Two Year Full-time MBA, Fall Start

In order to complete the Two Year Full-time MBA degree, you must satisfy the following degree requirements:
  • Complete 60 total credits with a minimum overall grade point average of 2.5000.
  • Complete Team Communication during your first semester.
  • Complete or establish proficiency in Statistics and Data Analysis and Financial Accounting and Reporting during your first semester.
  • Complete or establish proficiency in at least 5 of the 8 Menu Core courses during your first year.
  • Participate in a summer internship between your first and second year.
  • Complete the capstone core course, Professional Responsibility or Ethical and Legal Challenges of the Modern Corporation, during your second year.
Core Requirements for Two Year Full-time MBA Fall Start Students
You must complete or establish proficiency in the Required Core courses during your first semester.
Required Core: Offered in Fall? Offered in Spring?
Financial Accounting and Reporting  Yes No
Statistics and Data Analysis Yes No

You must complete or establish proficiency in at least 5 of the 8 Menu Core courses during your first year. 
Menu Core; Choose at least 5 of 8: Offered in Fall? Offered in Spring?
Strategy (I & II)* Yes No
Firms and Markets Yes No
Foundations of Finance Yes Yes
Marketing  Yes Yes
Operations Management Yes  Yes
The Global Economy No  Yes
Leadership in Organizations No Yes
Business Analytics
(Data Science for Business: Technical
Data Science for Business: Managerial)
No Yes

*Strategy I and Strategy II are required to complete the Strategy core course. You must enroll in both sections of the course in the same term.

You must complete the Capstone Core during your second year.

Capstone Core: Offered in Fall? Offered in Spring?
Professional Responsibility OR Yes Yes
Ethical and Legal Challenges of the Modern Corporation* No Yes

Please note:
  • Some courses are only offered in Fall or Spring, as noted above.  
  • Your entering class is divided into six Blocks, with whom you will participate in a variety of community activities.
  • In the second year of your program you may enroll in any additional Menu Core course(s) that you did not take in your first year, on a space available basis, with students in the Langone Part-time MBA Program.
  • Most electives have Core courses as pre- or co-requisites. If you wish to take an elective for which a certain Core course is a pre- or co-requisite, you will need to complete or establish proficiency in that Core course.
  • *This law course counts towards the 15.0 credit maximum of non-Stern credits. 

Team Communication

You must complete Team Communication during your first semester. Course dates will be available during student registration. 

Your First Year: Meeting your Core Requirements

1st semester - 15 Credits

6 Credits: Required Core
You must take or establish proficiency in the two required core courses:
  1. Financial Accounting and Reporting (3 credits)
  2. Statistics and Data Analysis (3 credits)
9 Credits: Menu Core
  1. Select your remaining three courses from the menu of Core offerings.
  2. On a space-available basis, you may choose to take one elective course during your first semester in place of one Menu Core course. Please review the First-semester Elective policy for more information.

2nd Semester - 15 credits

  • Take your remaining Menu Core courses (for a total of at least five).
  • Register for electives with available credits.

Summer Internship


Your Second Year: Electives & Specializations

3rd and 4th Semesters - 15 Credits each

  1. Complete the Capstone Core Requirement - Professional Responsibility (1.5 Credits) or Ethical and Legal Challenges of the Modern Corporation (3 Credits)
  2. Fill open schedule with electives
Note: Plan ahead to make sure you satisfy the pre-requisites for electives you wish to take.