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Graduate Departmental Requirements: History of Art and Design M.A. (Fall only), Brooklyn campus


Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Undergraduate study in art and/or design history is encouraged, and at least an introduction to those fields should be included in the completed undergraduate curriculum. Application requirements include a personal statement of no more than 500 words, a research paper (5–10 pages), recently earned scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE code 2669), and two recommendation letters. A TOEFL of 100 (internet and home test), TOEFL ITP Plus for Mainland China of 600, IELTS of 7.5, Cambridge English score of 191, or PTE of 68 is required for international students. An in-person or online interview may be required.

Expedited Application for the History of Art and Design MA

Pratt students and recent Pratt graduates are offered an expedited application process to this program. Please see details about this option as well as requirements for admission on this page.