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Graduate Departmental Requirements: Design Management M.P.S. (Fall only), Manhattan campus


School of Art

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or an international institution of acceptable standards. Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in one of the design disciplines, or another discipline with an interest in working in creative enterprise. Applicants must demonstrate experience or an interest in applying design to shaping our shared world. The program provides the strategic leadership skills to enable participants to manage, market, innovate, resource and run creative enterprise and shape sustainable strategic advantage for their firms. The required statement of purpose should reflect the applicant’s personal vision of how this program fits in with his/her personal and professional goals including how the applicant hopes to use the skills he/she acquires in this program. The statement of purpose should be no more than 500 words. A resume is also required. The GRE or GMAT is not required or considered.

A TOEFL of 82 (internet and home test), TOEFL ITP Plus for China of 553, IELTS of 6.5, Cambridge English score of 176, or a PTE of 53 is required for international students.