To lead successfully in the business world, you need to understand the nuances of business and how they interface with the most advanced innovations in technology. This degree is based on a unique curriculum that provides you with experiential learning opportunities to develop strong management and leadership skills and gain a comprehensive knowledge of current information technologies.
MS in Management and Systems (STEM)
The academic work done throughout the curriculum is directly tied to its application through hands-on projects, case studies, team exercises, and real-world work, providing you with a competitive advantage in today’s workplace.
The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) designation is assigned to programs that have quantitative/technical focus and enable students to participate in a longer optional practical training post-graduation.
Expertise of Industry Professionals
Classes are led by knowledgeable industry professionals who help transform students from diverse backgrounds and skill levels into a cohesive learning team, promote collaborative learning, and
make connections with current and future colleagues and potential employers.
FLEXIBILITY FOR FALL 2021
NYU plans to resume in-person instruction for academic year 2021-22, and will welcome students back on campus. If you are unable to attend in-person for Fall 2021, accommodations may be available for remote study.
NOTE: Certain restrictions and requirements may apply for international students.
The core curriculum is designed to provide you with a deep and broad foundation that supports concentration course work and serves you throughout your career.
Elective courses in cutting-edge technology and systems are offered to provide industry-specific knowledge.
These specializations allow you to acquire a body of knowledge in key technology and systems area which include Systems Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Strategy and Leadership, & Database Technologies.
To complete their course of study students engage in a rigorous capstone project to demonstrate their mastery of their course and program knowledge in the form of an applied project, creation of a business plan or completion of a thesis.
This degree is a 42-credit program consisting of a required set of 7 core courses, 4 student-selected concentration courses, and a required capstone course.
Students select four courses from any one concentration.
The Database Technologies concentration provides students with an enhanced knowledge of databases and analytics which includes the design, creation, maintenance, and querying of databases for deep data analysis. It prepares graduates to support the work of the Chief Data Officer in organizations.
Strategy and Leadership
The Strategy and Leadership concentration is intended for students interested in focusing on organizational technical leadership competencies. It prepares graduates to support the work of the Chief Information Officer in organizations.
Enterprise Risk Management
The Enterprise Risk Management concentration bridges both management and IT areas, with a focus on designing and managing both cyber and financial risk systems in organizations. It prepares graduates to support the work of the Chief Information Security Officer in organizations.
The Systems Management concentration provides students with an enhanced knowledge of information systems design, development, and maintenance. It prepares graduates to support the work of the Chief Technology Officer in organizations.
We carefully weigh each component of your application during the admissions review process to evaluate your ability to benefit from and contribute to the dynamic learning environment and the challenging curriculum that the School offers.
Priority: January 15
International Final: April 1*
Domestic Final: July 1
*THE INTERNATIONAL FINAL DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MAY 1
Priority: September 15
International Final: October 1
Domestic Final: November 30
International Final: March 1
Domestic Final: May 1
Two Letters of Recommendation
Standardized Tests (If required by Admissions team)
We require transcripts from all institutions where college credit was received.
Application Fee $150
Tuition depends on the number of credit hours a student enrolls in each semester. A part-time student taking 6 credit hours is billed $13,778 for tuition and fees for a semester. A full-time student taking 12 credit hours is billed $22,699 for tuition and fees for a semester. For a full breakdown of tuition and fees visit the Bursar's website.
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 110 on the Internet-based test.
For the IELTS, a minimum overall band score of at least 8.0 is recommended.
NYUSPS does not prohibit applicants with lower TOEFL/IELTS scores from applying for admission since many factors influence the admissions decision.
Pearson Versant English Placement Test (VEPT)
If an international applicant has not achieved the minimum scores as described above, they are required to participate in the VEPT, a 50-minute online test that evaluates English language proficiency.
97.7% of NYUSPS Management and Systems graduate students reported being employed within six months of graduation.
Alumni of the NYUSPS Management and Systems program land opportunities across a wide range of levels, organizations, and geographic locations. Below are sample employers and job titles reported over the last five years:
5th Avenue Associates
BTS USA Inc
New York University
One Red LLC
RBC Capital Markets
YAD Capital LLC
Asset and Wealth Management
Customer Data Analyst
Development and Financial Support Counselor
Digital Product Manager
Faculty Research Administrator
Human Resource Manager
New York Area Film Merchandiser
Partner Solutions Manager
Product and Project Manager
Public Finance Product Control Officer
Reporting and Analytics Intern
Research Centers and Institute WebMaster
Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Software Development Manager
Supply Chain and Inventory Management Specialist
Technical Client Implementation Program Officer
Technical Project Analyst
As professional relationships are an essential part of student success, the NYUSPS Wasserman Center for Career Development and the Division of Programs in Business partner on a variety of career initiatives.
Financing Your education
Click the link below to find important information regarding the federal aid process, NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) department and divisional scholarships, private loans, and the NYU payment plans.