Pratt Institute-Main
Brooklyn, NY 11205

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,834
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,720 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

58%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Pratt Institute-Main is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,921 applications and 3,990 students were granted admission. Pratt Institute-Main is at the #56 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 29% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 68% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1040 to 1290
ACT24 to 30

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Pratt Institute-Main's tuition was $46,140 for all students regardless of residency (72.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$44,244
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$46,140
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$46,140
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 75% of Pratt Institute-Main's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 19% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,469 (which is 1.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Pratt Institute-Main in 2016-2017, was 385, which is 46% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,275 (which is 10.5% below the national average.)

$4,469
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,275
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
75%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Pratt Institute-Main has enrolled a total of 4,834 students (4,615 students full-time and 219 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,834 students, 689 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 30% men and 70% women and 3,484 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,350 for graduates studies.

4,834
Total Enrollment
689
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 38%

Non-resident alien: 31%

Asian: 12%

Hispanic: 10%

Black/African American: 5%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Pratt Institute-Main.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Visual And Performing Arts 58% 2,188
Architecture And Related Services 17% 626
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 5% 174
Library Science 4% 160
Health Professions And Related Programs 2% 94
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 55
English Language And Literature/letters 1% 46
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 1% 41
Education 1% 31
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 1% 28

Graduation & Dropout Rates

70%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Pratt Institute-Main full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
25%
Dropout rate
3%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$34,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Pratt Institute-Main graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,400. Last year, out of the total 1,011 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 900 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,255 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,079 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $34,400 $43,500
Employment Rate 89% 86%
Total Graduates 1,011 1,255

Campus Location

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