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MBA/MA Politics


Degree Requirements

MBA Program Outline 
Required Core6
Menu Core15-21
Professional Responsibility1.5
Elective Courses22.5- 28.5
Total51
  
Politics Program Outline 
Major Core4
Major Courses12
Core Outside of Major4
Electives4
Total24


Program Sequence

 FallSpring
First YearMBA Program Core (15)MBA Menu Core & Elective(s) (15)
Second YearPolitical Science Core (4), Political Science Elective (4), Stern Electives (6)Stern Electives (13.5), Professional Responsibility (1.5)
Third YearPolitics Core (4), Political Science Non-Major Electives (4),
Politic Science Major Electives (8)
 

Total credits required to complete both degrees = 75

MBA/MA Political Science Sample Schedule - 75 total credits

 

First Year (Stern)

Modules
Courses
Credits

Fall
September – December
(15 credits)

Business Writing Proficiency (summer)
Launch
Management Communication Forum
 COR1-GB.1305 Statistics & Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting & Reporting

Menu core courses**:
COR1-GB.2301 Strategy
COR1-GB.1303 Firms & Markets
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance

0
0
0
3
3


3
3
3


Spring
February – May
(15 credits)

Menu core courses**:
 COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)
COR1-GB.2303 The Global Economy
COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations
MBA1 Elective


3

3
3
3
3


Summer
May – June

Business Internship

 

 

Second Year (GSAS/Stern)

Modules
Courses
Credits

 
Fall
September – December
(14 credits)

Political Science Major - Core
Political Science Major - Electives
MBA2 Electives

4
4
6


Spring
February – May
(15 credits)

COR2-GB.3101 Professional Responsibility
MBA2 Electives

1.5
13.5

 

Third Year (GSAS)

Modules

Courses

Credits


Fall
September – December
(16 credits)

Political Science Major - Electives
Political Science Non-Major Core
Political Science Major Electives

4
4
8



 
**MENU CORE BREAKDOWN: Students are required to take at least five of seven Menu Core courses
(we recommend taking all seven Menu Core courses)

In Fall Students take
(15 total credits)

COR1-GB.1305 Statistics & Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting & Reporting

Choose THREE of the following five menu core courses:

COR1-GB.2301 Strategy (Fall only)
 COR1-GB.1303 Firms & Markets (Fall only)
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance
 COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)

3
3



3
3
3
3

3


In Spring students take
(15 total credits)


Choose at least TWO of the remaining five menu core courses:

COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)
COR1-GB.2303 The Global Economy (Spring only)
COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations (Spring only)
MBA1 Elective(s)




3
3

3
3

3
3-9