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  • Accreditation

  • Parsons and The New School are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Our credits and degrees are recognized and accepted by other accredited colleges, universities, and professional schools throughout the United States. The New School, a privately supported institution, is chartered as a university by the Regents of the State of New York.

    Parsons is also an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). Parsons' BBA in Design and Management meets NASAD standards for the Bachelor of Arts - 4 years: Design and Management. It is registered as a Bachelor of Business Administration through the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and listed as Bachelor of Business Administration in Design and Management by The New School. Parsons offers a Master of Architecture degree program accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) and is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design.

  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application

Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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