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Pre-Approved Courses at Other NYU Divisions

Credits are based on contact hours and are subject to change. Below is a list of courses with their assigned credit values.  Some of these classes offer online sections, but Stern will only award credit for live classes.  Online courses are not approved and do not receive transfer credit.

Public Administration
Statistics and Math
Political Science
Entertainment Media and Technology
Film and Television
Sackler Institute
Schack Institute of Real Estate
Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management

Law, NYU School of Law

Course Number Course Name Credits
LAW-LW.10006 Climate Change Policy Seminar 2.0
**LAW-LW.10042** Corporate Governance Seminar 1.5
LAW-LW.10322 Survey of Securities Regulation *Varies
LAW-LW.10327 Mergers & Acquisitions *Varies
LAW-LW.10409 Corporate Tax I & II (Fall 2014)
LAW-LW.10483 Securities Regulation: Offerings, Registration, Exemptions & Disclosure 1.5
LAW-LW.10499 Taxation of Financial Instruments 1.5
LAW-LW.10579 Land Use Regulation 3.0
LAW-LW.10634 Colloquium on Law, Economics, and Politics of Urban Affairs 2.0
LAW-LW.10644 Corporations 3.0
LAW-LW.10651 Land Use, Housing and Community Development in New York City Seminar 3.0
LAW-LW.10690 Bankruptcy Reorganizations Seminar 1.5
LAW-LW.10787 Tax Policy and Public Finance Colloquium 3.0
LAW-LW.10797 Health Law 3.0
LAW-LW.10853 Economic Analysis of Law 3.0
LAW-LW.10864 Law and Economics Colloquium 2.0
LAW-LW.10976 Tax Treaties (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.10977 Intellectual Property Law Survey 3.0
LAW-LW.11019 Information Privacy Law 3.0
LAW-LW.11121 Law, Economics, and Psychology 3.0
LAW-LW.11144 Business Crime 3.0
LAW-LW.11158 Negotiating Mergers & Acquisitions 1.5
LAW-LW.11216 Corporate Bonds and Credit Agreements (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.11276 Law of Nonprofit Organizations 3.0
LAW-LW.11352 International Tax I & II (Fall 2014)
LAW-LW.11424 Financial Instruments and the Capital Markets 1.5
LAW-LW.11426 International Trade Law 3.0
LAW-LW.11456 Entertainment Law Seminar 2.0
LAW-LW.11460 Bankruptcy (Fall 2014)
LAW-LW.11461 Corporate Finance *Varies
LAW-LW.11521 Internet Contracts
LAW-LW.11550 Banking Law and Regulation 3.0
LAW-LW.11552 Copyright Law 3.0
LAW-LW.11625 Taxation of Business Conduits 1.5
LAW-LW.11652 Venture Capital 1.5
LAW-LW.11728 Taxation of Mergers & Acquisitions 1.5
LAW-LW.11776 Partnership Taxation (Fall 2014)
LAW-LW.11865 International Tax III 2.0
LAW-LW.11871 Taxation of Property Transactions 3.0
LAW-LW.11918 Torts II: Defamation, Privacy, and Business Torts 3.0
LAW-LW.12027 Tax Policy Seminar 2.0
LAW-LW.12059 Cross Border Mergers & Acquisitions 2.0
LAW-LW.12076 A Study of Cross-Border Insolvency Cases and Relevant Law (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.12182 International Investment Law and Arbitration (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.12185 A Study of "Mega" Bankruptcy Cases (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.12189 Innovation without IP 2.0
LAW-LW.12242 Comparative Contract Law (Fall 2014)
LAW-LW.12243 Corporate Crime 2.0
LAW-LW.12250 Judicial Decision Making 3.0
LAW-LW.12266 Internet and Business Law for Technology Companies Seminar 2.0
LAW-LW.12272 Compliance and Risk Management for Attorneys (Spring 2015)
LAW-LW.12326 U.S. Energy Deals: Policy & Practice 2.0
LAW-LW.12332 Oil and Gas Tax (Spring 2015) 2.0
Italicized Courses are Preferential Courses. The Law School has reserved a limited number of seats in these courses for Stern students during the semester indicated. The courses are pre-approved for any semester, but seats are not reserved for Stern students in semesters other than the one indicated.

* These courses are offered at different credit values at the Law School.  The amount of credits that transfers to Stern depend on the number of contact hours of the given section.  Please contact the office of MBA Academic Affairs with specific questions.

** Please note: This is the Corporate Governance Seminar.  The course titled "Corporate Governance: Law & Business" at Stern, MGMT-GB.3318, is also listed under the LAW-LW.10042, but that is not the same as the Seminar course.  Please pay careful attention to the Law School section numbers to distinguish between the two.

Public Administration, Wagner

Course Number Course Name Credits
CORE-GP.1020 Managing Public Service Organizations 1.5
HPAM-GP.1830 Introduction to Health Policy & Management 2.0
HPAM-GP.2244 Global Health Governance and Management 1.5
HPAM-GP.2825Continuous Quality Improvement1.5
HPAM-GP.2836Current Issues in Health Policy1.5
HPAM-GP.2845Advanced Health Care Payment Systems1.5
HPAM-GP.2848The Business of Healthcare1.5
HPAM-GP.4830Health Economics: Principles1.0
HPAM-GP.4831Health Economics: Topics in Domestic Health Policy1.0
HPAM-GP.4832Health Economics: Topics in International Health Policy1.0
HPAM-GP.4833Health Care Management I: Control, Organizational Design and Professional Integration1.0
HPAM-GP.4834Health Care Management II: Adaptation and the Professional Manager1.0
HPAM-GP.4844The Realities of Faculty Practice Management1.0
HPAM-GP.4845The Realities of Academic Medical Centers1.0
PADM-GP.2112Women and Men in the Workplace1.5
PADM-GP.2119Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations1.5
PADM-GP.2125Foundations of Nonprofit Management1.5
PADM-GP.2140Public Economics and Finance1.5
PADM-GP.2142Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations1.5
PADM-GP.2144Debt Financing and Management for Public Organizations1.5
PADM-GP.2171Program Analysis and Evaluation1.5
PADM-GP.2201Institutions, Governance, and International Development1.5
PADM-GP.2203International Economic Development: Governments, Markets, and Communities1.5
PADM-GP.2210International Organizations & Management: The UN System1.5
PADM-GP.2216International Organizations: NGO's1.5
PADM-GP.2245Financing Local Government in Developing Countries1.5
PADM-GP.2411Policy Formation and Policy Analysis1.5
PADM-GP.2443Financing Urban Government1.5
PADM-GP.2472Environmental Economics2.0
PADM-GP.4110Project Management1.0
PADM-GP.4131Fundraising for Public & Nonprofit Organizations1.0
UPRL-GP.1603Urban Planning, Development, and Decision Making1.5
UPRL-GP.1605Land Use Regulation1.5
UPRL-GP.1620Introduction to Urban Physical Design1.5
UPRL-GP.2415Public Policy and Planning in New York1.5
URPL-GP.2608Urban Economics1.5
URPL-GP.2610Environmental Impact Assessment: Process and Procedures1.5
URPL-GP.2613Sustainable Cities1.5
URPL-GP.2615Environmental and Urban Dynamics1.5
URPL-GP.2620Race and Class in American Cities1.0
URPL-GP.2639Real Estate Finance1.5
URPL-GP.2652International Development Project Planning1.5
URPL-GP.2665Decentralized Development Planning and Policy Reform in Developing Countries1.5
URPL-GP.2670Land Use, Housing and Development1.5
URPL-GP.2690Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Data Management1.5

Statistics & Math

Department of Economics and Statistics, GSAS

Course Number Course Name Credits
ECON-GA.1001 Math for Economists 3.0
ECON-GA.1101 Applied Statistics and Econometrics I 3.0
ECON-GA.1102 Applied Statistics and Econometrics II 3.0
ECON-GA.3101 Seminar in Econometrics 3.0

Department of Mathematics, Courant

Course Number Course Name Credits
MATH-GA.2041 Computing in Finance 3.0
MATH-GA.2043 Scientific Computing 3.0
MATH-GA.2045 Computational Methods in Finance 3.0
MATH-GA.2706 Partial Differential Equations for Finance 3.0
MATH-GA.2707 Time Series Analysis & Statistical Arbitrage 3.0
MATH-GA.2709 Financial Engineering Models for Corporate Finance 3.0
MATH-GA.2751 Risk and Portfolio Management with Econometrics 3.0
MATH-GA.2753 Advanced Risk Management 3.0
MATH-GA.2754 Case Studies & Financial Modeling 3.0
MATH-GA.2791 Derivative Securities 3.0
MATH-GA.2792 Continuous Time Finance 3.0
MATH-GA.2902 Stochastic Calculus 3.0

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Department of Economics, GSAS

Course Number Course Name Credits
ECON-GA.1603 Theory of Economic Development 1.5
ECON-GA.1605 Latin American Economics 3.0
ECON-GA.2042 Development of Economics 3.0
ECON-GA.3001 Economic/Financial History of Europe 3.0


Department of Political Science, GSAS

Course Number Course Name Credits
POL-GA.2770 The Political Economy of North-South Relations 3.0
POL-GA.2774 The Political Economy of the Pacific Basin 3.0


Department of Sociology, GSAS 

Course NumberCourse Name Credits
SOC-GB.2435Society & EconomyTBD


Entertainment, Media & Technology, Steinhardt

Course Number Course Name Credits
MPAMB-GE.2101Principles and Practice of the Music Industry3.0
MPAMB-GE.2103 Environment of the Music Industry 3.0
MPAMG-GE.2201 Artists and Repertoire Seminar in Music Business 3.0
MPAMG-GE.2202 Promotion/Publicity in the Music Industry 3.0
MPAMB-GE.2206 Strategic Marketing in the Music Industry 3.0
ARVA-GE.2076 Visual Arts Markets 3.0

Graduate Film and Television, Tisch School of the Arts

Course Number Course Name Credits
GFMTV-GT.2007 Introduction to Production Management 1.5
GFMTV-GT.2104 Financing and Producing the Independent Feature 1.5
GFMTV-GT.2256 TV Writing & Series Development 3.0
GFMTV-GT.2283Feature Film Packaging1.5

ITP, Tisch School of the Arts

Course NumberCourse Name Credits
ITPG-GT.2003Communications Lab: Web1.5
ITPG-GT.2005Communications Lab:  Visual Language1.5
ITPG-GT.2503Aesthetics of Automation3.0
ITPG-GT.2555Changing the World1.5
ITPG-GT.2589ITP Lean Launchpad3.0
ITPG-GT.2838Creating Community Environments
ITPG-GT.2908DIY Health3.0
ITPG-GT.2979Products in Search of an Audience3.0

Sackler Institute

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Course Number Course Name Credits
BMSC-GA.4419 Drug Development in a New Era 3.0

Schack Institute of Real Estate, SPS

Course Number Course Name Credits
REAL1-GC.1035 Real Estate Finance 3.0
REAL1-GC.1045Real Estate Economics & Market Analysis3.0
REAL1-GC.1050Legal Principles and Practices3.0
REAL1-GC.1055 Real Estate Valuation and Feasibility Analysis 3.0
REAL1-GC.1060The Development Process3.0
REAL1-GC.1095Real Estate Capital Markets3.0
REAL1-GC.2300Real Estate Finance & Investment Analysis3.0
REAL1-GC.2315 Risk & Portfolio Management 3.0
REAL1-GC.2400 Planning & Design Issues in Development 3.0
REAL1-GC.2410 / DEVE1-GC.1010 Land Use & Environmental Regulation 3.0
REAL1-GC.2610 Strategic Real Estate Asset Management 3.0
REAL1-GC.2635Commercial Lease Analysis3.0
REAL1-GC.3055 Analyzing REIT Securities 3.0
REAL1-GC.3065 Federal Taxation for Real Estate Investment 3.0
REAL1-GC.3145 Acquisition Procedures and Analysis using Argus Software 3.0
REAL1-GC.3165 Analytical Techniques in Real Estate Investment Analysis 3.0
REAL1-GC.3180 Global Real Estate Markets and Investments 3.0
REAL1-GC.3190 Seminar in Post-Catastrophe Reconstruction 3.0
DEVE1-GC.1020 Planning and Design Issues in Development 3.0
DEVE1-GC.1025 Construction Methods and Technology 3.0
DEVE1-GC.2105 Green Building and Sustainable Development 3.0
DEVE1-GC.2200 Comparative International Real Estate Development 3.0
DEVE1-GC.3015 / REAL1-GC.3015 Affordable Housing Development 3.0

Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management, SPS

Course Number Course Name Credits
TCHS1-GC.3400 Hotel Investment Analysis 3.0
TCSB1-GC.2025 College Sports Operations 3.0
TCSB1-GC.2045 Sports Broadcasting 3.0
TCSB1-GC.2060 Digital Media 3.0