Last Updated on August 2, 2022
Founded in 1841, Fordham University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of The Bronx (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), New York. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Manhattan, West Harrison. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Fordham University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Fordham University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 179 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Fordham University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Address||441 E Fordham Road|
10458 New York
|Tel||+1 (718) 817 1000|
|Other locations||Manhattan, West Harrison|
The Full-Time MBA is the Gabelli School of Business’ flagship two-year program in management and leadership. Selectively enrolling approximately 60 students per year, the Full-Time MBA combines industry-inspired hands-on coursework, individualized attention, and extraordinary network development—all in the heart of New York City.
This is a true New York MBA.
A World Capital for Business—and Learning
Attending business school in New York is a decision that can have a profound impact on your future. A New York MBA offers unique advantages: opportunities to build your résumé year-round, executive-level professors who teach at our Lincoln Center campus during their off hours, and direct recruiting connections to companies that seek new hires for their New York offices.
Full-Time MBA students at the Gabelli School of Business have access to all of this and more.
Gabelli MBA graduates recently have secured post-graduation placements at Accenture, Blackrock, Deloitte, Gartner Consulting, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, JP Morgan, KPMG, Mastercard, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, UBS, and dozens of other firms—a testament to the value of studying right where the world’s largest companies do business.https://www.youtube.com/embed/oG2Fa6i8Urs?rel=0&showinfo=0&enablejsapi=1&origin=https:%2F%2Fwww.fordham.edu
The Gabelli School of Business Full-Time MBA program is led by a faculty director who—in addition to her highly regarded academic research—maintains strong ties to industry and continually adapts the MBA curriculum to meet the demands of today’s employers.
From the month-long Gabelli Launch orientation that serves as the start of the program, to the applied industry project in London that develops students’ management and consulting skills, the Full-Time MBA curriculum is designed to over-prepare students for the challenges of the business world.
Full-time MBA students will:
- Gain global exposure by traveling in South America & Europe to act as consultants to nonprofits, NGOs and Fortune 500 companies
- Complete a rigorous curriculum that balances teamwork, experiential and active learning in the key business areas of economics, statistics, accounting, finance, management, ethics, and strategy as well as individually chosen electives across a variety of concentrations
- Visit companies in New York Cities and meet high-level executives with real-world insights
- Receive individual coaching and counseling for career development and growth.
- Understand the role of social innovation and sustainability in the business world and the society
- Develop social networks within the Gabelli School of Business, Fordham community and beyond
- Flourish in the closely-knit cohorted FTMBA student body
- Use Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) tools that enhance the classroom experience
Fordham Gabelli School Of Business Ranking
U.S. News and World Report has ranked the Gabelli School of Business’ Full-Time MBA program #15 nationwide in finance, #15 in international business, and #14 in marketing. The Economist ranked the program #75 worldwide, and we were also ranked #95 globally by Financial Times.
Corporate Knights Better World MBA Rankings ranked the Gabelli School #9 worldwide for its core courses and faculty research related to sustainability. Finally, the Full-Time MBA earned a position at #63 in the U.S. in Poets & Quants’ composite MBA ranking.
A Network Above All Business Schools in New York
Especially for students who commit to full-time business school, securing a job you want after graduation is paramount. The Gabelli School of Business provides additional layers of career coaching and job-search support that are specific to the Full-Time MBA. Career-search training begins from the very first week of the first year, and continuing support extends into each individual’s life as a Fordham graduate and New York MBA.
Fordham University Gabelli School of Business Executive MBA Program
|PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE||55|
|QUALITY OF STUDENTS||50|
|Pre-MBA salary of students, $||110,749||44|
|Work experience, years||14.0||26|
|Managerial work experience, years||8.0||40|
|Rating of culture and classmates, out of five||4.35||54|
|Number of industry sectors from which students applied||10||40|
|Percentage of women students||39.6||6|
|Geographical spread of students, rating out of 100||22.3||37|
|QUALITY OF FACULTY||53|
|Rating of faculty by students, out of five||4.35||53|
|Percentage of full-time faculty with a PhD||100||1|
|Ratio of full-time EMBA faculty to EMBA students||0.42||33|
|Student rating of teaching quality, out of five||4.24||62|
|Student assessment of facilities, out of five||4.29||50|
|Student assessment of programme content and electives, out of five||4.12||51|
|Student rating of relevance, out of five||4.26||61|
|Number of compulsory overseas assignments lasting more than one week||n/a||55|
|Rating of the ease to which students can keep in contact with fellow students/faculty when off campus, out of five||4.34||50|
|Rating of the extent to which the programme has helped students fulfill pre-EMBA goals, out of five||4.31||56|
|Percentage of students who have been promoted or grown their own company since graduation||67||59|
|Percentage increase on pre-EMBA salary for alumni, on leaving the programme||26.6||44|
|Percentage increase on pre-EMBA salary for alumni, after one year||27.6||51|
|Percentage increase on pre-EMBA salary for alumni, after two years||32.8||50|
|Base salary of EMBA graduates, $||140,262||46|
|Number of overseas MBA alumni branches||3||52|
|Student assessment of the helpfulness of EMBA alumni||3.78||53|