Fordham University

country rank  121
world rank  291

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University Overview

Founded in 1841, Fordham University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of The Bronx (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), New York. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Manhattan, West Harrison. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Fordham University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Fordham University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 178 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1841

University Location

Address 441 E Fordham Road
The Bronx (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
10458 New York
United States
T +1 (718) 817 1000
F +1
Other locations Manhattan, West Harrison

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 441 East Fordham Road
Bronx 10458
+1 (718) 8174000
800 367 3426

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Jesuit - www.jesuit.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Fordham University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1921


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association of American Law Schools
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Colleges and Universities of the Board of Regents of the State of New York

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