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Fill out your online application.

The online application is due at 11:59pm Eastern Time on the deadline date. You may complete and submit your online application at any time before the deadline. Save your work before moving to the next page and print a copy for your own records. Please note that all required fields are marked with an asterisk (*). 

Incomplete Applications

Applicants are required to submit all parts of the application by the deadline. Incomplete applications are reviewed as-is.

Late Applications

Applications submitted after the published deadlines are reviewed at the discretion of the Graduate Admissions Committee.

The MPA-MBA Dual Degree Program allows you to pursue simultaneously an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business and an MPA from NYU Wagner. The MPA-MBA program can be completed in three years (33 credits at NYU Wagner/51 credits at NYU Stern):

  • First year in residence at NYU Stern
  • Second year in residence at NYU Wagner
  • Third year with one semester at each school

Current NYU Stern students must submit a complete NYU Wagner MPA application for their desired program.

New applicants must complete the joint application process below:

  1. Submit a complete NYU Wagner MPA application (Public & Nonprofit Management & Policy or Health Policy & Management programs). Please note our application deadlines and process webpage for more information on deadlines.

  2. In your NYU Wagner application form, indicate that you are applying for a dual degree program by selecting “Yes” in the Dual Degree section on the Program Information page. Then select the particular dual degree program to which you are applying in the next question. 
  3. In your application materials, use Essay 1 to support your rationale for the dual degree.
  4. Submit your application to NYU Stern using Stern's Dual Degree application.

    Please remember to indicate your intent to apply for the MPA-MBA dual degree program on your NYU Stern application.

Note:  Failure to complete all required components will result in an incomplete dual degree application and may delay your admissions decision. 

We invite you to experience NYU Wagner.


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