NYU Steinhardt's programs, faculty, and alumni receive national and global recognition across the fields of education, communication, health, and the arts.
#6 Best Education Graduate School
U.S. News & World Report Best Occupational Therapy Graduate Schools
U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Education Schools for Education Policy, Education Psychology, and Student Counseling.
Top 10 Schools for Aspiring Musicians
Top Music Business Schools
The Hollywood Reporter
Top 25 Music Schools for Composing for Film and TV
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
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Academic Ranking of World Universities
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QS World University Rankings
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#6 out of 100 universities worldwide for Performing Arts
#7 out of 220 universities worldwide for Communication and Media Studies
#41 out of 350 universities worldwide for Education and Training
Susan Murray, a professor in the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, has been awarded a 2021 Guggenheim Fellowship, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has announced.
The Oxford Internet Institute at Oxford University celebrated Media, Culture, and Communication Professor Charlton McIlwain's many contributions to the field of race and media.
Dr. Kristie Patten is being recognized with the American Occupational Therapy Association’s prestigious Eleanor Clarke Slagle Lectureship Award for her critical work in “Strength-Based and Client-Directed Occupational Therapy Practice.”
This fellowship—which is retained for life—is one of the highest honors bestowed by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Department of Art and Art Professions professors Ikuko Acosta and Marygrace Berberian received the American Art Therapy Association’s Rawley Silver Research Award for research assessing the rehabilitative potential of art therapy for Parkinson’s disease patients.
Rodney Benson, chair of the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, has won the 2020 Doris Graber Outstanding Book Award for his work, Shaping Immigration News.
32 Alumni Nominees, 11 Winners
6 Alumni Nominees, 2 Winners
1 Alumni Finalist, 1 Winner
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