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Publishing - Digital and Print Media, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #28 (BCR) New York City, NY, United States
The MS in Publishing - Digital and Print Media program from New York University offers students a real-workplace foundation in book publishing and digital/magazine media. 


The MS in Publishing - Digital and Print Media program from New York University, taught by top executives in publishing and media, helps students develop skills in creating and editing content for multiple platforms and formats including print, web, mobile, video, audiobooks, ebooks, and podcasts. 

Courses in sales, marketing and publicity, finance, digital, and more provide a deep understanding of all key publishing functions. Global volunteer opportunities, a roster of industry visits, and an internship program provide an in-depth knowledge of how publishing functions. Students may enroll in a full-time schedule (attending courses four evenings a week) or part-time to accommodate work and internship duties.

The Program

  • The curriculum explores publishing foundations and digital strategies, with an emphasis upon content development, marketing and distribution, and monetization, concluding with a capstone thesis project.
  • Students benefit from the program's network of industry contacts by enrolling in an elective internship that supports career goals.
  • Students have broad flexibility tailoring the program to their interests and needs, selecting electives to round out their studies.
  • The culminating capstone project requires the creation of a viable business plan for a new media-venture.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Book Publishing
  • Introduction to Magazine Media
  • Management and Leadership in Transitional Times
  • Intro to Multimedia Financial Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    42 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12408 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12408 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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