Zicklin Graduate Admissions
Baruch College is part of a tradition that dates back more than 160 years to the founding of the Free Academy, the very first free public institution of higher education in the nation. Today the Zicklin School of Business is perhaps the oldest and amongst the largest schools of Business in the United States. The experience you will receive here provides the perfect combination of high-quality academics, program variety and affordability for students striving to excel in today's competitive business world. With students from over 166 countries, speaking 110 languages and with a 43% female population, the Zicklin School of Business offers a very diverse community from which to study. Our scholarship, research, and career services are intertwined with New York City's vibrant business landscape.
Additional reasons to apply
- Executives on Campus (EOC) – Baruch offers the most robust executive mentoring programming available at any of the NYC metropolitan area universities with mentors from a wide variety of business fields. We have dedicated full time and part time staff working with students to pair them up with executive mentors in long-term and short-term mentoring programs. To hear about one of the many mentoring programs we offer, please spend a few minutes with us at our “Mentor for an Evening” program.
- Disabilities Assistance Program – Our Office of Services for Students with Disabilities was the first in CUNY and amongst the first in the nation to offer “Assistive Technology” a leading effort which supports students as they strive to achieve their educational, professional, and personal goals. Schools nationwide look at our program as an example for building their program.
- The Graduate Career Management Center (GCMC) The Graduate Career Management Center (GCMC)provides graduate students and alumni with the tools and resources necessary to successfully manage their careers, while building relationships between employers and the Baruch community to help develop talent pipelines.
- Tools for Clear Speech program (TfCS) - Tools for Clear Speech is an academic support program — unique to Baruch College — that is dedicated to improving the oral communication skills of English language learners (ELLs) and nonnative English speakers at Baruch College. TfCS guides participants toward clearer, more effective oral communication by helping to improve their pronunciation, intelligibility, and pragmatic abilities — skills integral to academic and career success.
TfCS offers a variety of user services including one-to-one and small-group tutorials with professional Speech Consultants, an original, integrated-skills workshop series, weekly Conversation Hours, and extensive online practice exercises in our TfCS To-Go module. TfCS also offers the Oral Communication Video Assessment (OCVA), which, through both quantitative scoring and qualitative feedback, creates a detailed portfolio of communicative progress while at the College.