Pratt Institute

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The Pratt Institute is a privately held college founded in New York City in 1887 . It is one of the leading art schools in the United States , offering courses in arts , architecture , design , creative writing, and library studies, among others . It has a campus in Brooklyn and one in Manhattan .

It is named after its founder and first president, Charles Pratt , a US oil industrialist. The institute has its own radio station and one of the oldest public libraries in the United States.

Well-known students

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Coordinates: 40 ° 41 ′ 28.3 "  N , 73 ° 57 ′ 50.6"  W.