Gabelli School of Business

Fordham University
American MBA

25pt;">The Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University educates students who possess the knowledge, creativity, and skills to have a defining and lasting impact. Gabelli School students share a “business with a purpose” approach that balances the demands of profit with the interests of their communities and the world.  They refine their business philosophy, along with industry- and function-specific knowledge, through a mix of practical and theoretical learning experiences.

Top firms seek out Gabelli School MBAs for their analytical and strategic thinking, strong communication and interpersonal skills, principled leadership, sense of humility, and a commitment to collaboration and community. Fordham produces students whom people will hear about and admire not in 15 or 20 years, but in one or two.



The mission of the Gabelli School of Business is to develop business leaders who are equipped for continuous growth in the changing global environment. Located in the commercial capital of the world, the Gabelli School is uniquely positioned to offer students the opportunity to participate in regional and global economies. Its reputation is built upon scholarship and excellence in teaching.  The faculty includes distinguished scholars, as well as senior business leaders from Fortune 500 firms.

Community is a hallmark of the Gabelli School, where an open, supportive environment proves that it is possible to be both competitive and collaborative. MBA students receive special attention in their internship and job searches from a dedicated team of career services professionals and, at the conclusion of their program, join a global network of 175,000 Fordham University alumni.

Program Information

Accreditation (s):

AACSB, Middle States

Ranking (s):

Bloomberg Businessweek 2015 (#72)

U.S. News and World Report 2017 (#83)

Type of Program:

Full-time MBA Program

Program Format:

20 months

Content Strength or Specialization:

Accounting, Communications and Media Management, Finance, Information Systems, Management, Marketing, Public Accounting (CPA-Licensure Track)

Application Deadlines:

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Exchange Programs:

SDA Bocconi (Italy), ESADE (Spain), Koc University (Turkey), Peking University (China), Skema Business School (France), Xavier Institute of Management (India)

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Admissions Requirements:

University Degree:


GMAT Average:



TOEFL (100)/IELTS (8)



Minimum Length of Professional Work Experience:

3 years


Application Fee:

$130 (as of 5/1/2016; the application fee for the 2016-2017 academic year has not been set. Please visit for updated information on fees.)


$81,120 (as of 5/1/2016; tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year has not been set. Please visit for updated tuition information.)


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Gabelli School of Business Graduate Admissions Office



1 (212) 636-6200




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