Start your degree with us
at the College of Mount Saint Vincent

Key facts


  • New York (College of Mount Saint Vincent)

Start dates

  • Fall
  • Spring

Admissions to College of Mount Saint Vincent

  • Conditional: GPA 2.5, TOEFL iBT 20
  • Unconditional: GPA 2.5, TOEFL iBT 61/IELTS 5.5 or completion of GO: Prepared level 3
  • Minimum age:17
  • Portfolio not required

About the programme

You’ll enroll on the GO: Art & Design in New York. During the first two years, you will be following general art education curriculum and prepare your portfolio with expert professor’s guidance simultaneously.

During this time, you will gain credits as well as receive expert advice on transfer options from Kings Progression Advisor. Progression advisors will provide full support in your application to specialized art and design schools.

Typical degree course outcomes

GO: Art & Design students can complete their degree of choice in a wide range of art and design related majors at their dream school.


  • Architecture
  • Ceramics
  • Digital Media
  • Fashion Design
  • Fine Art/Painting
  • Film/Animation/Video
  • Furniture Design
  • Interior Design
  • Jewelry Design
  • Photographic Media
  • Sculpture
  • Textile Design
  • Art History

Sample transfer opportunities include:

  • Parsons (The New School)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Pratt Institute
  • Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt)
  • Rhode Island School of Design
  • LIM College
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • State University of New York (including the FIT)

Sample study plans

College of Mount Saint Vincent

Fall Semester

Spring Semester





ENG110: Writing in Context I


ENG120: Writing in Context II


FYE100: First Year Experience


ART113: Ways of Seeing/ History of Art II


ART117: Foundations of Design


ART203: Photography: Ambient Daylight


ART105: Drawing I


ART243: Life Drawing I


ART112: History of Art I


Humanities Elective


MTH119: Statistics


Kings Art and Design alumni transfer results

Art and Design Pathway Program has an exceptional track record of ensuring acceptance by some of the very best art and design institutions in the country.

Recent offers include:

  • Strategic Design & Management – Parsons (The New School)
  • Fashion Merchandising – Parsons (The New School)
  • Digital Art – Pratt Institute
  • Film and Television – Parsons (The New School)
  • Animation – Art Center College of Design
  • Fashion Merchandising - Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)
  • Fashion Management – Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)
  • Industrial Design – Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
  • Film and Television – School of Visual Arts (SVA)
  • Digital Art – Otis College of Art and Design
  • Fashion Management – Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

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The Kings Admissions Team