You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
New York University offers 69 Business degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 3,642 Business students graduated with students earning 2,516 Master's degrees, 1,062 Bachelor's degrees, 34 Doctoral degrees, 19 Certificates, and 11 Associate's degrees.
Columbia University in the City of New York offers 33 Business degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 2,706 Business students graduated with students earning 2,160 Master's degrees, 502 Bachelor's degrees, and 44 Doctoral degrees.
Syracuse University is in the business of giving sports fans a reason to cheer, teaching cold-weather newbies how to fare New York winters, and molding students into leaders. A four-hour drive north of the Big Apple, this top-ranked private university in the smaller City of Syracuse will make you bleed orange with pride, because whether or not the team is No. 1 next year, your future in business should look fiery bright as a Syracuse Orangeman. Business students find their Syracuse home in the Martin J. Whitman School of Management, one of the first AACSB-accredited business schools in the nation (founded in 1919 and accredited in 1920). Boasting 16 percent of 2013’s graduating class, the school’s business programs lead as the most popular majors at Syracuse. And the stats get better: 88 percent of the Whitman School’s 2014 graduates were employed within 3 months of graduating, with an average starting salary of $53,825.
Cornell University offers 18 Business degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 1,797 Business students graduated with students earning 1,129 Master's degrees, 628 Bachelor's degrees, and 40 Doctoral degrees.
University at Buffalo offers 20 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 1,446 Business students graduated with students earning 1,128 Bachelor's degrees, 296 Master's degrees, 19 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Certificates.
SUNY Empire State College offers 54 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 1,203 Business students graduated with students earning 762 Bachelor's degrees, 273 Associate's degrees, 89 Certificates, and 79 Master's degrees.
Fordham University offers 31 Business degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,332 Business students graduated with students earning 854 Bachelor's degrees, 432 Master's degrees, 41 Certificates, and 5 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|New York University New York, NY||17 : 1||52,885|
|Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY||19 : 1||31,456|
|CUNY Bernard M Baruch College New York, NY||38 : 1||18,679|
|Hofstra University Hempstead, NY||22 : 1||10,804|
|Syracuse University Syracuse, NY||20 : 1||22,850|
|Cornell University Ithaca, NY||13 : 1||24,027|
|University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY||26 : 1||31,923|
|SUNY Empire State College Saratoga Springs, NY||63 : 1||10,440|
|Fordham University Bronx, NY||23 : 1||16,972|
|SUNY at Albany Albany, NY||26 : 1||17,544|
|Binghamton University Vestal, NY||25 : 1||18,124|
|Iona College New Rochelle, NY||21 : 1||3,613|
|Pace University New York, NY||27 : 1||13,395|
|Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY||28 : 1||26,814|
|Monroe College Bronx, NY||28 : 1||6,517|
|St John's University-New York Queens, NY||33 : 1||21,718|
|CUNY Brooklyn College Brooklyn, NY||35 : 1||17,811|
|Excelsior College Albany, NY||25,245|
|CUNY Queens College Queens, NY||34 : 1||19,923|
|Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY||16 : 1||16,254|