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Fordham University

Graduate School of Business Administration

Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    550
  • Program Cost
    $92,882
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    93
  • Yield
    77%
  • Selectivity
    75%
Contact Information
33 West 60th Street, 4th floor
New York, New York 10023, United States
Website
405x225

Graduate School of Business Administration

About Graduate School of Business Administration

Fordham Graduate School of Business (GBA) is located in the heart of New York City, a leading hub of global business and culture. GBA enrolls about 1,700 full and part-time students, and offers a range of degree programs, including an MBA, Executive MBA, and 15 specialized MS degrees in Accounting, Quantitative Finance, Business Analytics, Business Enterprise, Media Management, Global Finance, Human Resources Management, Information Systems, Investor Relations, Marketing Intelligence, Media Entrepreneurship, Nonprofit Leadership, Taxation, Applied Statistics & Decision Making, and Global Management. Programs are taught in small classes of 35 or fewer students by an internationally diverse faculty.

What Recent Grads Say See All 7 Comments >

The community feeling of the school is great. My classmates were truly inspirational people who really helped me get to the next level. Some of my professors did everything they could to be as accommodating as possible.

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Events Calendar

  • Jan 27
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Graduate Business Admissions: General Information Session

    New York, NY

    Hosted by the Office of Admissions, Fordham Graduate School of Business Administration's General Information Session is a great opportunity to learn how Fordham Business can meet your graduate management education needs. Come and learn about our full- & part-time MBA & MS degree programs, the opportunity to get a jump start at your MBA by participating in our unique Pre-MBA Program, step-by-step instructions for the Admissions process, as well as an introduction to Career Management resources and opportunities.

  • Feb 24
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Graduate Business Admissions: General Information Session

    New York, NY

    Hosted by the Office of Admissions, Fordham Graduate School of Business Administration's General Information Session is a great opportunity to learn how Fordham Business can meet your graduate management education needs. Come and learn about our full- & part-time MBA & MS degree programs, the opportunity to get a jump start at your MBA by participating in our unique Pre-MBA Program, step-by-step instructions for the Admissions process, as well as an introduction to Career Management resources and opportunities.

  • Mar 24
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Graduate Business Admissions: General Information Session

    New York, NY

    Hosted by the Office of Admissions, Fordham Graduate School of Business Administration's General Information Session is a great opportunity to learn how Fordham Business can meet your graduate management education needs. Come and learn about our full- & part-time MBA & MS degree programs, the opportunity to get a jump start at your MBA by participating in our unique Pre-MBA Program, step-by-step instructions for the Admissions process, as well as an introduction to Career Management resources and opportunities.

About Fordham University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 120
  • Middle 80% 72 to 174
Admissions Selectivity
75% Graduate School of Business Administration 77% Average Across All Schools

550 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 60
75% 75.0
77% 77.0
Re-Applicants
3% 3
0%
Wait-listed
100% 10
100 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
50% 50
General Management
15% 15
Consulting
10% 10
Marketing / Sales
10% 10
Human Resources
5% 5
Management
5% 5
Operations
5% 5
Financial Services
55% 55
Non-Profit
10% 10
Media / Entertainment
5% 5
Government
5% 5
Consulting
5% 5
Consumer Products
5% 5
Pharma / Health Care
5% 5
Real Estate
5% 5
Technology
5% 5
$130,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Morgan Stanley
  • UBS
  • American Express
  • US Armed Forces
  • JPMorgan

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$92,882
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$92,882
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
Loan guarantee policy No
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
10% Percent that received aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
100% 100
40% 40
Students in Core Classes
28 Graduate School of Business Administration 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Team project
20% 20
Case study
15% 15
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Student must present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 22
  • Distance learning Yes
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • - Fordham email system for students, faculty and staff (improved reliability, flexibility, security and increased disk quota per account) -Wireless network has been upgraded for faster speed, more capacity and greater coverage -University "one card". (New ID system for students/faculty/staff for printing food services and physical access to buildings by swiping ID card) -New finance/trading floor lab installed in Gabelli Business School building

Students: Who are my classmates?

33 Average age of student 30% International Students
40% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
60% 60
Hispanic
15% 15
African American
15% 15
Student Citizenship
North America
70% 70
Asia
10% 10
South America
5% 5
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Campus
  • Campus distance from airport 10 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

16,263 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
6 Active alumni clubs
7% 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.