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Art and Design Education, B.F.A

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
The B.F.A. in Art and Design Education at Pratt Institute is a 126-credit program that prepares students to teach art or design education at the Pre-K–12 level, combining rigorous work in art and design education with extensive opportunities for core and elective classes in specific artistic disciplines. 
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Overview

Within the BFA in Art and Design Education, students can opt to pursue one of two paths—either NY State Certification in Visual Arts, Pre-K-12, or an immersion in community art and design education. Both paths share the same courses—with the exception of two student teaching courses—and provide the following core experiences.

Learning outcomes

By completing both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Art and Design Education at Pratt Institute, students can reduce time and cost requirements. All states require a minimum of a bachelor's degree to become a certified teacher. New York State requires teachers to obtain a master's degree in teaching (or a related discipline) within five years of the completion of their initial degree.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    126 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

    Courses included:
  • Visualization/Representation
  • Space, Form, Process
  • Light Color Design Lab
  • Themes in Art and Culture
  • Literary and Critical Studies
  • Time and Movement
  •  From Studio to Classroom
  • Child And Adolescent Development
  • Literary and Critical Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • High School Applicant Requirements: All international high school applicants must submit results from either the TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson Test of English (PTE), or SAT/ACT. 
  • International applicants must submit official transcripts (academic records) of all secondary school studies as well as any post-secondary studies. Applicants also must submit official results of all external examinations. 
  • These would include: General Certificate of Education, Hong Kong School Certificate of Education, Israeli matriculation or Bagrut, Secondary School Certificates and Baccalaureate Part I and Part II.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51754 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51754 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51754 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51754 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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