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Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business


Contact Information

Graduate Business Admissions Office
45 Columbus Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10023
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Annual Tuition: $98,150

Acceptance Rate: 46%%

Full-Time Enrollment: 1813

International: 34%

Minority: 12%

Mean Age: 26-28

Female: 45%

Male: 55%

Average GPA: 3.21

Median GMAT: 640

GMAT Range (mid-80%): 520-643

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Application Deadlines

October 13th, 2017*

November 15th, 2017

January 19th, 2018

April 15th, 2018**

June 1st, 2018

*Priority deadline

**Final deadline for International applicants

The MBA program at Gabelli includes many concentration areas ranging from communications and media management to information systems to accounting and finance. The school also boasts programs for nearly any type of professional with the executive MBA program and global professional MBA.Located in midtown Manhattan, the Fordham University Gabelli School of Business offers a Jesuit business education in the epicenter of the financial capital of the world. The school is nearly 100 years old but until 2014, the graduate and undergraduate business schools actually remained separate. Now, they are both part of the Gabelli School of Business.

The school is set to debut new digs in the former Fordham Law School building in 2016. Gabelli currently boasts research centers in many different areas from digital transformation to positive marketing to trustworthy organizations.



Fordham did not publish top hirers however the school did publish a list of firms hiring from the Full-Time MBA Classes of 2014 – 2015 and the Class of 2016.

Mean GMAT, MBA program: 622
Mean GMAT, MS programs: 658

Total graduate population: 1,813 (including non-degree students)
Number of degree programs: 21 (7 MBA options, 14 MS programs)
Average class size: 26
Average years of work experience, MBA students: 5.3

Number of full-time faculty: 123

Percent with terminal degrees: 89%

Student-faculty ratio: 15:1