Zicklin Undergraduate Programs

Baruch Business Academy

Baruch Business Academy

Empowering a diverse NYC academic and business sector


The Baruch Business Academy provides a transparent, predictable, smooth path for students to transition from partner CUNY Community Colleges to Baruch. The Academy is open to newly enrolled Community College students in an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree program in Business Administration. Academy students who complete the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Business Administration, and meet additional predetermined academic criteria (see below), are guaranteed admission to Baruch College and the Zicklin School of Business.

The Baruch Business Academy fosters pathways into the business sector for students who reflect the diversity of New York City. The Academy supports students from diverse social and economic backgrounds through mentorship and advisement while developing a social network that nurtures their academic and personal development on their path to and through the Zicklin School of Business.

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Academic Requirements

Students are eligible to join the Baruch Business Academy if they are enrolled in a specific Business Administration program at CUNY Community Colleges that have partnered with Baruch College, and if they have earned no more than 24 cumulative college credits, exclusive of Advanced Placement or College Now credits. 

For seamless admission to Baruch’s Zicklin School of Business, students in the Baruch Business Academy must satisfy the following academic criteria:

Contact Us

via email to BaruchBusinessAcademy@baruch.cuny.edu

Zicklin Transfer Explorer

Sample Two-Year Transfer Map: Business Administration

Course to course equivalencies and transfer credit awarded

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