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New York University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools as a degree granting institution at the baccalaureate, masterís, professional, and doctoral levels. Visit the New York University accreditation webpage for detailed information.

The University includes the following schools and colleges listed in order of their founding.

School / College
1832College of Arts and Science
1835School of Law
1841School of Medicine
1865College of Dentistry
1886Graduate School of Arts and Science
1890Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development (Effective March 1, 2007)
Formally: Steinhardt School of Education
1900Leonard N. Stern School of Business
1934School of Continuing and Professional Studies
1938Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Services
1948Post-Graduate Medical School
1960Silver School of Social Work (Effective October 24, 2007)
Formally: Shirley M. Ehrenkranz School of Social Work
1965Tisch School of the Arts
1972Gallatin School of Individualized Study
1963Mount Sinai School of Medicine (affiliated July 1, 1999)
2005College of Nursing
2006University College
2006Faculty of Arts & Science

Credit System

Credits/points are equal to semester hours. One credit/point is equal to one semester hour. For the College of Dentistry, credits/points are not directly related to semester hours.

Course Prefixes

The alpha character preceding the course number designates the division of the University that offers the courses.

PrefixSchool Division
ACoordinated Liberal Studies
BLeonard N. Stern College of Business-Graduate Division
CLeonard N. Stern College of Business-Undergraduate Division
DCollege of Dentistry
ESteinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development
GGraduate School of Arts and Science
HTisch School of the Arts
KGallatin School of Individualized Study
LSchool of Law
PRobert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
SSilver School of Social Work
VCollege of Arts and Science
Y/ZSchool of Continuing and Professional Studies-Degree Credit
NCollege of Nursing
UUniversity College
TFaculty of Arts & Science