Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York MBA

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About Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York

New York Smart. World Class Ready.®

At the Zicklin School of Business, we understand the transformative power of knoweldge and the crucial role education plas in shaping the future. The Zicklin School helps students and alumni reach new heights in their careers by providing the knowledge and skills required to thrive in an increasingly global marketplace. Our courses are taught by internationally-recognized faculty experts and experienced corporate executives.

Integrated both physically and philosophically into the fabric of New York City, the world's business capital, the Zicklin School is committed to delivering relevant, affordable, academically-rigorous business education that is both world-class in quality and reputation and worldwide in its impact. 

Our MBA Programs

  • Full-Time MBA
  • Evening (Part-Time) MBA
  • MBA in Accountancy
  • Executive MBA
  • Executive MBA in Healthcare Administration

Zicklin At a Glance

  • #1 Best Business School in New York City (among public institutions) - U.S. News & World Report
  • #1 Best Part-Time MBA Program in New York City & New York State (among public institutions) - U.S. News & World Report
  • #62 Best Business School Nationwide - U.S. News & World Report

New York City Is Your Classroom
Earn a world-class business education in the business capital of the world and experience the energy and opportunity that New York City brings to Zicklin's centrally-located Manhattan campus. Our proximity to major corporations, business innovators, and global concerns means more opportunity for you to gain exposure to and make connections with the  leading players in the world of business. 

About Baruch College

A college of The City University of New York, Baruch has more than a 160-year history of excellence in public higher education, with its Zicklin School of Business being the largest of its schools. With a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 164 countries and speak 129 languages, the College continually receives among the top rankings for academic quality and best value from such prominent organizations as U.S. News & World Report, Princeton Review, Forbes, and Money magazine. A few of Baruch's rankings include:

  • Ranked #1 Business School in NYC Among Public Institutions - U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked #1 "Top 10 Colleges for Business Majors" - Money Magazine
  • Named "Best Value Colleges 2018" - Forbes
  • Ranked as a "Top 100 Colleges and Universities" - College Choice




Programme Presentation
Zicklin is the largest AACSB accredited business school in the United States, and one of the most diverse. Located in the heart of New York City, our students are recruited by top Wall Street firms, major accounting firms, Fortune 100 corporations and startups. Zicklin is the largest of three schools within Baruch College - a senior college in the City University of New York.
Programme Info

About our MBA Programs

Zicklin's MBA emphasizes academic rigor, innovation, and real-world learning, giving you an educational experience that goes beyond the classroom. 

Full-Time MBA

The Full-Time MBA is optimal not just for those who want to advance their career, but also for those looking to transform it. Whether you’re changing functions or  transitioning to a new industry, this rigorous and rewarding program offers students the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in their educational experience. Our program’s full-time, two-year format features a customizable curriculum with a variety of elective options, that allows you to tailor your education to align with your professional interests and career goals. 

Evening MBA

Zicklin’s Evening MBA provides the education and skills you need to succeed in a competitive business environment while accommodating your schedule. You can complete the program at your own pace, adjusting the number of courses and credits you take each semester depending upon your personal and professional circumstances. Most courses are offered in the evening, with a limited number of weekend, online, and daytime courses available. 

Evening MBA – General Business (48 Credits)

This flexible program follows the same rigorous curriculum as the Full-Time MBA, but allows students to take a part-time course load. It is self-paced, which gives  students up to six years to complete the program, with most averaging three years. Students can design their own specialization or concentration with 18 hours of elective credits. 

Evening MBA – Accountancy (61-73 Credits)

The Accountancy Program is designed for students who are seeking CPA licensure and do not have an undergraduate degree in accounting. You will follow a specific curriculum to gain a strong foundation in the practice and theory of business and learn the necessary skills to effectively interpret and use accounting and financial information—preparing you to enter the accounting profession. 

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Student Body

Student Profiles

Full-Time MBA Student Profile - Fall 2019 Entering Class

  • Average GMAT: 610
  • Average Undergraduate GPA: 3.21
  • Average Work Experience: 66 months
  • Women:50%
  • International: 24%
  Evening MBA Student Profile - Fall 2019 Entering Class
  • Average GMAT: 574
  • Average Undergraduate GPA: 3.27
  • Average Work Experience: 65 months
  • Women: 39%
  • International: 5%
Admission Requirements

Admissions Requirements

Application Deadlines

Full-Time MBA Fall 2020 Term

  • Round 1: December 1
  • Round 2: February 1
  • Round 3: April 1
  • Round 4: June 1
  • Round 5: July 1

Evening MBA Fall 2020 Term

  • Round 1: March 1
  • Round 2: April 1
  • Round 3: May 1
  • Round 4: June 1
  • Round 5: July 1

Evening MBA Spring 2021 Term

  • Round 1: October 1
  • Round 2: November 1
  • Round 3: December 15


Admissions Process

Zicklin requires the following components to apply for admissions:

  • Online Application
  • $75 Application Fee
  • GMAT or GRE Scores
  • Resume
  • Essays
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts

Find out more about Zicklin's Admissions Process here and visit Zicklin's Graduate Admissions page to get started. 


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Tuition & Fees


Full-Time MBA (48 credits)

Estimated Total Tuition and Fees for the entire 48-credit program completed in 2 years
(4 semesters at a pace of 12 credits per semester)
NY State Resident: $37,338  | Non-NY State Resident: $57,998


Evening MBA (48 credits)

Estimated Total Tuition and Fees for the entire 48-credit program completed in 3 years
(6 semesters at a pace of 9 credits per semester)
NY State Resident: $40,003  | Non-NY State Resident:  $58,483

Find out more about our tution and fees here. 



Executive MBA 
Full Program Cost: $86,500 
See more details here.

Executive MBA in Healthcare Administration 
Full Program Costs: $72,500
See more details here.

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Connect With Us

There are many ways to connect with the Zicklin Admissions Team. 

Attend an Information Session

We offer many on-campus and virtual information sessions.
Register for an Event

Inquiry Form

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Request more information about our programs and subscribe to our mailing list. 

Meet With Us

Schedule a 1:1 Appointment with an Academic Advisor
These are useful for those who have specific questions about degree program or the admissions process. Appointments are availalbe in-person, by phone, and by Skype.

Contact Us 

Phone: (646) 312-1300
E-mail: ZicklinGradAdmissions@baruch.cuny.edu

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