Hempstead, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
33%
67%
student ratio
201
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
75%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Corporate Finance Advanced Certificate
    • Investment Management Advanced Certificate [Investment Management]
    • Business Administration Master of Business Administration (MBA) [finance]
    • Finance Master of Science (MS) [financial and risk management]
      Master of Science (MS) [investment analysis]
    • Quantitative Finance Master of Science (MS) [Quantitative Analysis ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 103
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Capstone course (for MBA), thesis (for MS), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

75% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 530
    • Accepted 399
    • Acceptance Rate 75
    • Enrolled 71
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT/GRE, 2 letters of recommendation, and resume, essay
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students201
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students201
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian20%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIndividual investors and financial crisis; short-sale constraints and futures trading; social media and sentiment in financial markets; external monitoring of firms; CEO inside debt and insider trading
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Programs in Finance

Frank G. Zarb School of Business
Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. K. Viswanathan

Chairperson

Phone: 516-463-5699
Fax: 516-463-4834
Email: k.g.viswanathan@hofstra.edu

Sunil Samuel

Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4723
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: graduateadmission@hofstra.edu


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