Pre-Enrollment Requirements

To apply, applicants must demonstrate how they meet, or plan to meet, pre-enrollment course requirements. Specifically, applicants must have successfully completed the listed credits/courses below prior to enrolling in the program.


Pre-Enrollment Requirements
MS in Quantitative Finance
Required Credits
Multivariate Calculus 3
Statistics* or Econometrics 3
Financial Accounting 3
Pre-Enrollment Requirements
MS in Data Analytics and Business Computing
Required Credits
Calculus 3

* Statistics course may include (but is not limited to): Biostatistics, Mathematical Statistics, Probability & Statistics, and Statistics for Business & Economics

Coursework must be completed at a degree-granting, accredited (or government recognized) college or university and may be taken online. Applicants must earn a minimum grade of “B” (or an equivalent grade) in order to meet the pre-enrollment requirement. Courses/credits taken at community colleges are not acceptable for meeting the coursework pre-enrollment requirement.

If courses that you have taken do not correspond to the standard U.S. semester credit system, or if the grade system is different from the above specified minimum grade requirement, please email shanghai.gradadmissions@nyu.edu for specific direction.