When will I be informed of my admissions decision for the Wagner PhD Program?
The application review process begins immediately following the December submission deadline. Decisions are typically sent by late March.
I missed the Capstone Information Session. What do I do now?
Check with your program administrator for details on how to request registration for Capstone.
If I am pursuing an undergraduate minor with Wagner, can I substitute courses?
Because each course within a minor is vetted by a committee of faculty members at both schools sponsoring the minor, Wagner cannot allow substitutions.
What is the John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress?
The mission of the John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress is to increase the understanding of Congress-"the People's Branch" of government- its role in making policy; its powers, processes, and responsibilities.
I am a potential client. Who owns the work produced by the Capstone team?
The final work product is typically owned by the Capstone client organization.
How can I check my progress toward graduation?
Will my employer or another organization support my education costs for the Global EMPA Program?
While many prospective applicants are self-funded, some students receive some form of full or partial financial sponsorship from their employers or from government programs that fund graduate study in public administration.
What is the size of the Global EMPA program?
The program enrolls approximately 10-15 students per year.
Should I bring my immunization records as an international student?
New York State law requires that you submit records showing that you are immunized against Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) and Meningitis (MENO).Verification forms are enclosed with the I-20 or DS-2019. Extra forms are available at the OGS office.
Who Sponsors the Wagner Experience Fund?
The Wagner Experience Fund is made possible by generous contributions and support of the following donors to the endowed fund:
Can I defer my enrollment to the Online MHA?
The Online MHA program does not offer an option to defer enrollment, so students should apply for the semester in which they plan to enroll. Deferrals are only granted for medical/family emergencies or on a case-by-case basis.
Do I need to be a US citizen in order to apply to the Online MHA?
You can apply without US citizenship, however we are unable to sponsor student visas for a part-time program. Even if you are not a US citizen, you must be working in a US healthcare related field in order to apply to the Online MHA.
Does Wagner offer joint undergraduate minors?
The Wagner School offers a number of joint undergraduate minors with several undergraduate schools at NYU. Each of these minors is comprised of several courses from Wagner combined with several courses from the other school.
Does Wagner offer undergraduate courses?
From courses on the politics of New York to nonprofit communications for social change, from public policy in the arts to genocide in the modern era, NYU Wagner offers undergraduate students a wide selection of classes across a number of disciplines.
Does Wagner offer an undergraduate major?
What is the best way to get in touch with the NYU Office of Financial Aid regarding my Online MHA application?
I’m an alumna/us of Wagner and I’d like to audit a course. How do I do that and how much is the fee?
My admission letter says I am required to complete PER. How can I waive PER?
What types of career will the Wagner Doctoral Program Prepare me for?
The program prepares graduates for careers at academic institutions, in think tanks, research firms, and research units of public, quasi-public and private organizations, as well as for other positions with substantial responsibilities for the supervision and administration of research.
Can students submit additional materials to improve their application while on the waitlist?
Can I keep my full-time job while I go to Wagner?
Yes, definitely. About 40% of entering Wagner students are "part-time" students, working full- or part-time while attending Wagner.
How can I learn about the Wagner PhD Program?
The best way to begin learning about the PhD Program is to browse the website, which contains complete information about the PhD Program's academic policies, admissions procedures, degree requirements, fields o