The School of Visual Arts was established in the year 1947, one of the art and design colleges nestled in the Manhattan city of New York. The college's main focus is to promote and educate students to become creative professionals in the future. Students from different nations seek admission to this college to pursue their higher education and get practical learning exposure. The enrolled students are nearly 7,000 in total. School of Visual Arts offers a wide range of programs into sub-departments like undergraduate, graduate and continuing education in advertising, photography, art writing, art therapy, fine arts, interaction design and so on. Whereas continuing education promotes courses in branding, cartooning, marketing, courses in Spanish as well as study abroad programs for a short duration.