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 more than 170 countries, have been repeatedly named one of the most ethnically diverse student bodies in the United States.
The Zicklin School of Business is the largest collegiate school of business in the U.S., offering a full range of business degree programs that are nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Accreditation by this body means that the School is committed to excellence, and to the strategic planning and decision making that support excellence. The mission of the Zicklin School of Business is to create and disseminate knowledge, to facilitate student learning, and to promote ethical business practices, while capitalizing on the School’s diversity and location in New York City.