Curriculum Focus: To educate artists and creative professionals.
Application Deadline:The mission of Pratt Institute is to educate artist and creative professionals to be responsible contributors to society. Pratt seeks to instill in all graduates aesthetic judgement, professional knowledge, collaborative skills, and technical expertise. With a firm grounging in the liberal arts and sciences, a Pratt education blends theory with creative application in preparing graduates to become leaders in their professions. Pratt enrolls a diverse group of highly talented and dedicated students, challenging them to achieve their full potential. Pratt Institute emphasizes one dominate principle, quality. Our academic programs and faculty are consistently ranked among the best in the nation and the achievements of our alumni attest to the unique Pratt learning and creative environment. In 2012, Pratt celebrated the 125th annerversary of the Institute's founding in 1887, which provided the opportunity to highlight the iconic work by Pratt alumni and faculty and its tremendous impact on every facet of life. Pratt's distinguished legacy sets the stage for an even greater future - for our students, our community, and the many segments of society that we touch.
"The primary objective of The Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) is to help provide a broad range of services to the student, who because of academic and economic circumstances, would otherwise be unable to attend college, yet has the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. HEOP is sponsored jointly by the State Education Department and the College."
"HEOP is funded jointly by the University and the New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program and programming activities are supported, in part, by a grant from the New York State Education Department."