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How good is NYU Arts and Science ECON?

lebronfor2008mvplebronfor2008mvp 118 replies63 threads Junior Member
edited February 2009 in New York University
What are the job prospects? How difficult is it to get into this program?
edited February 2009
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  • LobzzLobzz 1808 replies162 threads Senior Member
    NYU CAS Economics is very good. If you have a solid GPA paired with some solid standardized test scores, however, you should apply to NYU Stern (business school) instead. Stern is one of the top business schools in the world and its students are always targeted by top Investment banks etc.

    to answer your question. NYU CAS is very good( a top 20 school). it is quite difficult to get in. Its acceptance rate is higher than that of NYU Stern though.
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  • BryanmBryanm 422 replies18 threads Member
    It is really good. NYU's economics dept. is ranked 6 in the country.
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  • lebronfor2008mvplebronfor2008mvp 118 replies63 threads Junior Member
    from what source is it ranked 6th?
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  • lebronfor2008mvplebronfor2008mvp 118 replies63 threads Junior Member
    I got into CAS Economics and applied thinking it was a step down from stern
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  • art_starart_star 818 replies30 threads Member
    CAS econ is top notch, and they and Stern econ are closely related. but if you go to stern you have a heavy advantage when it comes time for the job recruitment process.
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  • mitssu87mitssu87 170 replies21 threads Junior Member
    cas econ kids getting banking offers is not unheard of. they can compete for all the jobs that stern kids go for, since most finance jobs accept econ majors.
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