Steinhardt School of Culture Education and Human Development

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Instrumental Performance Hits All the Right Notes

In NYUʼs six instrumental performance programs, burgeoning musicians prepare for success in the 21st-century music industry.

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BEMT Minor: A Look into the Most Popular Minor at NYU

The BEMT Minor is one of the most popular cross-school minors at NYU, combining coursework from three different schools. Discover what makes it special!

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Was She Ready for College in New York City?

Aspiring comedian and Educational Theatre major Liv Rocklin was both nervous and excited when she got into NYU. Despite some doubts, she quickly found her groove.

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Policy, Education, and Research: Build a Curriculum to Change the World

In NYU classrooms, students develop an intellectual foundation for changing the world through policy, education, and research.

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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.

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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.

Ready, Set, Summer: A Virtual Art Education for High School Students

This summer, aspiring artists can experience NYU through a pre-college virtual art program. From drawing and photography to art history and theory, you’ll build your knowledge—and your portfolio—100 percent online.

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Accepted as a Spring Admit? Confused? Yes, I was too.

What is Spring Admission like at NYU? A Spring Admit in Liberal Studies explains what it is and shares her expreinces in the program (+ gap semester ideas)

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From Prehealth to a Communication Major

Onyeike came to NYU planning for a future in psychology, but her heart wasn't in it. At NYU, she found the Media, Culture, and Communication major at Steinhardt—and her calling.

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How NYU Cross-School Minors Can Help Shape Your Future

NYU offers over 100 cross-school minors that undergraduates from any NYU school or program can pursue. Students may also pursue an additional major within CAS.