Baruch College Ranked Among 50 Best Undergraduate Business Schools by College Choice

2016-Ranking-of-Best-Undergraduate-Business-Schools-300x275Baruch College has been ranked among the 50 Best Undergraduate Business Schools by College Choice in their first annual ranking of undergraduate business schools. Baruch ranked #47 on the list, which is based on factors actual college freshmen said were most important to their college decision: academic prestige, net cost, and average annual income for graduates.

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Baruch College Ranks #1 in the Country for Providing Social Mobility for Students

Access to an Outstanding Education at an Affordable Cost

NEW YORK, NY October 27, 2015 – Independent observers increasingly recognize that Baruch College provides a top-quality education at a cost accessible to students from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds. A succession of surveys have praised the school using terms like “affordable elite,” “value,” “return on investment,” “best bang for the buck,” “diversity,” “urban gem,” and “social mobility.” Continue reading

“As We Are”: Exhibit Features Portraits of Disability Community at CUNY

Disability exhibitNEW YORK, NY October 20, 2015 – Many people with disabilities share a burning desire to be recognized as they are – as unique individuals who participate in society and are not defined by their disabilities.

A photo exhibit of members of the disability community at the City University of New York will open in November at CUNY’s Baruch College. The collection of 18 portraits by photographer Roger Sherman is titled “As We Are – Disability: Portraits of a Community.” The exhibit will continue through the current school year. Continue reading

Two Baruch Alumni Named “Influential Leaders” By Business School Accrediting Group AACSB


Two business school alumni of Baruch College are among 100 honorees in the inaugural group of Influential Leaders named today by the Association to Advance College Schools of Business (AACSB), the global accrediting body for business schools.

Francis J. Greenburger ’74 and Lawrence Zicklin ’57 both graduated from Baruch College before the Zicklin School of Business was named in 1998, in recognition of a generous endowment donated by Lawrence and Carol Zicklin. Greenburger and Zicklin each formerly served as Managing Partner and Chairman of Neuberger Berman, an employee-owned investment management firm founded in 1939. Zicklin today continues to serve on the company’s board, while Greenburger is founder and CEO of Time Equities, Inc., a real estate investment, development and management business.

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Baruch College/NY1 News Poll Asks New Yorkers About Mayor, Governor, Pontiff and Trump

Blum-Muzzio2.PNGThe City Poll is conducted in partnership with television station NY1 by Baruch College Survey Research at the School of Public Affairs, under the direction of faculty members Mickey Blum and Doug Muzzio. Since February 2015, the City Poll has surveyed New Yorkers on a variety of topics ranging from satisfaction with city leadership and services to their views on political figures. Continue reading