Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.64 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 38 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Large
  • Student Population: 8,133 (5,357 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 60% part-time, 40% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $23,298
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3.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Elementary Education
Graduation Year: 2015

My program is very convenient. I attend a community college partnership program so I have some classes online, some in-person, and my field work in local elementary schools. I do feel that this program is pricey, though, given we all live in our own homes and meal plans, campus buildings, special campus events, etc. are not things we can take part in.
2.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2016

I am currently in the MSN program at FDU and have mixed reviews about the program. This is a private university and the courses are very expensive. There is little to no financial aide assistance offered. I have found some professors to be incredibly reachable, and others are completely disconnected from the class. I hope the rest of my years at FDU have a more positive experience.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Elementary Education
Graduation Year: 2014

I feel that my graduate program is a great program because it provides students with the essentials to successfully complete their goals.One of the pros of my graduate program is that there is always great support from all the faculty and advising members. Another pro is that they prepare for your career by giving you the tools to help you understand and learn the lessons taught. Although most of my comments are pros , some of the cons of my graduate program is that the cost for classes is a towards the higher ranges.
2.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

The programs has some courses that are outdated in content. However, with the program, you can walk out with relevant information to bring into your field from knowledgeable professors.
Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2014

My graduate program will help me text my career to the next level. The only problem is they need to offer more classes online, other than that it's an excellent program.
2.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2014

The professors are great and have excellent real life experience. However the cost of the programs is something worth considering.
2.25 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2015

Good school, but not worth the price education.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Criminal Justice
Graduation Year: 2015

FDU's grad program for Criminal Justice is built for those that have to work. Classes that are lectured only meet once a week. And the assignments are manageable, and the professors are willing to work with the students in regards to scheduling, and due dates.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2016

The pros are that all the professors in my program are working professionals in the industry, there is a big diversity of students in the program as well as a lot of support. I can not list any cons yet because this is my first semester.
2.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2011

The program was very informative and I enjoyed the curriculum very much. However, I feel I was left unprepared to continue with my career after my degree and I would not choose this program had I known this previously. This program does not offer eligibility for any type of license, so career paths involving the material you learned are slim to none.
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