• On this page, you’ll find a checklist of required application materials for the integrated dual-degree Bachelor’s-Master’s in Arts Management and Entrepreneurship and the two cross-college master's programs at the College of Performing Arts: the Master of Arts in Arts Management and Entrepreneurship and the Performer-Composer Master of Music.

    Application Deadlines

    Fall Priority Deadline: January 15; rolling admission after this date

    Spring Priority Deadline (for MM Performer-Composer applicants): October 15; rolling admission after that date

    FAFSA (U.S. Citizens and Eligible Non-citizens)
    Fall Applicants: February 1

    While we strongly encourage all applicants to submit their applications by or before these deadlines, we will accept applications on a rolling basis after the deadline if space allows. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible if that deadline has passed. Please email us at performingarts@newschool.edu with any questions.

    Prior Degree Completion

    Graduate degree applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or the equivalent degree from a foreign college or university. Applicants in the process of completing the bachelor's degree may apply for admission. Admission to the program requires completion of a bachelor's degree.

    Applicant Profiles

    Arts Management and Entrepreneurship MA
    This is one of the first graduate programs in management and entrepreneurship that is tailor-made for active performing artists. It is designed to help them develop the skills they need to become recognized artistic leader—onstage and beyond.

    MM Performer-Composer
    This program is for musicians whose passion lies at the intersection of composition, performance, and improvisation. We are looking for creators of original work with a strong artistic vision who are eager to transcend creative boundaries and experiment with new technologies.

  • The Application Process

  • Additional Information

  • Take the Next Step

  • Contact Us

    College of Performing Arts
    Office of Admission
    72 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10011
    212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040
    performingarts@newschool.edu

  • 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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