Posted Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 11:04 AM

US News & World Report Ranks Pratt’s Fine Arts MFA Program among Top 15 in the Nation

In its 2020 listing of Best Arts Schools, US News & World Report ranked Pratt Institute’s Master of Fine Arts (MFA) program among the top 15 of over 200 programs from across the country. The scoring of top graduate fine arts schools was based on a survey of academics at peer institutions conducted by US News in the fall of 2019 and early 2020. 

Na’ye Perez, “Sunny Duet/ 2AM in Brownsville” (November 2019), acrylic, spray paint, swishers, Backwoods, RFK Rives, newsprint, MTA cards, and gel transfers on canvas, 54 x 50 (courtesy the artist)

In its 2020 listing of Best Arts Schools, US News & World Report ranked Pratt Institute’s Master of Fine Arts (MFA) program among the top 15 of over 200 programs from across the country. The scoring of top graduate fine arts schools was based on a survey of academics at peer institutions conducted by US News in the fall of 2019 and early 2020. 

The surveyed deans and other top academics represented 227 MFA programs in art and design.

Additionally, Pratt was ranked 11th on the list of Best Painting & Drawing Graduate Programs

Find the full list of Best Graduate Art Schools from US News & World Report and more information on the methodology of the rankings.