Dual Degrees—programs that confer two degrees in a shortened time through either a credit sharing arrangement or purposefully blended curriculum—are subject to NYSED oversight. Most Dual Degree programs no longer require independent NYSED registration. Please follow the steps below to determine what approvals your dual degree might need.
This step is required for all dual degree programs. Each submitting school will provide OAPRA:
When NYSED Registration is not Required
NYSED registration is not required for a dual degree program created from two existing NYU programs when the curriculum design requires the completion of all registered program requirements for each standalone program.
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When NYSED Registration is Required
Two degree types awarded for a single, purposefully designed, program that will confer multiple degree awards.
You will need to follow the process to add a new program appropriate to the higher level degree in the dual program. Any dual degree conferred for a program in a licensed profession or teacher certification must follow the new program process for those degree types. Please visit the Add or Change a Program section of this site, and follow the site to the appropriate instructions for this degree.
Dual degree programs created from two existing NYU programs with a curriculum design that will result in the modification, removal, or replacement of registered completion requirements for either individual program.
You will need to follow the process to change a program for the conferred degree in the dual program that will require curricular modifications. Please visit the Add or Change a Program section of this site, and follow the site to the appropriate instructions for this degree.