Fordham University Graduate Program Reviews

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(3.89 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 162 respondents

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  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 15,582 (9,258 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 35% part-time, 65% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $33,417
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4.4 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2012

Fordham's MSW social work program is excellent. I feel it combines clinical social work with a perspective of social justice. It's the right mix of macro/community-based social work and micro/psychotherapy-based social work. The professors are excellent, the classes are small, and the school is located in its modern Lincoln Center campus. It's easily accessible via many subways, and right be beautiful Central Park.
4.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Information Technology
Graduation Year: 2014

Fordham University is a private, nonprofit, coeducational research university in New York City, ..... to media from the libraries of Columbia University, New York University, the City University of New York, and other libraries around the world.
3.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2007

I enjoyed my time at Fordham University in their Graduate School of Business. As a program I feel that the classes offer a challenge and that students can achieve a great education. I do feel that the business school, at the time, was more catered to part-time students and that the school could do more to bolster its full-time program.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Communications
Graduation Year: 2017

While it's a new program that just launched, the one-year, full-time Public Media program at Fordham University is very beneficial to my educational goals and needs. We have learned various aspects of the media, including theory and hands-on approaches, which are marketable to any Communications field. I'm really glad I enrolled in this program at Fordham University, a Jesuit institution in New York.
3.8 out of 5.0
Degree: Law
Graduation Year: 2015

My law school was very much like a high school in terms of social relations amongst the students. The alumni network, however, is very strong and made the experience worth it.
4.4 out of 5.0
Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2006

Great school with good career counseling opportunities.
3.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2010

Fordham University set me up with the tools I needed to get a good job out of school and prepared me for the future
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Communications (Public Relations)
Graduation Year: 1996

Fordham University has a great graduate-level master's program. I graduated from the Public Communications program. The rigor and preparation that I received served me well in my career. I graduated in 1996, at the time I felt the information and curriculum was cutting-edge. With all of the changes in technology, social and the cultural drivers of the current news cycle, I can only imagine how exiting the program is today. Thank you Fordham!
4.8 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2018

Fordham University's doctoral program in Education Leadership and Policy has provided students with the opportunity for students to discuss critical issues in urban education. The doctoral program gives students the ability to focus on theory and practice while maintaining high standards of learning. My decision to attend Fordham was one of the best decisions of my life.
2.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2015

The degree program did not satisfy my educational needs. A lot of professors were excellent, I think the issue was the curriculum. There were not enough elective classes so I wasn't able to study the areas I was interested in. Quite a few of the required classes felt either unnecessary or as if they could have been taught in a shorter length of time than a complete semester. Upon graduating I immediately entered a certificate program which offered the skills I felt I was missing to be a competent counselor . The program also did not provide efficient support for career seeking. It could be due to issues with the MHC degree itself, regardless finding an internship and job was an extremely difficult process.
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