Pratt Institute - My School of Architecture Pratt Institute - My School of Architecture

Pratt Institute


Brooklyn, NY

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Architecture; Master of Architecture


Programs for Sustainable Planning and Development
Master of Science in Urban Environmental Systems Management


Many of the School of Architecture’s programs are very highly ranked both regionally and nationally. The Bachelor of Architecture program has been ranked among the top fifteen programs in the Unites States by DesignIntelligence every year since 2000. The program has been ranked as high as seventh and is currently ranked eleventh among all programs nationally and fourth regionally. The Master of Architecture program was founded in 2000, and its impact on the discipline has been recognized this year in the DesignIntelligence rankings with a regional rank of eighth in the northeast, the most competitive region in the United States. The Master of Science in City and Regional Planning is also highly ranked among the 264 planning programs across the United States. Planitzen ranks Pratt sixth among master’s degree programs that do not offer doctorate degrees in planning, while surveyed educators regularly rank the program in the top ten percent among all programs including those that offer doctorates.


Founded in 1887, Pratt Institute is a global leader in higher education dedicated to preparing its 4,600 undergraduate and graduate students for successful careers in art, design, architecture, information and library science, and liberal arts and sciences. Located in a cultural hub with historic campuses in Brooklyn and Manhattan, as well as a campus in Utica, New York (PrattMWP College of Art and Design), Pratt is a living lab of craft and creativity with an esteemed faculty of accomplished professionals and scholars who challenge their talented students to transform their passion into meaningful expression.