• Success & Outcomes

    The value and benefits of a New School education are life-changing. Graduates discover innovative ways to actualize their potential, discovering and developing passions that impact their chosen field and the world. Studying and living at The New School in New York City will help you define who you are as a professional, as a person, and as a citizen.

    We help you find internships that develop your skills and prepare you for life after graduation. As one of our alumni, you will continue to be supported by The New School, with access to our extensive network and support for charting your career.

    What will you accomplish at The New School and beyond? Take our quiz to find out which famous New Schooler you are most like, and dare to make a difference too.


    Our graduates go on to inspiring careers and meaningful lives, taking with them the experience of studying, living, and learning at The New School. Explore their stories, as well as the possibilities for your future.

    More than half of New School students take on internships while completing their studies, and 91% of our 2015 graduates went on to professional opportunities within the first year of graduation. They leave the university prepared and connected to a global network of professional groundbreakers.

    Read the 2017 Graduating Student Outcomes Fact Sheets (PDF): 

    Internships are an integral part of the New School experience, and in New York City, the opportunities available to gain hands-on experience are limitless. We're here to help you access the experiences that will advance your education and expand your professional skills.

    These alumni are in a class of their own: The acclaimed designers, legendary writers, famous creatives, and leading thinkers who have walked our halls push the boundaries of what's possible.

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