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The New School – A University in New York

The New SchoolThe New School is a private university located in New York City, New York. The university was founded in 1919. It’s a nonprofit university. Student to faculty ratio maintained by the institution is 10:1. According to university, its alumni are from more than 120 countries. It clearly shows the reputation of it across the globe. The college offers programs in a number of disciplines. It imparts education through its seven schools i.e. Parsons- The New School for Design, Eugene Lang College- The New School for Liberal Arts, Mannes College- The New School for Music, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, The New School for Social Research, The New School for Public Engagement and The New School for Drama.

Some of the programs being offered by the university are:-
Acting – for pursuit of career in one of the most aspired field

Art and Design History and Theory- program with comprehensive study of various fields of designs

Classical Music- for those who want to make career in classical music field

Culture and Media- analyzing significant role of media in present world

Design and Technology – for studying social and cultural aspects of technological improvements

Directing- for pursuit of career as director of plays, theatre shows and movies

Environmental Studies- for analyzation of environment around us and find ways to enhance it

Fashion Design- preparing designers for fashion industry

Film Production- comprehensive program entailing all aspects of film making

Global Studies – for understanding relations of various countries of world with each other

History of Decorative Arts & Design- opening a number of career options as historians and curators

Interdisciplinary- Program permitting selection of courses from various disciplines

Jazz- for those who have a flair for jazz music

Lighting Design- for those who want to pursue career in field of architectural lightning

Social Inquiry – interdisciplinary program entailing issues of various branches of social science Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages- for gaining expertise in teaching of English language

Urban Design- program providing education in appearance and functioning of towns and cities Writing- for those who want to write creatively in poetry, fiction and non fiction

The office of career development of the university assists students in overcoming their career challenges. It provides internships, advising on latest jobs, tips for making impressive resume, assistance in developing interview skills etc. These services are not restricted to just current students; alumni can also be benefitted from them.