Are there ever research assistant opportunities with Wagner faculty?
Yes, many Wagner faculty are involved with large research and program evaluation projects. Many of these include positions for full- or part-time research assistants, and Wagner students are strongly encouraged to apply for these positions.
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.
How do I get a course to count towards my minor?
I am interested in learning more about scholarships from NYU Wagner, is there any information you could give me?
I am a potential client. What is a project liaison? How much time should a project liaison expect to put towards a Capstone Team?
All Capstone clients must designate one person in their agency who will act as the project liaison and a back-up person in case of a change in circumstances that prevents the original liaison from continuing in the role.
Can previously earned graduate credits be used towards my Wagner degree?
Yes! Relevant graduate credits earned prior to matriculation at Wagner can be applied to your Wagner degree if they meet the criteria outlined in our transfer credit policy and they are not restricted by your
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
Do I need a master's degree to apply for the Wagner Doctoral Program?
While you can apply without a master's degree, nearly all admitted students do have a graduate degree.
How long will it take to complete my Global EMPA degree?
The degree must be completed in one year (September - September). Students complete degree requirements in August with an official graduation date in September.
When will I be informed of the admission decision for the Global EMPA Program?
Do I need full-time work experience to be accepted to the MS in Public Policy?
No, it is not required that you have professional experience. If you do not have full-time work experience, the admissions committee will closely evaluate your internship/volunteer experience and articulation of policy interest/career goals.
What is the typical schedule of an MS in Public Policy student?
During the first semester, most courses are offered during the daytime, though you may choose electives that meet in the evening or on Saturday. There is more variability in the spring semester, due to internship schedules and a greater number of electives.
How many credits am I required to complete for the Executive MPA (EMPA) for Public Service Leaders program?
Thirty credits are required for graduation. Twelve of those credits are required leadership and financial management courses.
For more information, please visit http://wagner.nyu.edu/executivempa/empa-leaders
How long does it take to complete the Executive MPA (EMPA) for Public Service Leaders program?
Students can complete the EMPA for Public Service Leaders in less than one year.
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Wagner Career Services Networking Guide
Networking is the systematic process of developing and cultivating a pool of professional contacts.
Wagner Career Services Tracks Exercise Guide
Many of us know that we are committed to a career in public service, but figuring out what that means can be difficult. This exercise is great for people who are looking for a bit of focus. The exercise comes in three phases: Brainstorming, Analyzing, and Synthesizing.
What is the Rudin Center for Transportation and Policy Management?
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?
How can I apply for the undergraduate program at NYU Wagner?
NYU Wagner primarily has graduate level degree programs in the areas of public administration and urban planning. If you are interested in undergraduate admissions, please contact the NYU Office of Undergraduate Admissions directly at 212-998-4500.
What is the Institute for Civil Infrastructure Systems?
My scanned transcript is too large to upload into the online application. How can I reduce the file size?
Please scan your transcript in black and white at 150 dpi (dots per inch).
Can students reapply if they have been declined admission?
Yes, applicants may reapply if there is a significant change in their profile, such as gaining several years of relevant experience or successful completion of graduate level coursework in a relevant field.