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  • Admission Events

    Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management Information Session Webinar
    Thursday, October 10, 12:00 PM

    Creative Writing Chapbook Reading and Information Session
    Wednesday, October 16, 5:30 PM

    Public and Urban Policy MS Information Session Webinar
    Thursday, October 17, 1:30 PM

    International Affairs MS/MA Information Session Webinar
    Friday, October 18, 12:30 PM

    Graduate Open House
    Monday, October 23, 6:00 PM

    Media Studies and Media Management Facebook Live
    Monday, October 25, 1:30 PM

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    Admission Contact
    Gabriela Garcia Juarez 
    79 Fifth Ave., 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10011  
    garciajg@newschool.edu
     
    Phone: 212.229.5600 x1666 
    Fax: 212.627.2695

    Program Contact
    Suzanne Bostwick
    72 Fifth Ave., 6th Floor
    New York, NY 10011
    bostwics@newschool.edu
    Phone: 212.229.5400 Ext. 1601

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  • Curriculum

    The Certificate in Leadership and Change is awarded for successful completion of six courses — four required and two electives, a total of 18 credits. Students benefit from our experienced faculty of scholars and practitioners, peer-to-peer collaboration, and a curriculum that reflects current theory and practice. The program can be completed in as little as two semesters of full-time study or in a year and a half of part-time study.

    Students are advised to refer to the current program catalog for degree completion requirements and to confirm their progress in satisfying those requirements with their advisors.

    Courses

    Credits

    NMGM 5003 Foundations of Organizational Change3

    NMGM 5008 Why Leadership Matters: Power or Potential

    (offered fall term only)

    3

    NMGM 6020 The Science and Art of Leadership Development

    (offered spring term only)

    3

    NMGM 6007 Leading Change Practicum

    (offered spring term only)

    3
    Two electives from the Change Competencies, Leadership Applications, and Applied Context course offerings6
    Total18

    Eligibility Requirements

    Students in this program have a variety of educational backgrounds and work experience. The only prerequisite is a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Students enrolled in relevant master's degree programs at The New School may concurrently pursue a graduate certificate. Interested students should contact the Director of Student Affairs at the Milano School for advising. 
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Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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