The curriculum provides rigorous grounding in the student’s major discipline while also being interdisciplinary at its core. Each student’s course of study is tailored to his or her own interests.
Faculty research expertise and mentorship provide the backbone of the Stern doctoral program. Stern faculty rank in the top 1-5 by departments, in terms of the quantity of papers published in top tier journals. That, coupled with Stern’s unique 2:1 faculty to PhD student ratio and collaborative culture, provides an ideal environment for developing scholars.