Parsons is part of The New School, a university in New York City dedicated to critical inquiry and civic engagement locally and internationally. The Graduate Certificate in Design Business and the online–on-campus MS in Strategic Design and Management program will bring together a diverse group of students aspiring to leadership roles in emerging fields: business professionals wishing to complement their business expertise with design capabilities, design practitioners seeking business skills and leadership training, and entrepreneurs interested in developing new service models for a rapidly evolving economy.
The Graduate Certificate in Design Business is a fully online program. Parsons’ online learning environment supports focused discussion and learning activities through asynchronous communication between faculty and students and among students. This environment offers a variety of features and tools to facilitate collaborative learning and interaction, through group discussion spaces or in private, individual spaces. See Online Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for a comprehensive list of online offerings at The New School.