Fairleigh Dickinson University is New Jersey's largest private institution of higher education. The University enrolls more than 12,000 students, including nearly 4,000 graduate students. While the majority of its graduate students hail from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania, the University also attracts a large number of international students.
Through research and education, the University strives to enhance the professional and career skills of its graduate students. Its academic quality is reflected in the outstanding achievements of the University's alumni, many of whom have reached the highest positions of leadership in their fields.
Campus and Online Studies
Graduate studies are offered on FDU's two campuses in northern New Jersey:
- Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ [graduate programs on this campus]
- Florham Campus, Madison, NJ [graduate programs on this campus]
Certain graduate level courses are offered at the University's overseas campus Wroxton College in Oxfordshire, England, and at the Vancouver Campus in Canada. The University serves the educational needs of residents of central and south Jersey through its graduate extension center at Fort Monmouth in Eatontown. The University's Master of Administrative Science, Master of Science in Digital Marketing, Master of Science in Homeland Security, Master of Sports Administration, Master of Arts in Student Services Administration, Master of Science in Service Innovation and Leadership and Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degrees are available completely online. Several other graduate programs include online and distance learning courses. A number of degree programs also are taught on-site at select major corporations.
Newest Graduate Degree Programs
The master's degree is offered in more than 60 different areas of business administration, education, engineering, liberal arts, public administration and the sciences. The two newest programs are:
- MS Cybersecurity and Information Assurance- Metropolitan Campus beginning Fall 2017
- MS Digital Marketing- Exclusively Online beginning Spring 2017
Post-graduate certificate studies for individuals already holding a master's degree are available in many fields.
The University's multi-campus structure promotes highly personal and interactive graduate classes of usually less than a dozen students. There are over 250 full-time faculty, more than 80% of whom hold doctorates. There are over 500 part-time faculty who bring extensive practical experience to the classroom, including guest lecturers from business, government and the social services.
Register to attend a Spring 2017 Graduate Information Session.
For more information or to speak with a graduate admissions representative or faculty advisor about FDU's 60+ graduate programs, please Contact us about Graduate Studies.
US Graduate Students Contact:
Graduate Admissions Office Metropolitan Campus
1000 River Road T-KB1-01
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Graduate Admissions Office Florham Campus
The Rothman Building
285 Madison Ave M-RIO-01
Madison, NJ 07940
International Graduate Students Contact:
Office of International Admissions