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The New School offers 63 majors and allows you to earn your associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Below we list majors offered at The New School as well as diplomas and certificates available for each major.

Architecture Majors

Architecture
· master's degree
Architecture Program Rating: Architecture Program Rating - Excellent
Architecture Program Ranking: Top 25%
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Art Majors

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
· master's degree
Digital Arts
· master's degree
Fine and Studio Arts Management
· bachelor's degree
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
General Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
General Fine and Studio Arts
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Art Programs Rating: Art Program Rating - Oustanding
Art Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Biology Majors

Biological and Physical Sciences
· bachelor's degree
Biology Program Rating: Biology Program Rating - Very Good
Biology Program Ranking: Top 25%
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Broadcasting Majors

Digital Communication and Multimedia
· bachelor's degree
Documentary Production
· postbaccalaureate certificate
Broadcasting Programs Rating: Broadcasting Program Rating - Oustanding
Broadcasting Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Communication and Journalism Majors

Digital Communication and Multimedia
· bachelor's degree
Documentary Production
· postbaccalaureate certificate
Mass Communication
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Communication and Journalism Programs Rating: Communication and Journalism Program Rating - Oustanding
Communication and Journalism Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Computer Science Majors

Digital Arts
· master's degree
Digital Communication and Multimedia
· bachelor's degree
Computer Science Programs Rating: Computer Science Program Rating - Oustanding
Computer Science Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Economics Majors

General Economics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Political Economy
· master's degree
Economics Programs Rating: Economics Program Rating - Excellent
Economics Programs Ranking: Top 25%
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Education Majors

Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
· bachelor's degree
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
· master's degree
Education Programs Rating: Education Program Rating - Excellent
Education Programs Ranking: Top 25%
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English and Literature Majors

Creative Writing
· master's degree
General Literature
· bachelor's degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
· master's degree
English and Literature Programs Rating: English and Literature Program Rating - Excellent
English and Literature Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Fashion Majors

Fashion Merchandising
· associate's degree
Fashion and Apparel Design
· associate's degree
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Other Design and Applied Arts
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Fashion Programs Rating: Fashion Program Rating - Oustanding
Fashion Programs Ranking: #2 in USA
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Film and Acting Majors

Acting
· master's degree
Film and Cinema Studies
· bachelor's degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
Film and Acting Programs Rating: Film and Acting Program Rating - Excellent
Film and Acting Programs Ranking: Top 25%
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General Studies Majors

Biological and Physical Sciences
· bachelor's degree
Liberal Arts and Sciences
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
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Graphic Design and Animation Majors

General Design and Visual Communications
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Graphic Design
· associate's degree
· bachelor's degree
Illustration
· bachelor's degree
Graphic Design and Animation Programs Rating: Graphic Design and Animation Program Rating - Oustanding
Graphic Design and Animation Programs Ranking: #2 in USA
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History Majors

General History
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
History Programs Rating: History Program Rating - Excellent
History Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Industrial Technologies Majors

Industrial Design
· bachelor's degree
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Interior Design Majors

Interior Design
· associate's degree
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Interior Design Programs Rating: Interior Design Program Rating - Oustanding
Interior Design Programs Ranking: #2 in USA
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Management Majors

General Human Resources Management and Personnel Administration
· master's degree
Health Services Administration
· master's degree
Non-Profit, Public, Organizational Management
· master's degree
Organizational Behavior Studies
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
Organizational Leadership
· postbaccalaureate certificate
Management Programs Rating: Management Program Rating - Excellent
Management Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Medical Majors

Clinical Psychology
· doctoral degree
Health Services Administration
· master's degree
Medical Programs Rating: Medical Program Rating - Excellent
Medical Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Music Majors

Conducting
· master's degree
· postmaster certificate
Fine and Studio Arts Management
· bachelor's degree
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
General Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
General Music Performance
· 2-year certificate
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· postmaster certificate
Jazz Studies
· bachelor's degree
Music History, Literature, and Theory
· bachelor's degree
Music Theory and Composition
· 2-year certificate
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· postmaster certificate
Musical Theatre
· bachelor's degree
Piano and Organ
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· postmaster certificate
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Voice and Opera
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· postmaster certificate
Music Programs Rating: Music Program Rating - Oustanding
Music Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Natural Resources and Environment Majors

Environmental Studies
· bachelor's degree
Sustainability Studies
· postbaccalaureate certificate
· master's degree
Natural Resources and Environment Programs Rating: Natural Resources and Environment Program Rating - Excellent
Natural Resources and Environment Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Occupational Therapy Majors

General Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
· bachelor's degree
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Philosophy Majors

Philosophy
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
· bachelor's degree
Philosophy Programs Rating: Philosophy Program Rating - Excellent
Philosophy Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Photography Majors

Photography
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Photography Programs Rating: Photography Program Rating - Oustanding
Photography Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Political Science Majors

General Political Science and Government
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
International Relations and Affairs
· master's degree
International Studies
· bachelor's degree
Other Public Policy Analysis
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Political Economy
· master's degree
Political Science Programs Rating: Political Science Program Rating - Oustanding
Political Science Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Printing and Publishing Majors

Publishing
· master's degree
Printing and Publishing Program Rating: Printing and Publishing Program Rating - Oustanding
Printing and Publishing Program Ranking: Top 5%
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Psychology Majors

Clinical Psychology
· doctoral degree
General Psychology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Other Research and Experimental Psychology
· doctoral degree
Psychology Programs Rating: Psychology Program Rating - Oustanding
Psychology Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Retailing and Wholesaling Majors

Fashion Merchandising
· associate's degree
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Sociology and Anthropology Majors

Cultural Anthropology
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
· bachelor's degree
Sociology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Urban Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Sociology and Anthropology Programs Rating: Sociology and Anthropology Program Rating - Excellent
Sociology and Anthropology Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Theater and Drama Majors

Acting
· master's degree
Digital Arts
· master's degree
Directing and Theatrical Production
· master's degree
General Drama and Theatre Arts
· bachelor's degree
Musical Theatre
· bachelor's degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
Theater and Drama Programs Rating: Theater and Drama Program Rating - Oustanding
Theater and Drama Programs Ranking: #7 in USA
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Urban Development Majors

Other Architecture and Related Services
· bachelor's degree
Urban Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Urban, Community and Regional Planning
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
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Work and Family Studies Majors

General Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
· bachelor's degree
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