51,000+

Emersonians in our alumni network

13:1

Student to faculty ratio

3

locations: main Boston campus, Emerson Los Angeles, and Kasteel Well in the Netherlands, with joint and dual degree programs in Sydney; Paris; and Lugano, Switzerland.

Emerson College is a community of independent minds who give voice to daring ideas. It is home to exceptionally talented artists, communicators, and thinkers of every background who shape our society, culture, and future.

Here, you will learn not only from your fellow students and acclaimed professors, but also from real-world experiences. You will dive headfirst into local, national, and global projects that give you industry expertise long before you graduate. Our award-winning programs in communication and the arts combine professional and conservatory-style training with the foundation of a strong liberal arts curriculum. And as the ways in which society expresses itself continue to evolve, our students evolve with it to become agents of positive change.

Whether you want to write, animate, act, teach, produce, problem-solve, film, report, manage a creative enterprise, or create your own major, Emerson will give you the tools, experience, and foundational knowledge you need to be at the cutting edge of your field. With our hands-on approach and state-of-the-art facilities, you will graduate ready to inspire others and move the world forward.