AEM Degree Requirements

To earn the Bachelor of Science degree in applied economics and management (AEM) from the Dyson School, students must complete at least 120 credit hours from the following four categories:

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The Dyson School offers a broad and flexible set of graduation requirements reflecting upon Ezra Cornell’s revolutionary goal to found an institution “…where any person can find instruction in any study.” You will have an abundance of opportunities to enroll in more than 4,000+ Cornell courses offered by more than 100 departments allowing you to custom design your specific career and personal goals.

Degree requirements are based on the semester in which you entered as a Dyson major for the first time. It is important for you to refer to the correct degree requirements. There are currently two active sets of degree requirements for Dyson students:

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Can I prepare for law, medical, or veterinary school while earning a business degree?

Of course! Take a look: Preparing for Law School and Preparing for a Health Career.