Pratt Institute-Main in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY

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Pratt Institute-Main offers 177-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 53%. The most popular test is SAT - 87% of students submitted it in comparison to 23% of students who submitted ACT. 30.2% are women, and 69.8% are men. 26% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Pratt Institute-Main is 39957$, that is above national average. Total price of living is between $49604 and $60756 per year. 63% of full-time Pratt Institute-Main students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $40,900, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Pratt Institute-Main is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Pratt Institute-Main students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$38,856
$30,001 - $48,000$46,839
$48,001 - $75,000$46,427
$75,001 - $110,000$46,283

Admission considerations


  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)


  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



  • Typical room charge for academic year: 7430

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


2550 of Pratt Institute-Main undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 79 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Pratt Institute-Main number 54 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New York.

Students at Pratt Institute-Main awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Pratt Institute-Main.

Study abroad

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Graduation Rate


Pratt Institute-Main graduation rate is above the national average.

63% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Pratt Institute-Main completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

7 : 1

Admission considerations


  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)


  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.


In comparison to National Average

Pratt Institute-Main acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 67%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 14%.


In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $30k - $40k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 61%, so Pratt Institute-Main acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 8%.


Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.



Full time


Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate


Part-time retention rate


The Pratt Institute-Main full-time retention rate is 85% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, good student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Pratt Institute-Main students submitting SAT scores


Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
1328 - 1850

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 448 - 610
Math: 440 - 630
Writing: 440 - 610

SAT Test Score Range


ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Pratt Institute-Main students submitting ACT scores


Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
23 - 28

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: 12 - 16
Math: 11 - 15
Writing: 2 - 12

ACT Test Score Range


SAT Score Converter

The new SAT is scored out of 1600 after the adjustments made in 2016. The old SAT was scored out of 2400. If you took an old SAT, you can convert your score to the new SAT score using the SAT Score Converter.

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For the High School Class of 2016:
Most students in the Class of 2016 will take the old SAT, and most colleges will convert new SAT scores to old SAT scores.

For the High School Class of 2017:
Most students in the Class of 2017 will take the new SAT, and most colleges will convert old SAT scores to new SAT scores.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Pratt Institute-Main is 8:1, that means that for every 8 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Number of international students


Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Pratt Institute-Main the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Pratt Institute-Main and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Pratt Institute

The campus located by 200 Willoughby Ave address in Brooklyn, New York.


Pratt Institute in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Pratt Institute-Main with 0.06% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Pratt Institute are burglary, forcible sex offense, and robbery.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Pratt Institute-Main offers 177 programs in total: 66 are for Bachelor's degree, 57 - for Master's degree, 21 - for Post-master's certificate, 18 - for Associate's degree, and 15 are Postbaccalaureate certificate.

This is the middle number of programs in comparison with other 53 universities in Kings county. Pratt Institute-Main is one of the few institutions in Kings that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the New York state average data to help you compare.


Pratt Institute-Main provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3447 students with 103413 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 1222 with 29317 credit hours.


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Student Reviews and Ratings for Pratt Institute-Main

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Great school. Beautiful Campus. I really enjoyed my time as a student here!

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This is a wonderful place we don't really sleep Here is a thing that we all do and get sick of doing

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I am especially stoked to attend at this school. PLUS, the area is wonderful.:)

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The history of Astral Oil lighting the world starts out at the scene in the Gilmore Girls at the Whaling Museum at Cape Cod, and moves hereOf course there are the wonderfully creative students that take what they learn here and go on to do amazing things.Then those amazing felines called the Pratt cats. Take a tour of the power/heating station and get a feel for the history flowing and enlightening people. My urban brooklyn turtle who has grown to be huge, was just a little guy when he lived at Pratt.

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Nice park and sculpture Garden. It has lovely trees in the summer. God place to read a book

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Location & Website

Address: 200 Willoughby Ave


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +7186363600

Institution is active in current year: 1

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