John F Albanese, Director FT Honors MBA
55 Lexington Ave, Box B 13-280
New York
United States
Switchboard: 646-312-3067
Email: john.albanese@baruch.cuny.edu
Web: http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/

USP of the school

As a Zicklin MBA student you can choose among 15 majors:

Accountancy, Information Systems, Decision Sciences, Economics, Finance, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, International Business, Marketing, Real Estate, Statistics, Taxation, and several Management areas: Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management, and Operations Management

You can customize a general management option as well as double major, while completing your degree on time.


The Zicklin School of Business is the largest collegiate school of business in the nation and the only City University of New York college that offers business programs accredited by the AACSB. We educate leaders committed to global awareness, ethical practice, and responsible management.

The Zicklin School is ranked among the Aspen Institute’s Global 100 full-time MBA programs integrating social and environmental impact into the curriculum, and is recognized for its degree programs in publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Crain’s, The Princeton Review, and Accounting Today.

In the classroom, you will have the opportunity to interact with teachers at the forefront of their fields. At Zicklin, our faculty are among the top 40 in research output, and among the top 25 cited by academics and industry leaders, according to the University of Texas-Dallas research rankings (http://top100.utdallas.edu/) and the Social Science Research Network (http://ssrn.com/).

The Zicklin School creates a lively atmosphere at Baruch College with a wide array of programming that includes industry leaders such as Shelly Lazarus, Chairman and CEO of Ogilvy & Mather, Tommy Hilfiger, and Craig Newmark of Craig’s List.

Students, faculty, and the general public benefit from the research, consulting, and events produced by our academic centers such as the Field Center for Entrepreneurship, the Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity, and the Weissman Center for International Business. Recent events include: Putting $$$ on Green, The Quest for the Sustainable Corporation, and Fundraising Principles for Community-Based Organizations. The Field Center also hosts an annual entrepreneurship competition, sponsored by Merrill Lynch, with traditional and social venture tracks.

The Zicklin School also 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.

Full time MBA Statistics

Student Profile
% Female Students 27%
% International 44%
Avg. Work Exp. 5 years
Avg. Student's Age 28
Avg. GMAT 640
Programme Profile
Accreditations AACSB
Established Date 1997
Start Dates August
Avg. Programme Duration 21 months
Avg. Total Tuition Fees (excluding living expenses + books) USD 46000
Class in Corporate Governance or Business Ethics Yes
Teaching Methodology More than 50% Case Method / Less than 50% Lecture based
Scholarship / Financial Aid
School-sponsored Scholarship / Financial Aid Yes
Admission Requirements
Application deadline April
Min. Gmat N/A
Min Toefl (Paper) 610
Min Toefl (Computer) N/A
Accept IELTS No
Min years of work experience 2
Essay Req. Yes
Interview Req. Yes
References Req. Yes
Resume / C.V. Yes
Undergrad or equivalent degree Yes
Official Transcripts Yes
Completed Application Form Yes
Application Fee USD 135