Master's Programs

NYU Shanghai offers four master's programs in collaboration with other schools of NYU. The programs award NYU degrees. We invite you to learn more below.

Data Analytics & Business Computing
Joint NYU Master of Science in Data Analytics & Business Computing with Stern School of Business

NYU Shanghai’s Master of Science in Data Analytics & Business Computing is one of two specialized global master programs jointly offered with the NYU Stern School of Business. The other program is in Quantitative Finance.

 

These programs are 1-year, full-time courses of study which begin with a Summer term at NYU Stern in New York City, followed by Fall and Spring semesters at NYU Shanghai. The programs offer a China and Asia focus, and are designed for pre-experience students or recent college graduates. Upon graduation, students receive a NYU-granted Master of Science degree, recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

 

The MS in Data Analytics & Business Computing teaches students to use a data-driven approach to solve business challenges in today’s era of big data through an interdisciplinary curriculum in business, data science and management science. Through the program, students will gain knowledge in quantitative and technical methods as well as further develop their strategic and business management skills to lead in the increasingly data-driven world.

 

For more information and to learn how to apply, please visit this page.

Quantitative Finance
Joint NYU Master of Science in Quantitative Finance with Stern School of Business

NYU Shanghai’s Master of Science in Quantitative Finance is one of two specialized global master programs jointly offered with the NYU Stern School of Business. The other program is in Data Analytics & Business Computing.

 

These programs are 1-year, full-time courses of study which begin with a Summer term at NYU Stern in New York City, followed by Fall and Spring semesters at NYU Shanghai. The programs offer a China and Asia focus, and are designed for pre-experience students or recent college graduates. Upon graduation, students receive a NYU-granted Master of Science degree, recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

 

The MS in Quantitative Finance prepares students for the rapidly evolving professional marketplace in the field of finance. Through the rigorous curriculum, students will acquire deep knowledge in a broad range of topics relevant to today’s modern global financial architecture, from trading and product design, to underwriting and securitization, to asset management and corporate financial management, and many others.

 

For more information and to learn how to apply, please visit this page.

Social Work
Joint NYU Master of Social Work with Silver School of Social Work

NYU Shanghai’s joint Master of Social Work with the NYU Silver School of Social Work provides an alternative track within NYU Silver’s Two-Year MSW program allowing students to attend their first year in Shanghai followed by their second year in New York City. The joint Master of Social Work offers a truly global social work education.

 

Students will benefit from a special curriculum infused with global and multi-cultural content as well as the opportunity to pursue one-of-a-kind field placements with social service agencies and hospitals in Shanghai. Throughout the program, students will critically reflect on cultural, social, and economic similarities and differences between the two environments of China and the United States, enhancing their learning about and capacity for culturally appropriate practice. Upon graduation, students receive a NYU-granted MSW degree, recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

 

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TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
Joint NYU MA in TESOL with Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

NYU Shanghai’s joint Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) with the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development provides an alternative track within NYU Steinhardt’s MA TESOL program allowing students to attend their courses in Shanghai and online, and to complete a summer immersion in New York City. The two-year program is designed to accommodate in-service teachers and working professionals in China with courses offered typically on Saturdays during the Fall and Spring terms, and at varying times during the Summer immersion.

 

The program will help students to deepen their expertise as English teachers for children and adolescents, from kindergarten through high school, and help students advance their leadership skills in and out of the classroom. The curriculum, taught entirely in English, is grounded in pedagogical methods from the United States and tailored to Chinese contexts. Students will learn from American-trained NYU Steinhardt and NYU Shanghai faculty who have expertise in second and foreign language acquisition research, methodology and years of experience working with Chinese students. Upon graduation, students receive a NYU-granted MA in TESOL degree, recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

 

For more information and to learn how to apply, please visit this page