Master of Science in Strategic Design & Management
The New School

Program Details

The New School offers a Master of Science degree in Strategic Design & Management. The curriculum combines elements of business, management, and leadership with studio work and design thinking. Students focus on the global economy and building perspectives on topics of business, operations, sustainability, management, leadership, entrepreneurship, design innovation, and design research.


Students will be required to attend a two-day residency in New York.

Admission requirements:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience is strongly encouraged
  • Official transcripts verifying degree
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Recommendation letters
  • Program essay
  • Portfolio (optional)
  • Test scores (optional)
  • Interview

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education