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Baruch College Ranked Among Top 10 Colleges for a Degree in Finance by College Factual

The Zicklin School of Business at CUNY Bernard M Baruch College offers programs that lead to careers in a variety of business-related fields” – College Factual


NEW YORK, NY- June 13, 2016– Baruch College was named one of the Top 10 U.S. colleges for a degree in finance by College Factual, as reported by USA Today College.Coming in at rank #7, Baruch College was the only New York state public university on the list.

The USA Today College article noted, “along with providing students with one of the top finance educations, Baruch College is located close to some of the most influential institutions on Wall Street. This unique location allows students to learn about finance in a hands-on setting through internships that may lead to full-time positions. Additionally, the school boasts one of the most ethnically diverse student bodies in the country, offering unique perspectives into world financial markets.”

For its methodology, College Factual considers the following factors in their rankings: graduate earning, major focus, major market share, post-graduate resources, accreditation and overall school quality. For a full explanation of their methodology, see here.


About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 164 countries and speak more than 129 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world.  For more about Baruch College, go to



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