Emerson College, located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts, is the nation’s premier institution in higher education devoted to communication and the arts in a liberal arts context.
Emerson is internationally recognized in its fields of specialization, which are communication studies; marketing communication; journalism; communication sciences and disorders; visual and media arts; the performing arts; and writing, literature and publishing.
The first of its kind, The Paramount Center is a mixed-use residential, academic, and performance venue. The Paramount includes a renovated art deco 590–seat main theater, a 125–seat black box theater, a sound stage, the 170–seat Bright Family Screening Room, a scene/prop production shop, rehearsal studios, classrooms, practice rooms, faculty offices, and a student gathering area.
Emerson College is located in one of the oldest and most picturesque cities in America—and one of the best college towns in the country.
Small in scale yet large in scope, the city is a renowned center of excellence in higher education that attracts students and professionals from around the world.