Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies (DAUS)

EARN OR COMPLETE YOUR DEGREE

The Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies serves transfer students; adult learners; military veterans and active duty military and their spouses, partners, and family members; and those who delayed college, empowering them to earn an NYU degree.

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS

Our undergraduate degree completion programs focus on developing the skills and knowledge that are most important to you, no matter what phase of your academic or professional career. Whether you have already earned college credit and want to go back to school to finish your degree or you are just starting to pursue your college education, we are here to help.

Attend Our Instant Decision Day!

During the event, you will have the opportunity to meet with Admissions Officers to discuss your application and connect with an academic advisor who can provide guidance on transfer credits. Students with complete applications will receive a decision.

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Degrees in Leadership and Management (International Business and Global Management Studies Concentration); Information Systems Management; and the Social Sciences (Economics and Organizational Behavior and Change Concentrations)
  • Seamless credit transfer
  • Mix of asynchronous and live online classes, providing flexibility and connection to faculty, advisors, and classmates
  • Full-time, part-time, and evening schedules
  • No admissions tests or application fees

Bachelor’s Degrees

  • Degrees in the humanities, social sciences, and five professionally focused areas of study
  • Seamless credit transfer
  • On-site campus experience
  • Full-time, part-time, and evening schedules
  • No admissions tests or application fees

Associate Degrees

  • For students who have at least one gap semester from having earned their high school diploma
  • Choose from options that prepare you for a career or additional study at the Bachelor’s level
  • Tuition rates equivalent to community college
  • Full-time, part-time, and evening schedules

ADDRESSING YOUR UNIQUE GOALS & OBJECTIVES

The NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies serves a diverse community of learners, each with their own needs, goals, and objectives. For a more customized approach to your DAUS education, click on the link that best describes you.

While we can’t wait to talk with you in person about all that DAUS has to offer and the success of our students and alumni, this video provides a snapshot of the amazing experience you’ll have when you enroll in our programs.

Learn more about our degrees, our faculty members, and the invaluable undergraduate education DAUS affords students from NYC, across the country, and around the world.

By the Numbers

95%
GRADUATES EMPLOYED AFTER GRADUATION
44%
STUDENTS OVER AGE 25
28%
STUDENTS ENROLLED PART TIME
26%
STUDENTS FROM OUTSIDE THE US

THE DAUS UNDERGRADUATE ADVANTAGE

Whether you are a high school graduate who earned your degree at least one year ago or you have earned some college credit, going back to school to earn or finish your degree may seem out of reach due to time constraints, work and family obligations or financial concerns. Our programs are designed to address these issues so that you can focus on completing your studies.

Dedicated Faculty Members >

  • Experts in their fields
  • Deeply committed to your success
  • Serve as teachers and mentors

Flexible Course Schedules

  • Online and on-site programs
  • Full- and part-time study
  • Courses held in the evening

Credit for Prior Learning

Seamless Credit Transfer

Career Development Services >

  • Résumé evaluation/Career counseling
  • Mock Interviews/Internships
  • Access to job database

Academic Resources >

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • Need- and merit-based
  • Financial aid counseling

Access to SPS & NYU Resources

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DAUS Faculty

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Kofi Afriyie

Clinical Associate Professor

Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

Donatella Delfino

Clinical Professor

Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

Elisa DiCaprio

Clinical Associate Professor

Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

DEPARTMENTAL HIGHLIGHTS

February 2, 2023
Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies Student Spotlight: BA in Social Science Candidate Sara Clem
January 31, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Business Leadership & Management Studies’ Julia Anelli
January 24, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Leadership & Management Studies’ Katherine Likourezos
December 6, 2022
DAUS Student Spotlight: Charmaine Williams
December 2, 2022
NYU Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Sabrina Ellis Is NYU SPS 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award Winner and December Graduation Speaker
November 22, 2022
DAUS Faculty Spotlight: Clinical Professor of Media Studies Chyng-Feng Sun
February 2, 2023
Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies Student Spotlight: BA in Social Science Candidate Sara Clem
January 31, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Business Leadership & Management Studies’ Julia Anelli
January 24, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Leadership & Management Studies’ Katherine Likourezos
December 6, 2022
DAUS Student Spotlight: Charmaine Williams
October 20, 2022
Transfer Student Profile: DAUS Student Jennifer Abbate
October 19, 2022
Transfer Student Alumni Spotlight: DAUS BS in Information Systems Management (STEM) Graduate Mamadou Diallo
May 13, 2022
SPS Humanities Fest 2022
April 29, 2022
DAUS Visits NYHS Black Dolls Exhibit
April 21, 2022
Alpha Sigma Lambda 2022 Induction Ceremony
July 13, 2021
DAUS COVID-19 Speaker Series - Vaccines & Immunization Panel
June 21, 2021
2021 ASL Induction
July 23, 2020
DAUS Associate Dean Leads Conversation on “The Future of Work” to Mark NYU SPS 85th Anniversary
November 22, 2022
DAUS Faculty Spotlight: Clinical Professor of Media Studies Chyng-Feng Sun
September 16, 2022
Faculty Spotlight: DAUS Clinical Professor Mechthild Schmidt Feist
November 1, 2021
“How I Got Here” with Dean Billie Gastic Rosado
October 29, 2021
The Coronavirus Pandemic and Our Relationship to Nature
September 27, 2021
Digital Communications + Media in Times of COVID
July 14, 2021
Investigating the Usability of Locimetric Authentication
February 2, 2023
Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies Student Spotlight: BA in Social Science Candidate Sara Clem
January 31, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Business Leadership & Management Studies’ Julia Anelli
January 24, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Leadership & Management Studies’ Katherine Likourezos
December 6, 2022
DAUS Student Spotlight: Charmaine Williams
December 2, 2022
NYU Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Sabrina Ellis Is NYU SPS 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award Winner and December Graduation Speaker
November 22, 2022
DAUS Faculty Spotlight: Clinical Professor of Media Studies Chyng-Feng Sun
February 2, 2023
Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies Student Spotlight: BA in Social Science Candidate Sara Clem
January 31, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Business Leadership & Management Studies’ Julia Anelli
January 24, 2023
DAUS Student Spotlight: BS in Leadership & Management Studies’ Katherine Likourezos
December 6, 2022
DAUS Student Spotlight: Charmaine Williams
October 20, 2022
Transfer Student Profile: DAUS Student Jennifer Abbate
October 19, 2022
Transfer Student Alumni Spotlight: DAUS BS in Information Systems Management (STEM) Graduate Mamadou Diallo
May 13, 2022
SPS Humanities Fest 2022
April 29, 2022
DAUS Visits NYHS Black Dolls Exhibit
April 21, 2022
Alpha Sigma Lambda 2022 Induction Ceremony
July 13, 2021
DAUS COVID-19 Speaker Series - Vaccines & Immunization Panel
June 21, 2021
2021 ASL Induction
July 23, 2020
DAUS Associate Dean Leads Conversation on “The Future of Work” to Mark NYU SPS 85th Anniversary
November 22, 2022
DAUS Faculty Spotlight: Clinical Professor of Media Studies Chyng-Feng Sun
September 16, 2022
Faculty Spotlight: DAUS Clinical Professor Mechthild Schmidt Feist
November 1, 2021
“How I Got Here” with Dean Billie Gastic Rosado
October 29, 2021
The Coronavirus Pandemic and Our Relationship to Nature
September 27, 2021
Digital Communications + Media in Times of COVID
July 14, 2021
Investigating the Usability of Locimetric Authentication
Upcoming Events
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NYU SPS Virtual Instant Decision Day
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