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If you experience issues locating a course for which you would like to register online,
please call 212-998-7150.

Educational Offerings for All Phases of Your Career

The NYU School of Professional Studies is a leader in professionally focused education. For more than eight decades, the School has partnered with industry to develop programs of study that meet the needs of the workforce in New York City and around the globe. In an effort to better serve our students and employers across the tri-state area and beyond, a suite of new programming—Professional Pathways—has been created.

Diploma Programs

New Diploma Programs are designed to provide job training for entry-, mid-, and advanced-level positions in industry sectors that are hiring. An immersive program of study, which can be completed in as little as one semester, is complemented by comprehensive online career development modules that help you to identify and pursue job opportunities in your area of study and be well prepared to meet your professional goals and objectives.


Diplomas are open to students who have earned a high school diploma and who are interested in pursuing a job in an industry that requires further training to acquire an entry-level position.

Professional Diplomas

Professional Diplomas can be pursued by students who have earned some college credit, but who have not completed their degree.

Advanced Diplomas

Advanced Diplomas are designed for college graduates who seek  to enhance their current skill sets or to change careers by acquiring knowledge and immediately applicable skills in a specialized field.

Career Advancement Courses

Career advancement courses offer a broad array of highly focused study options that provide established working professionals with the opportunity to hone their skills, build critical knowledge in their area of expertise, and expand their professional network.

New Courses

New career advancement courses offered by the School put you on the fast track to success by helping you to acquire new skills and to expand upon existing knowledge. A wide selection of new courses are added throughout the semester.


Intensive programs offer course content in condensed formats. They run throughout the year, but are most prevalent during the summer months. Programs range from 1-12 weeks and provide total immersion in subject matter.

Online Offerings

The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a large number of online career advancement courses. So, you can learn at home, at work, or on the road. Some courses are offered completely online, while others combine online and onsite instruction.

Register for Courses

To register for a course, call 212-998-7150; visit; or visit us in person at 7 East 12th Street, Room 133, Mon.–Thurs., 9 a.m.–7 p.m.; Fri., until 5 p.m; and Sat.–Sun. 9 a.m.–6 p.m.