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MBA/MPA

Degree Requirements

MBA Program Outline

Required Core 6
Menu Core 15-21
Professional Responsibility 1.5
Elective Courses 22.5-28.5
Total 51

MPA Program Outline

Wagner Core Intro to Public Policy 3
Wagner Elective Courses 30-33
Total 33

Total credits required to complete both degrees = 84

Sample Program Sequence: Summary

 
  Fall Spring
First Year MBA Required and Menu Core (12)
MPA Intro to Public Policy or Specialization Course (3)
MBA Menu Core (12) 
MPA Specialization Course (3)
Second Year MBA Elective Courses (7.5)
MPA Specialization Courses (6)
MBA Elective Courses (4.5)
MPA Elective Courses (9)
Third Year MBA Elective Courses (6)
MPA Elective Courses (4.5)
MBA Professional Responsibility (1.5)
MPA Captsone Course (1.5)
MBA Elective Courses (7.5)
MPA Elective Courses (4.5)
MPA Capstone Course (1.5)

Total credits required to complete both degrees = 84

Sample Program Sequence - Details

95 total credits

First Year (Stern)

Modules Courses Credits
Fall: Register at Stern
September – December
(15 credits)
Business Writing Proficiency (summer)
Launch
Team Communication
COR1-GB.1305 Statistics and Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting and Reporting

Menu core courses (Choose two of the three below):
COR1-GB.2301 Strategy
COR1-GB.1303 Firms and Markets
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance

CORE-GP.1022 Introduction to Public Policy or Wagner Specialization Course
0
0
0
3
3


3
3
3
 
3
Spring:
February – May
(15 credits)
 
 
Menu core courses:
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management 
COR1-GB.2303 The Global Economy
COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations

Wagner Specialization Course

3
3
3
3

3
Summer
May – August
Internship  

Second Year (Wagner)

Modules Courses Credits
Fall: Register at Wagner
September – December
(13.5 credits)
MBA2 Electives
Wagner Specialization Courses
7.5
6
Spring: Register at Wagner
February – May
(13.5 credits)
MBA2 Electives
Wagner Specialization or Electives
4.5
9

Third Year (Wagner/Stern)

Modules Courses Credits
Fall: Register at Wagner
September – December
(13.5 credits)
MBA2 Electives
COR2-GB.3101 Professional Responsibility
Wagner Electives
Wagner Capstone Course
6
1.5
4.5
1.5
Spring: Register at Stern
February – May
(13.5 credits)
MBA2 Electives
Wagner Electives
Wagner Capstone Course
7.5
4.5
1.5