About Us

The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a unique brand of industry focused education that prepares students to become leaders of industry. We strive to look ahead, empowering individuals to pursue their dreams and exceed their expectations.

Message from the Dean

For 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. It has served as a source of empowerment for individuals from NYC, across the country, and around the world, who…

Formation of the Search Committee for the Dean of the NYU School of Professional Studies

In Fall 2019, Susan Greenbaum, EdD, who had served as the interim dean of the NYU School of Professional Studies since June 2018, graciously agreed to take on the role of NYU SPS dean through the summer of 2021. This past May, the University and NYU SPS began the first phase of the process...

NYUSPS Leadership

The NYUSPS leadership team is dedicated to ensuring that students who seek to pursue a professional path in industry are afforded a stellar education. Their breadth and depth of experience provides the diverse perspective required to meet the needs of an ever-evolving, globalized workforce.


Established in 1934, the NYU School of Professional Studies has fostered a rich tradition of serving the City and the world, by educating and enlightening students who are just beginning on their career path, as well as those who are seasoned veterans.

Dean's Briefs Archive

The Dean’s Brief is a monthly publication that provides a snapshot of what is happening across the institution and around the University. It features short stories on faculty members, students, staff members, and alumni, in addition to highlighting past and upcoming events.

Dean's Advisory Board

The Dean's Advisory Board is composed of leaders and alumni from across the industries that the NYU School of Professional Studies serves. The Board provides guidance and helps to forge new connections that benefit the School and its students.

IDBEA Website

NYU SPS is dedicated to ensuring that inclusion, diversity, belonging, equity, and accessibility are a part of all that we do. Visit the IDBEA website to learn more about important policies and ways that you can get involved.


Gain an overview of our rich history and plethora of education options we offer.