Academics

The window display of a Liberal Studies building at NYU.
So What IS the Liberal Studies Core Program?

The Liberal Studies Core is a two-year program that allows students to integrate travel into their curriculum while learning in a small-class environment.

Veronica standing in front of building on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus
Civil Engineering from Abu Dhabi to New York City and Back

Veronica Wambura’s broad civil engineering curriculum has helped her sharpen her focus.

A smiling student with a pen in her hand.
Ready, Set, Summer: From Script to Screen with Tisch’s High School Screenwriting Workshop

This summer high schoolers can learn the ins and outs of writing for the big and small screen with Tischʼs Online High School Screenwriters Workshop.

Portrait of Aicha Hanne
From NYU Shanghai to NYU Florence—And Beyond

At NYU Shanghai, Aicha Hanne is living her childhood dream while carving a path toward the future.

A student working on a engineering project
A CAS Double Major Shows That Physics and Art History Go Hand in Hand

As a double major at NYU, Hillary Gao ‘20 merged her interdisciplinary interests as a student, researcher, and intern. Today, she continues to balance art and science.

Students working onstage with DJ equipment
Ready, Set, Summer: Steinhardt’s High School Music Production Programs Strike a Chord

NYU SIMPT (Summer Institute of Music Production Technology) and SEMI (Summer Electronic Music Institute) programs teach aspiring high school musicians to create, record, and perform like pros.

Kevin Paredes dressed as a character from Seussical: The Musical
Can You Be a Justice Major? Theatre, Too?

Kevin Paredes' passion for justice and musical theatre led him to Gallatin, where he balances political science with performance.

NYU Precollege students working together on a project.
The Perks of Precollege Programs

Precollege programs allow high school students to explore their interests and experience college life. I loved the precollege experience, but why should you?

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The Anatomy of Majors at NYUʼs Schools and Colleges

Have you ever found yourself wondering how college majors work? Here’s a comprehensive explanation of majors at NYU.

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NYU’s GPH/CSD Major Promotes Better Communication and a Healthier World

Future linguists, doctors, educators, and performers all find their place in NYU Steinhardt’s new Global Public Health (GPH)/Communicative Sciences and Disorders (CSD) major, where they learn to make an impact by studying global health issues and speech and voice disorders.