Fairleigh Dickinson University: The Way Education Must Be
The world has changed dramatically. Challenges and opportunities flow rapidly across borders. And new technologies empower individuals with worldwide connectivity and global capabilities. A new skill set is needed to navigate this brave new world and to transform possibilities into realities. Tomorrow’s leaders will be those who are willing to embrace change, who can find and use information to solve problems, who can identify and link with others around the world and who can connect the dots between local concerns and global issues. Tomorrow’s leaders will be world citizens.
Devoted to preparing world citizens through global education, Fairleigh Dickinson University offers an unmatched legacy and landscape of global learning opportunities. Our global education equips students to seize professional opportunities across borders. Our global education enables our students to work with diverse individuals to solve problems wherever they are found. And our students are ready to seize a world of opportunities.
Fairleigh Dickinson features more than 100 high-quality liberal arts and professional degree programs, two international campuses, dozens of partnerships with internationally renowned institutions and special programs and status within the United Nations. The Silberman College of Business is accredited by the prestigious AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and has been named among the nation's best by The Princeton Review.
Located within the cultural melting pot of the New York metropolitan area, FDU is New Jersey’s largest private university with more than 12,000 students. Our diverse learners include more than 1,000 international students from nearly 100 countries. A close-knit community, FDU’s low student-to-faculty ratio (12:1) provides each student unique access to and personal attention from a world-class collection of scholars. And FDU is one of only a few schools in the United States to field both Division I and Division III athletics teams.
FDU is particularly distinguished for its innovative uses of technology that bring the world to its students. For example, our Global Virtual Faculty™ program features scholars and practitioners from around the world who contribute to courses via the Internet. And, our graduates have taken leading roles in nearly every field imaginable and every corner of the globe.
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