Fairleigh Dickinson University - Silberman College of Business

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

Silberman College of Business

Silberman College of Business is one of the nation's top-ranked business schools offering undergraduate, combined, and graduate degrees, including MBA, MBA for Executives; the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Taxation, and Digital Marketing (online); and graduate certificates.

A degree from Silberman College of Business in New Jersey will prepare you to become a leader in business and management — someone who will bring ethical perspectives to any professional environment. Just ask those who have come before you and become prominent executives in the world of business. Your business degree coursework will give you firsthand experience with the business community, providing you with proven methods in financial and strategic analysis, general business planning and implementation.

You can earn a business degree from Silberman College of Business by attending one of our three campuses, or by enrolling in our Online Master in Digital Marketing Degree program.

In New Jersey

  • Florham Campus in Madison, NJ
  • Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck, NJ

In Canada

  • Vancouver Campus, in Vancouver, Canada

FDU’s Vancouver Campus, located in downtown Vancouver, Canada, offers Bachelor's degree programs in Business Management and Information Technology.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Silberman College of Business at Fairleigh Dickinson University is to be a center of learning committed to the education of tomorrow's leaders today, to prepare our students to succeed in a global environment and to advance the understanding of business.


Vision

The Silberman College of Business will be recognized globally, by stakeholders and peers, for its excellence in teaching, intellectual contributions, and programs that expand knowledge to promote the practice of business management. We will be a benchmark program for business education excellence in teaching and scholarship, and for enabling our students to function effectively in a challenging and dynamic multi-cultural work environment.


Shared Values

Consistent with the mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Silberman College helps students reach beyond themselves and toward an engaged life in the dynamic global market.

  • We are committed to highly effective teaching and engaging students as partners in learning.
  • We commit to personal and professional integrity and high standards of ethical conduct.
  • We are committed to instilling proper leadership responsibilities, including social, economic and environmental.
  • We are results-oriented and committed to our students' individual and organizational success.
  • We value diversity, open-mindedness, and mutual respect and believe they are critical to the success of our programs.
  • We support and encourage our students, faculty, and staff to engage in civic endeavors, community outreach, and greater global understandings.
  • We value continuous improvement and our graduates being life-long and engaged learners.
  • We remain responsive to the changing needs of a global, multi-cultural business environment.
  • We consider our alumni as important partners and value the involvement of multiple stakeholders in our learning environment.
  • We are a dedicated community of teacher-scholars and value the role of scholarship in enhancing the role of teaching.
  • We believe business education integrates outreach, economic, social, and environmental responsibilities.
  • We value an appreciation of other cultures and viewpoints.
  • We believe that active and collaborative learning are important tools in making the learning experience more relevant, interesting, and useful.


Silberman – One of the Top 5% of Business Schools in the World with AACSB Accreditation

The Silberman College of Business is accredited by AACSB International – the world’s preeminent accreditation authority for collegiate schools of business. Less than 5% of business schools worldwide are granted AACSB accreditation.

Silberman is a leading provider of high-quality, innovative business leadership education through the applied research and professional activities of the faculty, and now with expanded reach to students worldwide through its online business degree programs.


Excellent Business School Ranking

We’re proud to say that Silberman is a top business school as independently rated by these reputable sources:

  • The Princeton Review ranks Silberman College as one of the best business schools in the nation.
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks FDU for Best Business Programs, and Best Universities (North Region).
  • Eduniversal rates Silberman College as an “Excellent Business School”
  • Start-Class rates Silberman as second only to Rutgers Business School in New Jersey.
  • Silberman's Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship honored with Excellence in Curriculum Innovation in Entrepreneurship Award by Deshpande Foundation
  • Tax Talent, Inc. rates Silberman one of the Top 10 Masters in Accounting MAcc Program by
  • Accounting Degree Review rates Silberman one of the Top 10 Best Undergraduate Accounting Program in New Jersey


Leading Global Corporate Sustainability and Social Responsibility through United Nations Partnership

Since 2009, Silberman has been an Advanced Signatory Participant in the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) – a global network of business schools committed to leading the transformation of business management education, research and thought leadership through the development of curricula that incorporate sustainability and social responsibility. Each year we report on our advances.


Online Master’s Degree Program

Silberman’s Online Master’s in Digital Marketing now opens up opportunities for students nationally and globally to earn a degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

BSc

Bachelor in Accounting

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

Our undergraduate Accounting program is rated a Top 10 Best Undergraduate Accounting Program in New Jersey by Accounting Degree Review, and several of our faculty have been deemed Outstanding Educators by the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA). Most SCB Accounting majors graduate with a job offer in hand. [+]

BS in Accounting Degree Requirements include seven required courses for the major, fulfillment of the University and Business Core Curriculum and a minimum of 121 total credits.

Freshman year, you’ll take introductory courses in business, management information systems and mathematics along with the core curriculum and courses in the humanities and social sciences.

Your second year, you’ll take introductory accounting courses and business courses in various disciplines. Heavy concentration in accounting major courses begins in your third year.

Why Study Accounting at FDU?

Did You Know...

FDU accounting students have scored #1, 3 and 5 on the Certified Public Accountant Exam in New Jersey. Most accounting majors receive job offers one year before they graduate. The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) awards scholarships to FDU students. Three FDU faculty have been honored with NJSCPA Outstanding Educator Awards. Certified Public Accounting firms are restricting recruiting only to colleges like FDU that qualify students for the Certified Public Accountant exam. Students in the 4+1 Combined Degree Program can graduate with a BS and MS degree in five years. Required Courses ACCT3241 Intermediate Financial Accounting I ACCT3242 Intermediate Financial Accounting II ACCT3243 Costing Accounting: Measurement and Control ACCT3390 Accounting Information Systems ACCT4261 Advanced Accounting ACCT4263 Auditing Concepts ACCT4267 Fundamentals of Federal Taxation ... [-]

Bachelor in Business Administration

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

Major in business administration to earn a broad-based understanding of administration principles and, if you’d like, choose an area of concentration to meet your career goals. [+]

Equip yourself with Silberman's forward-thinking Business Administration major to be a sought-after graduate. You may choose to complete the Business Administration major with or without an area of concentration. The Business Administration major gives you the option to focus on an area of concentration by taking advanced business courses that help define your skill set.

All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science program must complete the University and Business Core Curriculum in addition to the credits listed below your Business Administration major degree option.

BS in Business Administration Without a Concentration

BS Degree Requirements for the Business Administration Major... [-]


Bachelor in Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

The Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Silberman College, winner of the Excellence in Curriculum Innovation in Entrepreneurship Award, combines classwork and outreach programs to give you the opportunity to learn and practice entrepreneurship in a real environment. It offers a thorough and practical understanding of the issues involved in both starting a business and fostering innovation in a corporate setting. [+]

Entrepreneurs are in high demand, as they are essential to our society in building the economic engines that help our economy grow. They foster technological and social change, and their innovation and creativity forge our future.

Silberman's Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a nationally regarded entrepreneurship center, was recently honored with the Excellence in Curriculum Innovation in Entrepreneurship Award by Deshpande Foundation.

The undergraduate entrepreneurship program at Rothman Institute combines class work and outreach programs that provide you with the opportunity to learn and practice entrepreneurship in a real environment. It offers a thorough and practical understanding of the issues involved in both starting a business and fostering innovation in a corporate setting.... [-]


Bachelor in Management

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

If your goal is to secure a position in Management, this major provides you with a global business management perspective with an emphasis on ethics and sustainable business practices, and it equips you with essential interpersonal and management skills. [+]

The major in management is designed for students who wish to develop the interpersonal and management skills they can use starting with their first professional job, as well as developing a long-term perspective and value system which will serve them their entire careers.

Management department course offerings emphasize:

An approach to classroom instruction that engages the student in the learning process Concentration on knowledge and skill sets that are practical and usable A global perspective that emphasizes ethics and long-term sustainable business practices The use of team-based teaching and learning

It is our goal that our management majors will:

Receive solid conceptual grounding in management disciplines Develop competencies to become highly effective individually and with others Develop and demonstrate these competencies through hands-on learning, including work on real-world projects and service to the community Undergo rigorous assessment of their overall accomplishments Enter a fast track to successful and rewarding careers ... [-]

Bachelor in Marketing

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

Our Marketing degree program is designed to prepare you for a career in sales, retail, advertising, product management, direct marketing, and research. Coursework, projects, and internships give you exposure to principles and practices in research, international marketing, consumer behavior, and communications. You may elect to take courses in career-specific areas, such as sports and events marketing, public relations, and digital marketing, to name a few. [+]

Marketing majors are exposed to interdisciplinary courses that develop a broad range of business skills. The marketing curriculum is designed to prepare students for careers in sales, retailing, advertising, product management, direct marketing, and research. This preparation is accomplished through course offerings in basic marketing concepts and supplemented by career-specific courses. The learning process is enhanced with projects, case studies, and internships.

Requirements for the BS in Marketing Degree

All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science Degree program must complete the University and Business Core Curriculum in addition to the major requirements listed below.

Marketing Major Requirements ... [-]

Bachelor

Bachelor in Finance

Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

As a Finance major at FDU, you’ll gain a solid understanding of financial analysis, financial management, and financial systems. You may opt to pursue a concentration in Wealth Management Advisory. [+]

The finance major at Fairleigh Dickinson provides you with an understanding of financial analysis, financial management, and financial systems. This program is offered through Fairleigh Dickinson’s Silberman College of Business at both the Florham Campus and Metropolitan Campus locations. The College holds prestigious accreditation by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – which recognizes the quality of its faculty, academic programs, and resources. Less than a third of all U.S. business schools hold AACSB recognition, adding value to your undergraduate business degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance ... [-]

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Contact

Address Florham Campus 285 Madison Avenue
07940 Madison, New Jersey, USA
Website https://view2.fdu.edu/academics/silberman-college/

Address Metropolitan Campus 1000 River Road
07666 Teaneck, New Jersey, USA