The Strategic Design and Management program seeks students who want to become the game changers of the new economy and its new actors, digital firms, social information networks, and co-productive individuals. Motivated by the opportunities of our transforming economic landscape, committed to contributing new business models, innovative organizational designs, and progressive architectures for cyberspace, and determined to shift paradigms, students of various professional and academic backgrounds, experiences, and trajectories that want to not only change their own course, but help shape the future of business through design management practices are invited to apply.
Applicants who wish to be considered for a Dean's Scholarship should submit a complete application by January 10. Applications received after January 10 will be considered on a rolling basis.
Paris campus applicants who miss the January 10 priority deadline can submit prior to the April 10 secondary deadline. Applications received after April 10 will be considered on a rolling basis for the Paris campus.
Spring term admission is not offered for this program.
You can download these instructions (PDF).
Parsons graduate programs use a self-managed application process. Submit your application online and mail any supplemental application materials, preferably in a single packet, to the Office of Admission. Include a Materials Cover Sheet (PDF), which can be downloaded from the supplemental forms section of the online application.
Graduate students are automatically considered for merit scholarships as part of the admission process. If you are a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen, we encourage you to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which can be found on the web at www.fafsa.gov. The FAFSA is available each year on January 1. You do not need to wait for an admission decision to apply for federal aid; we recommend submitting by our FAFSA priority deadlines:
Fall: March 1
The New School's federal school code is 002780.
Parsons Graduate Programs
Office of Admission
72 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
All mailed materials must be accompanied by a Materials Cover Sheet (Adobe PDF).
Phone: 212.229.5150Fax: 212.627.2695
TOEFL and GRE: The institution code for The New School is 2638.