For the sixth consecutive year, Baruch College’s Full-Time MBA Program in the Zicklin School of Business is ranked among the Poets & Quants Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs, receiving an overall score of 20.1 and jumping from #80 in 2014 to #69 this year.
Baruch 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.
Baruch College offers two of the top 10 programs in the country for students who seek to launch their own business, according to The Princeton Review. The college significantly improved its rankings in the annual survey in both the graduate and undergraduate entrepreneurship categories.
Baruch College has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, which connects the military and civilian worlds through publications like G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse.
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
NEW 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
NEW YORK, NY – October 6, 2015 – Baruch College has tied for #2 in QuantNet’s ranking of master’s of financial engineering programs throughout the United States and Canada. Baruch has continued to improve in QuantNet’s biannual evaluation, having ranked #4 in 2013 and #5 in 2011. Continue reading
NEW YORK, NY – September 29, 2015 – Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business invites news media to a lecture on the Future of Competition with the Honorable Margrethe Vestager, European Union Commissioner for Competition, on Thursday Oct. 1. Continue reading
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.
The 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