Hofstra University

Zarb School of Business

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  • Program Cost
    $67,100
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
Hofstra University
Frank G. Zarb School of Business
Hempstead, New York 11549, United States
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Hofstra University’s Frank G. Zarb School of Business offers a broad variety of day and evening undergraduate and graduate study leading to Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration and Master of Science degrees, as well as minors in business subjects and certificate programs. The Zarb School departments include Accounting, Taxation, and Legal Studies in Business; Finance; Information Technology and Quantitative Methods; Management, Entrepreneurship and General Business; and Marketing and International Business. For further information, please call (516) 463-5678.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    71%
  • Selectivity
    67%

Events Calendar

  • Nov 23
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Graduate Studies Open House

    Hempstead, NY

    At this event, you will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the Frank G. Zarb School of Business and the Office of Graduate Admissions.  Have your program-specific questions answered, learn about the application and financial aid process, and have your application fee waived if you start an application within 48 hours of the open house.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 139
  • Median 132
  • Middle 80% 84 to 228
Admissions Selectivity
67% Zarb School of Business 70% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 46
67% 67.0
71% 71.0
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
4% 4
Pharma / Health Care
43% 43
Government
22% 22
Technology
13% 13
Consumer Products
9% 9
Manufacturing
4% 4
Other
4% 4
$223,833 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • North Shore LIJ Hospital System
  • Schlumberger
  • New York City Government
  • U.S. Federal Goverment

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$67,100
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $391,708
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$67,100
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $391,708
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$2,978 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
50% 50
Types of Aid Distributed
Loans (private and government)
50% 50
Assistantships
0% 0
Institutional Scholarships
0% 0
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
0%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
95% 95
18% 18
90% 90
Students in Core Classes
20 Zarb School of Business 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Internet/Web-based delivery
  • Online forums
  • E-mail
  • Textbooks
  • Videoconferencing
  • Chat Rooms
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • General Management
  • Strategy
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Strategy
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 48
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Average # of months to complete program 21
  • Six-Year completion rate 100%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Technology Improvements
  • Upgrade to Bloomberg Trading Laboratory; IT Security Technology Enhancements; Added 455 Wifi Access Points throughout campus; Secure Wireless; Every Faculty Member Provided a Laptop on 3 Year Refresh Cycle; PC Equipment in Labs and Classrooms replaced every 2 years; Available Distance Learning Courses Increasing; iPhone Apps; Echo 360 Lecture Capture; Voice Thread Student Video Reply System; Upgraded technology in classrooms; Upgraded software maintenance

Students: Who are my classmates?

34 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
White
55% 55
Asian American
14% 14
Not Reported
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
100% 100
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Australia and Oceania
0% 0
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Business Ethics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

7,559 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
4% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.