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New York University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

New York, NY

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acoustics
  • Actuarial Science
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Applied Psychology
  • Archeology
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Asian-American Studies
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Studies
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Cognitive Science
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
  • Construction Engineering
  • Creative Writing
  • Dance, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Driver and Safety Teacher Education
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering Science
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • Engineering, Other
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Literature
  • General Studies
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • History, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management Science
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Operations Research
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  • Public Health, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Spanish and Iberian Studies
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Statistics, General
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
Most Popular Disciplines
Visual and performing arts, Business/marketing, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, nursing, College of Arts and Science, Gallatin School of Individualized Study, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Not required

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
3,010
Part-Time Faculty
3,636
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
43%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 66% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 28% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
845,773
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Studies in Law, Master of Social Work, Executive Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Professional Studies, Master of Public Administration, Master of Urban Planning

Master's Programs of Study

  • Acute Care/Critical Care Nursing
  • Adult Nursing
  • African Studies
  • American Studies
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Physics
  • Archives/Archival Administration
  • Art Education
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Studies
  • Dance
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Development
  • Humanities
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Affairs
  • International Business
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish Studies
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Management of Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Media Studies
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Museum Studies
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Nurse Midwifery
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Portuguese
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Publishing
  • Religion
  • Romance Languages
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Student Affairs
  • Taxation
  • Theater
  • Therapies--Dance, Drama, and Music
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Professional Studies, Juris Doctor, Doctor of the Science of Law, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Archives/Archival Administration
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cancer Biology/Oncology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Studies
  • Developmental Biology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Epidemiology
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Higher Education
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Development
  • Immunology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • International Affairs
  • International Business
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish Studies
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Imaging
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Music Education
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Nursing--General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Portuguese
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Romance Languages
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Structural Biology
  • Student Affairs
  • Taxation

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