Apply to a Graduate Program

Thank you for your interest in graduate study at the NYU School of Professional Studies. Our admission process is selective, and applicants are evaluated individually, based upon their ability to benefit from, and contribute to, the challenging learning environment that the School offers.

Once you have explored the NYU School of Professional Studies online or in person, and have decided upon your course of study, carefully review the step-by-step overview of the admissions process below and apply.

If you have questions about admissions or a program of study you are considering, we invite you to contact one of our admissions counselors, or call us at 212-998-7100.


Admissions Process

1. Confirm that you are eligible to apply

The NYU School of Professional Studies master’s degree programs are open to qualified candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent from an accredited college or university.

2. Note important dates on your calendar

Because the Office of Admissions operates on a rolling admissions basis, graduate applications are reviewed throughout the year, so you may apply at any time. However, we recommend adhering to the application submission dates (below) to allow you to begin your studies in the term to which you applied.

3. Prepare and submit your application

After submitting your online application, you will receive an email confirmation that includes instructions for checking your application status.

4. Explore financial aid options

5. Await your admissions decision

Typically, an admission decision is rendered within two to four weeks of the submission of your completed application beginning in:

  • March for the fall semester
  • September for the spring semester
  • February for the summer semester

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Application Deadlines

Summer 2019

Summer intake is available for the following programs: MS in Construction Management, MS in Human Resource Management and Development, MS in Management Systems, MS in Professional Writing, MS in Project Management, MS in Real Estate, and MS in Real Estate Development.

International Final March 1, 2019
Domestic Final May 1, 2019

Summer intake for the following programs is limited to online for the first semester courses: MS in Human Resource Management and Development, MS in Project Management, and MS in Management and Systems. After completing first semester courses online, students will have the option of completing these degrees online or onsite.

 

Fall 2019

Below are the Fall 2019 deadlines for all programs not listed below:

Priority January 15, 2019
International Final April 1, 2019
Domestic Final July 1, 2019

 

Degree Specific Deadlines

MS in Construction Management, MS in Real Estate, MS in Real Estate Development, and MS in Sports Business adhere to the following deadlines:

Priority January 15, 2019
International Final April 1, 2019
Domestic Final April 15, 2019

NOTE: Fall 2019 MS in Sports Business deadline - EXTENDED

 

MS in Global Sport deadlines:

Priority January 15, 2019
International Final May 1, 2019
Domestic Final June 15, 2019

 

Spring 2020

Deadlines for programs offering Spring intake:

Priority September 15, 2019
International Final October 1, 2019
Domestic Final November 30, 2019

The MS in Human Capital Analytics and Technology and MS in Global Sport do not offer Spring intake.

International Students

6. Secure your visa and other important documents

  • Compile evidence of ability to finance your education in the United States.
  • Complete and return the Application for Certificate of Eligibility (AFCOE) included in your acceptance letter.
  • File for your visa with the U.S. Department of State.
  • Prepare for your transition into the NYU School of Professional Studies community by reviewing the NYU Guide for International Students.