Academics

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Use our new interactive search page to select among the hundreds of degrees, majors, concentrations, minors, and certificates available at FDU. You can select by campus, by level of degree, and by topic area, and then click for additional information about the specific programs of interest to you.


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Study throughout New Jersey and around the world

Fairleigh Dickinson University offers a wide range of academic programs on four campuses — the Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck, NJ, the Florham Campus in Madison, NJ, the Vancouver Campus in Canada, and Wroxton College in Wroxton, England. Courses and full degree programs are also available at more than 100 locations around the State of New Jersey; and through online courses accessible from anywhere in the world.

Degrees and disciplines, some new this year

FDU offers degrees, from associate to PhD, in disciplines and careers from the traditional liberal arts and sciences — biology to philosophy — engineering, nursing, criminal justice, psychology, computer science, electronic filmmaking and digital design, communication studies, fine arts, and creative writing to hotel and restaurant management, among many others. The AACSB-accredited Silberman College of Business provides career-focused preparation in entrepreneurial studies, accounting, marketing, finance, information systems, management through BS, MS and MBA degrees, including the Executive MBA. Combined and accelerated programs for non-traditional and working students abound:

  • the QUEST program in education, which provides both a bachelor’s and master of arts in teaching degree in five years;
  • the bachelor of arts in individualized studies and the master of administrative science, which can be tailored to specific careers and include online courses; and
  • the BA/MA in communication studies / corporate and organizational communications.

These are just a few of the many combined and customized study options that you will find in surfing through our site.

Honors programs flourish on both the Metropolitan and Florham campuses. FDU boasts one of the finest Regional Centers for College Students with Learning Disabilities in the State and our doctoral programs in school and clinical psychology are among the most competitive in the tri-state region. A new state-of-the-art cyber crime laboratory extends FDU's already widely respected graduate and certificate programs in computer security and forensics and global security and terrorism studies.

All University programs are delivered in a small class format where faculty-student interaction is at a maximum. Our dedicated and professional faculty excel in the classroom where the latest technology augments their classroom skills.

With the depth and breadth of its faculty and programs, Fairleigh Dickinson University has positioned itself as a premium quality, comprehensive university serving world citizens around the globe.

 

One of Fairleigh Dickinson University's greatest strengths is the flexibility and range of study offered by our four distinct colleges.

Becton College
At the Florham Campus, Becton College offers a challenging core curriculum and a variety of baccalaureate and master's degrees across many disciplines in the arts and sciences.

Petrocelli College
With a unified approach and an enhanced focus on the adult learner, Petrocelli College offers a variety of traditional and non-traditional learning and degree opportunities on the New Jersey campuses, in Vancouver, and in fully online learning.

Silberman College of Business
Accredited by the world's preeminent business school authority, the AACSB International, Silberman College offers baccalaureate and master's degrees on both New Jersey campuses, as well as professional development tracks and the Executive MBA.The College also offers an undergraduate degree option in Vancouver.

University College
Home to the engineering, allied health, nursing, and many liberal arts disciplines, and with degrees from baccalaureate to doctoral level, University College on the Metropolitan Campus offers traditional students and advancing professionals alike a unique educational and cultural experience.