Business and Political Economy Sample 4-Year Curriculum

First Year in New York City

  • Take the Intro to Political & Economic Thought writing course as well as courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Statistics
  • Hear from prominent business leaders in your first Social Impact Core course, Business and Society
  • Experience NYC arts and culture with your classmates

Sophomore Year in London and Shanghai

  • Live and study at NYU's campus in London for the Fall semester
  • Live and study at NYU's campus in Shanghai for the Spring semester
  • Take specially-designed courses in politics, economics, and culture, and history
  • Take Organizational Communication and Its Social Context as part of the Social Impact Core

Junior Year 

  • Option to spend an additional semester away at any NYU global site or International Business Exchange (IBEX) location.
  • During the Spring semester, option to participate in the International Studies Program

Senior Year 

  • Participate in the BPE Senior Seminar, the capstone of your four-year academic experience
  • Take electives at Stern or at one of NYU's other impressive schools
  • Partner with the Wasserman Center for Career Development to complete your job search