Graduate education for a digital age

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Start this fall and be job-ready in just one year.

Graduating YU seniors, earn a master’s degree that builds real-world skills and readies you for in-demand, high-wage careers.

Benefits

  • 50% tuition scholarship 
  • Guaranteed admissions
  • STEM OPT-eligibility for international students

Eligible Master's Programs

See below for a quick reference of each programs requirements.

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The admission process is streamlined so that YU students need only complete the Katz School online application. Personal statement, recommendation letters, and GREs are waived for applicants. The Katz School will request your transcripts from the Registrar’s Office.

Remember to use the code YU19 to waive your application fee. For any questions, contact Jared Hakimi, Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions, at jared.hakimi@yu.edu or by calling/texting 646-899-1811.

Free Data Analytics Workshops

Any YU senior interested in brushing up or learning more about data analytics, databases, business modeling, and math can enroll in the Katz School’s free online workshops. Contact us to enroll.

Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics, Pre-Health, Public Health; for non-science majors, including Accounting, Finance, Information and Decision Sciences, BIMA, Marketing, Psychology, Sociology, Strategy & Entrepreneurship, your first semester will include a graduate life science course

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.0. Non-science majors must have completed one science course with a B+ or better

For more information about the program, please visit the BME website.

Cybersecurity

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
All majors

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • At least one undergraduate course in Networking with B+ or better; or relevant work experience. If no networking course then conditional acceptance based on the above with requirement to complete CompTIA Networking+ course and certification exam which must be submitted to admissions for verification.

For more information about the program, please visit the Cybersecurity website.

Data Analytics and Visualization

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
Information and Decision Sciences, BIMA, or any quantitative/science majors such as: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Math, Physics, Psychology, Sociology; Other majors should contact us. 

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 with a B+ or better in at least two quantitative, programming, or database courses
  • Successful completion of the Challenge Exam. Contact Jared Hakimi at jared.hakimi@yu.edu for more information.

For more information about the program, please visit the DAV website.

Data and Privacy Law

Offered jointly with the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
All majors 

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.0

For more information about the program, please visit the DPL website.

Enterprise Risk Management

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
All majors 

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.0 with a B+ in at least one quantitative course 

For more information about the program, please visit the ERM website.

Digital Marketing and Media

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
All majors 

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.0

For more information about the program, please visit the Digital Marketing and Media website.

Mathematics

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors

  • Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Pre-engineering, Statistics are eligible for guaranteed admission.
  • Economics, Finance, and Biology will require an interview.

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.3 with a B+ or better in prerequisite courses 
Prerequisites: Multivariate Calculus and Linear Algebra

For more information about the program, please visit the Math website.

Quantitative Economics

Qualifying Undergraduate Majors/Minors
Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Physics, Pre-engineering

Admission Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.3 with a B+ or better in prerequisite courses 
Prerequisites: Multivariate Calculus and Linear Algebra

For more information about the program, please visit the QE website.

Connect with Us

Jared Hakimi
Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions

Email: jared.hakimi@yu.edu
Office: 646-592-4722
Cell/WhatsApp: 646-899-1811
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