Fordham University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

East 441 Fordham Road

Bronx, NY 10458

(718) 817-4000

(800) 367-3426

Fax: (718) 367-9404



Contact: Peter Farrell

Director of Admissions
Main Address

East 441 Fordham Road, Thebaud Hall

Bronx, NY 10458

(718) 817-1000

www.fordham.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,994

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,904

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,882

Graduate enrollment: 5,187

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 47%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Near/Middle Eastern Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Photography B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Research B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Comparative Literature B
French B
German B
Greek, Ancient B
Greek, Modern B
Italian B
Latin B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B
Urban Studies B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Fordham University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(718) 817-1000
Website:www.fordham.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.fordham.edu/admissions/
Address:441 E Fordham Rd, Bronx, NY 10458
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:15,582
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):81%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:14,622 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$49,073
Out-of-state Tuition:$49,073
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$25,892

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Fordham University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Fordham University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies51
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2311
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1710
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Education11184
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics711
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History111
Legal Professions and Studies41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Mathematics and Statistics22
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies13
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2232
Physical Sciences2
Psychology2176
Public Administration and Social Service Professions111
Social Sciences2862
Theology and Religious Vocations311
Visual and Performing Arts51
Grand total14576521

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Fordham University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Theology and Religious Vocations211
Grand total341

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Fordham University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$49,073
Out-of-state$49,073
Books and supplies$1,012

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$32,651
Out-of-state$32,651

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,99591%
Grant or scholarship aid1,98591%$25,892
Student loan aid1,22056%$8,603

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid7,19781%$24,954
Federal student loans4,58552%$6,711

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Fordham University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Fordham University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants44,81617,06427,752
Percent admitted100%44%46%
Percent admitted who enrolled5%5%5%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Fordham University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment15,582
Undergraduate enrollment9,258
Graduate enrollment6,324

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Fordham University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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