Baruch College, City University of New York


Baruch College, City University of New York

Baruch College, City University of New York


Baruch College is ranked among the region’s and nation’s top colleges by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Princeton Review, and others. Baruch is within easy reach of Wall Street, Midtown, and the global headquarters of major companies and non-profit and cultural organizations, giving students unparalleled internship, career, and networking opportunities. The College’s more than 17,000 students, who speak more than 110 languages and trace their heritage to over 160 countries, have been repeatedly named one of the most ethnically diverse student bodies in the United States.

Baruch offers undergraduate and graduate programs through its three schools: The Zicklin School of Business, the largest accredited collegiate school of business in theUnited States, offering nationally-ranked undergraduate and graduate programs. The Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, which offers more than 40 areas of study including ad-hoc majors and minors.

The Basics

SettingIn the heart of Manhattan
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$14,000 – $15,000
HousingHomestay or apartment
School Website
StateNew York
Nearest CityManhattan
Year Founded1968
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarFall, Spring, Winter & Summer
Level OfferedBachelor degree
EnrollmentApproximately 12,900 students
International Students14%
Student-Teacher Ratio17:1
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Academic Programs

Zicklin School of Business: Accounting, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Management, Computer Information Systems (CIS), Finance, Financial Engineering, International Business, International Marketing, Human Resource Management, Operations, Marketing, Business to Business Marketing, Digital Marketing, Real Estate Development and Investment, Statistics & Quantitative Modeling

Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, School of Public Affairs: Ad Hoc Major, Actuarial Science, Art History and Theatre, Biological Sciences, Business Journalism, Corporate Communication, Economics, English, Graphic Communication, History, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Journalism and Creative Writing, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Affairs, Sociology, Spanish


Fitness Center & Racquetball Courts, Pool Center, The Athletic & Recreation Center, Baruch Performing Arts Center Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Storm Evacuation Center, Digital Media Library etc.

Students Life

Men’s Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, and Volleyball.

Women’s Sports: Basketball, Dance Team, Cross Country, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, and Volleyball.

Student Clubs and Organizations: Accounting Society, Asian Cultural Exchange, Best Buddies, Chess Club, Chinese Christian Fellowship, Computer Information Systems Club, Creative Marketing Consulting, eXchange Support Club, Fashion Industry Club, Finance & Economics Society, Global Networking Society, Handball Maniacs, Health & Fitness Club, History Club, Japan Club, NYC Hong Kong Club, Pre-Law Society etc.