Profile Data from 2013
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    646
  • Program Cost
    $30,576
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
55 Lexington Avenue
Box B13-280
New York, New York 10036, United States
Website

The Zicklin School of Business is the only college within the City University of New York accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and it is the largest such business school in the United States. The School consistently appears in several notable rankings at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Zicklin houses the Wasserman Trading Floor, the only full-featured simulated trading environment of its kind in New York City and one of only a few in the nation. It is also home to the City University’s PhD in business.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    53%
  • Selectivity
    34%
  • Job Offers
    71%
  • Average Salary
    $76,942.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About Baruch College

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.2 GPA of All Applicants 3.3 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 54
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 24 to 87
Admissions Selectivity
34% Zicklin School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

646 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
75% 600
81% 646
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 366
34% 34.0
53% 53.0
Female
44% 44
International
47% 47
Re-Applicants
7% 7
8% 8
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Economics
  • Other Social Science
  • Commerce
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Other Social Science
  • Commerce
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Baruch College
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • Columbia
  • Nanjing University
  • Sun Yat-Sen University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Recommendations Considered
$48,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • China Guangfa Bank
  • Infosys
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
2% 2
5% 5
710 to 739
6% 6
12% 12
680 to 709
10% 10
18% 18
650 to 679
13% 13
18% 18
620 to 649
15% 15
14% 14
590 to 619
16% 16
16% 16
560 to 589
13% 13
9% 9
530 to 559
9% 9
8% 8
500 to 529
4% 4
0% 0
Under 500
12% 12
0% 0
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 48%
Top Industry
  • Technology 19%
  • Consumer Products 7%
  • Other 7%
Ernst & Young 3
Top Employer
  • KPMG 2
  • Farstad 1
  • Crowe Horwath 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
71% Zicklin School of Business 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
50% 50
61% 60.97325153374234
50% Receive Offers
43% 43
56% 55.69710982658959
43% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
21% 21
22% 21.9117610062893
21% Receive Offers
27% 27
25% 25.424767441860464
27% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
77% Graduates seeking full-time employment
12% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Ernst & Young 3
  • KPMG 2
  • Farstad 1
  • Crowe Horwath 1
  • NIC Holdings 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
23% 23
$87,286.00
65K 145K
Finance/Accounting
42% 42
$71,550.00
57K 100K
General Management
3% 3
Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
13% 13
$73,333.00
60K 85K
Information Technology
7% 7
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
3% 3
Data not provided
Other
10% 10
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
7% 7
Data not provided
Consumer Products
7% 7
Data not provided
Financial Services
48% 48
$75,792.00
57K 125K
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
0% 0
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
7% 7
Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
3% 3
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
19% 19
$85,000.00
60K 145K
Other
7% 7
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
6% 6
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
26% 26
$68,000.00
60K 91K
More than five years
36% 36
$77,444.00
57K 125K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
3% 3
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
3% 3
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
3% 3
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
90% 90
$74,196.00
57K 125K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
87% 87
$74,386.00
57K 125K
U.S. Midwest
3% 3
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$152,434
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $30,576
  • Budget $35,146
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$175,791
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $56,056
  • Budget $47,886
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$6,000 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$278,000
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
75%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $12,631
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
65 Zicklin School of Business 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Team project
35% 35
Lectures
30% 30
Case study
30% 30
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Real Estate
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Real Estate
  • Statistics and Operations Research
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Tax
  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 22
  • Distance learning Yes

Students: Who are my classmates?

34% International Students
25% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
63% 63
Not Reported
21% 21
Asian American
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
66% 66
Asia
27% 27
Middle East and North Africa
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • International Club
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

19,096 Living MBA Alumni
5% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months