New students register for courses during a one-day orientation before the start of their semester of matriculation. Returning students register in November for spring semester courses and in April for fall semester courses.
The following documents will help you as you register for courses:
Stern School of Business Cross Registration Form
Other registration and academic forms are available here.
New Student Materials
Here you will find viewable and downloadable documents and forms to help you get started as a new master's degree student in Media, Culture, and Communication.
Thesis | MA Exam | Professional Writing
Master’s students must complete a required culminating experience in order to graduate; you may enroll in the Professional Writing course or complete either a thesis or MA exam. The guidelines for these are available in the following documents:
The following are MA exam bibliographies for the core seminar and areas of study:
Visual Culture and Cultural Studies
Global and Transcultural Communication
Interaction and Social Processes
Persuasion and Politics
Technology and Society
Mitchell Leaska Scholarship for Graduate Students
This award honors the legacy of Mitchell Leaska, a distinguished professor at NYU Steinhardt for close to 40 years. Media, Culture, and Communication graduate students are eligible to apply for funds to support the preparation and presentation of original scholarly work at conferences. Note: Students can only receive this award one time during their academic tenure at NYU Steinhardt.
The NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development offers extensive career services and event programming for both undergraduate and graduate students. Create a CareerNet account to register for career-related events on campus and to access NYU's job board.
The Department has compiled suggestions for MCC students beginning the job search.