost of the certificate is $4,500 not including the olfactorium.
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Certificate Requirements

  • Entrepreneurship and The Creation of a Fragrance Brand
  • The Perfumer’s Artistry and Psychology of Scent

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About Cinquième Sens

Since 1976, Cinquième Sens, an acclaimed perfumery school in France, has been a global leader in the creation and culture of perfumery operating in Paris, Dubai, Shanghai, and Brazil. Cinquième Sens has been active in the creation of perfumes and the transmission of a vital perfume culture.