This multifaceted, business-oriented degree provides students with knowledge and skills that can be applied across numerous industry sectors. Students develop core competencies to take advantage of the opportunities of a continuously evolving global economy.
BS in Leadership and Management Studies
Develop a strong foundation in core management principles with an emphasis on leadership development, cross-cultural communication, quantitative reasoning, and team-building.
Dr. Kofi Afriyie
Core courses provide an in-depth exploration of the liberal arts that expands your critical thinking and analytical skills, increases your knowledge, and develops your intellect.
Students can choose concentrations in Human Resource management; International Business and Global Management; Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations; and Organizational management and Development.
Students select elective credits from DAUS course offerings in consultation with their advisor.
Work in close consultation with a faculty advisor on a senior thesis or project in your field of study.
Earn academic credit while gaining industry experience. Work with coaches at the Wasserman Center to learn how to land an internship that will let you put what you have learned in the classroom into action.
Students select one of the following concentrations:
The degree is a 128 credit program consisting of a required set of core courses (32 credits), liberal arts electives (8 credits), required courses (60 credits), electives (8 credits), concentration courses (16 credits), and a graduation project (4 credits).
Liberal Arts Electives
In addition to the core curriculum requirements, bachelor of science degree students select an additional eight credits of liberal arts courses in consultation with their advisor.
Applications will be reviewed for evidence of:
Academic preparedness suggestive of success at the baccalaureate level
Rationale for desire to pursue selected academic subject of study
Personal attributes that predict readiness for advanced college-level work (e.g., motivation to learn, time management, personal responsibility, maturity)
Self-reflection on work or life experiences that shape one’s educational and career goals
Leadership skill or potential demonstrated through community service, volunteer positions or other activities
Associates degree or equivalent of 45 transferable college credits required
Recommended minimum 3.3 (B+) GPA
Domestic Application Deadlines
Early Decision: July 1
Final: August 1
Early Decision: November 1,
Final: January 1
International Application Deadlines
Early Decision: February 1
Final: April 15
Early Decision: August 1
Final: October 1
Two Letters of Recommendation (1 required)
Official transcripts from all colleges attended
Standardized Tests (If required by Admissions team)
Application Fee $0
TOEFL scores are required for applicants who did not complete an undergraduate degree in the United States or in a country where the only primary language is not English. Successful candidates achieve a minimum score of 100 on the Internet-based test.
For the IELTS, a minimum overall band score of at least 7 is recommended.
NYUSPS does not prohibit applicants with lower TOEFL/IELTS scores from applying for admission since many factors influence the admissions decision.
Financing Your education
We know that financial planning for your education is of the utmost importance. We want to support you. Click the link below to learn about financial aid opportunities or download the financial aid guidelines document.