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Academics


The Curriculum
Stern’s undergraduate degrees in business combine intensive study in business fundamentals with broad-based foundations in the liberal arts. Our courses are taught by some of the most respected business faculty in the world. Stern's prominent faculty includes three Nobel Laureates. Our global study opportunities and cutting-edge social impact sequence are unmatched by any other undergraduate business school.

Degree Programs
  • B.S. in Business with a choice of 11 concentrations. Other options within the B.S. in business degree include a second major or minor in a field outside business – anything from Chinese to history to psychology to the fine arts.
  • B.S. in Business & Political Economy, which features coursework in business, politics and economics along with integrated global study at select sites in NYU's global network of 13 academic centers. 
  • Stern-Tisch B.S. in Business/B.F.A. in Film and Television available to students enrolled in the B.S. in Business program. This five-year dual degree is designed for students with a passion for film and television, and an interest in the business aspects of these industries.  
  • B.S./M.S. in Accounting available to students enrolled in the B.S. in Business program. This program prepares students to sit for the Certified Public Accountant license examination.

Academic Quick Facts

Why Stern? Reason 5:

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Flexible curriculum, small classes.
A big university doesn’t mean big classes! At NYU, our average class size is less than 30. You can dig deep into your choice of 11 business concentrations for Business majors or your business, politics and economics courses for Business and Political Economy majors. Consider broad connections across multiple topic areas in 8 interdisciplinary academic Tracks. Balance in an undergraduate curriculum is important, too, and with 50% of your courses in the liberal arts, you can explore your academic passions in any of NYU’s other schools. One-third of Stern students pursue a minor in the liberal arts. Whether you take Entertainment, Media and Technology courses at the famous Tisch School of the Arts or Applied Mathematics courses at the world-renown Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, our Stern students currently explore over 90 subject areas at NYU.