NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies Offers Wide Array of Intensive Programs this Summer

More than 90 Summer Intensive Programs Provide Professionals with Convenient, Concise, and Condensed Study Options


NEW YORK, March 25, 2013 – The NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) has opened registration for its 2013 Summer Intensive programs. These programs are designed for busy working professionals who need to advance in their current careers or to prepare for new ones, as well as for students who want to supplement their classroom learning.

More than 90 intensives are being offered this summer at NYU-SCPS, including programs in: advanced digital applications; foreign languages, translation and interpreting; philanthropy and fundraising; humanities, arts, and writing; management and information technology; marketing and public relations; and real estate. In addition, summer institutes are being offered in taxation, global affairs, and publishing.

Ranging in duration from one week to 12 weeks, intensive programs are available during the day, in the evening, and on the weekend. Designed to accommodate busy schedules, summer intensives allow students to immerse themselves in their studies and to absorb a wealth of information in a short period of time. Taught by top industry professionals, these intensives deliver in-depth learning experiences.

Small class sizes, condensed formats and convenient schedules are just some of the benefits students gain by enrolling in an NYU-SCPS Summer Intensive program. Students can hone their skills, broaden their horizons, and build their professional networks, all while studying onsite, online or abroad. They can meet and network with individuals from the New York area, across the country, and around the globe.

Session I classes run from May 28 to July 6. Session II classes run from July 8 to August 17.

Register for summer intensives now at scps.nyu.edu/summerintensives, or by calling 212-998-7150.

About the NYU School of Professional Studies

Established in 1934, the NYU School of Professional Studies (sps.nyu.edu) is one of NYU's several degree-granting schools and colleges, each with a unique academic profile. The reputation of the School of Professional Studies arises from its place as the NYU home for study and applied research related to key knowledge-based industries where the New York region leads globally. This is manifest in the School's diverse graduate, undergraduate, and Professional Pathways programs in fields such as Accounting, Finance, and Law; Applied Health; Arts, Design, and Film; Creative Cities and Economic Development; English-Language Learning; Entrepreneurship; Fundraising and Grantmaking; Global Affairs; Hospitality and Tourism Management; Human Resource Management and Development; Languages and Humanities; Management and Systems; Marketing; Project Management; Public Relations and Corporate Communication; Publishing; Real Estate, Real Estate Development, and Construction Management; Sports Management, Media, and Business; Translation; and Writing.

More than 100 distinguished full-time faculty members collaborate with an exceptional cadre of practitioner/adjunct faculty members and lecturers to create a vibrant professional and academic environment that educates over 5,000 degree-seeking students from around the globe each year. In addition, the School fulfills the recurrent professional education needs of local, national, and international economies, as evidenced by nearly 28,000 Professional Pathways enrollments in Career Advancement Courses and Diploma Programs. The School's community is enriched by more than 31,000 degree-holding alumni worldwide, many of whom serve as mentors, guest speakers, and advisory board members. For more information about the NYU School of Professional Studies, visit sps.nyu.edu.