Baruch College-Zicklin School of Business
New York Smart. World-Class Ready.
Located in the Heart of the Flatiron Neighborhood in New York City
Zicklin School of Business Campus
Zicklin School of Business Campus
Zicklin Campus - Student Courtyard
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.
Zicklin Master of Science Degree Programs
- MS in Accountancy
- MS in Entrepreneurship
- MS in Finance
- MS in Financial Risk Management
- MS in Information Systems
- MS in Marketing
- MS in Quantitative Methods and Modeling
- MS in Real Estate
- MS in Statistics
- MS in Taxation
Zicklin Executive Master of Science Degree Programs
- Executive MS in Human Resource Management
- Executive MS in Finance
- Executive MS in Information Systems
Zicklin At A Glance
- #1 Best Business School in New York City and New York State (among public institutions) - U.S. News & World Report
- #55 Best Business School nationwide (among public institutions) - U.S. News & World Report
- Top 30 ranking in "Best Master's in Accounting Degrees" - College Choice
- Top 25 ranking in "Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies" - Princeton Review
- #2 in "50 Best Value Master's in Taxation Degrees" - Value Colleges
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 are:
- Ranked #1 Best Colleges for Your Money - Money Magazine
- Named "Best Value Colleges 2018" - Forbes
- Ranked as a "Top 100 Colleges and Universities" - College Choice
Explore our Master's Degree Programs
Zicklin’s MS degree programs offer concentrated, in-depth study for students wh wish to maximize their expertise.
- 30-credit minimum
- Full-time and part-time evening courses
- Typical two-year completion for full-time study
- See our individual program descriptions below for more details
The MS in Accountancy is an AACSB-accredited and a New York State registered CPA program that prepares you for a successful career as an accountancy professional. With this degree, you can broaden your knowledge of accountancy theory and practice and enhance your skills with electives in data analytics, business modeling, valuation, or tax.
The MS in Entrepreneurship introduces you to the complexities, risks, and rewards of embarking on entrepreneurial ventures. It gives you the foundations of entrepreneurial strategy and equips you with the skills required to build ventures and grow organizations. With an expansive list of elective courses to choose from, you can customize your study based on your career objectives and interests.
Zicklin’s MS in Finance equips you with the advanced knowledge and analytical tools needed to successfully navigate today’s financial markets. The MS in Finance teaches you the foundations of managerial finance, financial theory, and investments, and broadens your expertise in areas such as corporate finance, international markets, and mergers and acquisitions. With an expansive list of elective courses to choose from, you can customize your study based on your career objectives and interests.
The MS in Financial Risk Management gives you a comprehensive foundational knowledge of current risk management issues, methodologies, and challenges. This degree positions you for a successful career in risk management at a variety of financial institutions and gives you an in-depth look at core areas of risk management, including interest rates, market risks, credits, foreign exchanges, and more. In this program, you will develop a strong understanding of derivatives, analytical and quantitative models, and methodologies in risk management.
The MS in Information Systems (IS) gives you a strategic understanding of how technology impacts modern businesses and develops tech-savvy business leaders who are well-versed in both the managerial and technical aspects of organizations. It gives you the fundamental skills in IS strategy, database management, and systems analysis and design. A wide range of elective courses, and an optional concentration in data analytics, allows you to focus your study in areas such as data mining, cybersecurity, e-business, IT in financial markets, and IT sustainability.
The MS in Marketing gives you a strong foundation in marketing best practices, consumer-decision making, and strategic processes to prepare you for a successful career in marketing. The core curriculum helps you develop expertise in marketing research, management, and consumer behavior. Students may choose specialize their education with one of our four concentrations: Marketing Management, Digital Marketing, Marketing Analytics, and International Business.
The MS in Quantitative Methods and Modeling equips you with a strong quantitative skill set that lets you take a large amount of data and transform it into simple and clear information necessary for organizational decision making. With the economy’s growing reliance on big data, the skills you will gain with an MS in QMM will help you stand out in the job market. You can customize your education with electives in areas such as operations research, statistics, and computer information systems.
Zicklin’s top-ranked MS in Real Estate gives you the analytical and financial background necessary to succeed in the business of real estate. It exposes you to the major concepts, methods, and tools useful for making investment and finance decisions regarding commercial real estate assets. The program leverages its business relationships and industry-expert faculty to bring the New York real estate industry to the classroom.
The MS in Statistics trains you in the design and application of quantitative models for decision-making in business. The program provides you with the concepts and skills that form the fundamental knowledge essential for statistics professionals in today’s sophisticated business environment, including business analytics and data mining.
The Master of Science in Taxation prepares you to work in tax-related positions at accounting firms, corporations, government entities, or your own practice. the program teaches you the foundations of corporate and federal tax policies and gives you the option to customize your studies with more advanced courses. You will gain the research and technical skills necessary to properly interpret industry trends and stay ahead of the curve in new developments.
Explore our Executive Master's Degree Programs
Zicklin’s Executive MS degree programs offers a highly-concentrated, accelerated program for professionals looking to take their career to the next level. The administrative details, including course registration, materials, and meals, are handled through the program.
- 30-credit minimum
- Classes meet on evenings and wekeends to accomodate your professional schedule
- Administrative details, including course registration, materials, and meals, are handled through the program
- GMAT/GRE waivers available
- Average work experience 5-7 years
The 20-month Executive MS in Human Resource Management transforms today's HR professionals into industry leaders. Our curriculum focuses on new technologies and data-driven trends, giving you the skills and insight to turn your organization's people strategy into a revenue driver. The cohort model and evening classes allow you to grow your professional network and learn alongside other HR professionals.
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.
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.
Phone: (646) 312-1300