Fairleigh Dickinson University

    GRADUATE ADMISSIONS CONTACT Susan Brooman, Director of Graduate Recruitment and Marketing (Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ)



    Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU), a leader in global education and New Jersey's largest private university, provides personalized learning with a global focus on two distinctive campuses in Teaneck and Madison, N.J. Evening and weekend classes with part-time, full-time, and fully online options for graduate study are available. Enrolling more than 11,000 students, including more than 4,000 graduate students, FDU is ranked among the best universities in the North region by U.S. News & World Report’s, Best Colleges 2018, and among “America’s Best Colleges,” by Forbes magazine (2017). In addition, FDU's AACSB-accredited Silberman College of Business is ranked among "The Best 267 Business Schools" by Princeton Review (2018 edition). FDU offers career-oriented degrees in more than 60 disciplines. The University's multi-campus structure promotes highly personal, interactive graduate classes, typically with a faculty to student ratio of 1:12. FDU's proximity to New York attracts professionally-connected and expert graduate faculty, as well as guest lecturers and advisers from business, government and the social services. Scholarships, assistantships, grants, research, and professional internship opportunities are available. FDU’s Teaneck, N.J. campus is conveniently located less than 10 miles from New York City, and the Madison campus is located in Morris County 40 minutes from New York City. Numerous statewide locations are also offered for graduate programs,




    Florham and Metropolitan Campus Graduate Degrees and Certificates

    Doctoral Studies
    Doctor of Nursing Practice
    Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
    Ph.D. Clinical Psychology/Forensic Psychology Track
    Psy.D. School Psychology

    M.A. - Master of Arts
    Animation - 3D Character Animation
    Animation - Video Games
    Animation - Visual Effects
    Clinical Mental Health Counseling
    Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Addictions Specialization
    Clinical Mental Health Counseling - School Counseling Specialization
    Communication
    Creative Writing and Literature for Educators
    Criminal Justice
    Education for Certified Teachers - Bilingual/Bicultural Education Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Dual Literacy/Reading and Multisensory Reading Specialist Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Early Childhood Education Pre-K-3 Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - English as a Second Language Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Instructional Technology Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Literacy-Reading Specialist Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Professional Studies Certificate
    Education for Certified Teachers - Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certificate
    Educational Leadership
    Learning Disabilities/Certification as a Teacher of Students with Disabilities K-12 (for certified teachers only)
    Political Science
    Psychology - Forensic
    Psychology - General Theoretical
    Psychology - Post-baccalaureate Respecialization Program
    Psychology - Industrial/Organizational
    Psychology - School Psychology + Certification
    Student Services Administration
    Teaching - English as a Second/Foreign Language (TESL/TEFL)
    Student Services Administration - Admissions and Financial Aid Administration Specialization
    Student Services Administration - Institutional Risk Administration Specialization
    Student Services Administration - Intercollegiate Sports Administration Specialization
    Student Services Administration - On-campus Student Administration Specialization

    M.A.S. - Master of Administrative Science
    Administrative Science (MAS)

    M.A.T. – Master of Arts in Teaching (for aspiring teachers)
    Elementary Education/Teacher of Students with Disabilities/Dual Certification
    Teaching - Art Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12 Master of Arts in Teaching
    Teaching - Biological Sciences Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Chemistry Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Early Childhood Education/Certification Pre-K-3
    Teaching - Earth Science Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Elementary Education/Certification Grades K-5
    Teaching - Elementary Education/Teacher of Students with Disabilities/Dual Certification
    Teaching - English (Language Arts) Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - English as a Second Language/Certification Grades K-12
    Teaching - Mathematics Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Middle School Endorsement/Grades 6-8 Master of Arts in Teaching
    Teaching - Physical Science Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Physics Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - Social Studies Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12
    Teaching - World Languages Subject Area Certification/Grades K-12

    M.B.A. – Master of Business Administration
    Accounting Specialization
    Executive MBA - General Management
    Executive MBA - Health Sector Management
    Finance Specialization
    International Business Specialization
    Management Specialization
    Marketing Specialization
    MBA Prep Program
    Pharmaceutical Management Specialization
    Saturday MBA Blended Format

    M.F.A. – Master of Fine Arts
    Animation - 3D Character Animation
    Animation - Video Games
    Animation - Visual Effects
    Creative Writing - Fiction Specialization
    Creative Writing - Literary Translation Specialization
    Creative Writing - Nonfiction Specialization
    Creative Writing - Poetry Specialization
    Creative Writing - Young Adults and Children's Literature Specialization
    Film - Cinematography Specialization
    Film - Directing Specialization
    Film - Editing Specialization
    Film - Producing Specialization
    Film - Screenwriting Specialization

    M.H.S. – Master of Health Science
    Health Science - Clinical Research Administration Specialization
    Health Science - Gateway to Professional Studies Specialization
    Health Science - Health Informatics Specialization
    Health Science - Regulatory Science Specialization

    M.P.A. – Master of Public Administration
    Public Administration
    Public Administration - Global Affairs Specialization
    Public Administration - Health Services Administration Specialization
    Public Administration - Public Finance Specialization
    Public Administration - Public Management Specialization
    Public Administration - Public Policy Specialization

    M.S. Master of Science
    Accounting - Track A for Accountants
    Accounting - Track B for Non-Accountants
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Chemistry - Informatics Concentration
    Chemistry - Pharmaceutical Chemistry Concentration
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Cosmetic Science
    Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
    Electronic Commerce
    Homeland Security
    Hospitality Management Studies
    Hospitality Management Studies/Concentration in Sustainable Tourism Development
    Management Information Systems
    Medical Technology
    Supply Chain Management
    Taxation

    M.S.A. – Master of Sports Administration
    Sports Administration
    Sports Administration - Certificate in Coaching Theory and Strategies Specialization
    Sports Administration - Coaching Theory and Strategies Specialization

    M.S.E.E. – Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Electrical Engineering - Computers Concentration
    Electrical Engineering - Devices and Systems Concentration
    Electrical Engineering - Digital Signal Processing Communications Concentration

    M.S.N. – Master of Science in Nursing
    Administration
    Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
    Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Administration Focus
    Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Education Focus
    Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Forensics Focus
    Education
    Family Nurse Practitioner
    Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Information Systems
    Nursing to DNP (ABSN to DNP) - Accelerated Pre-Baccalaureate
    Nursing to DNP (MSN to DNP) - Accelerated Post-Baccalaureate

    Graduate Certificates
    Administrative Science Certificate
    Advanced Computer Programming Certificate
    Computer Security Certificate
    Database Administration Certificate
    Educational Leadership Certificate - Post-Master's Principal Certificate
    Educational Leadership Certificate - Supervisor's Certificate
    Electronic Commerce Certificate
    Internet Programming Certificate
    Management Information Systems Certificate
    Psychology - Post-MA School Psychology Certificate
    Sports Administration Certificate
    Telecommunications and Networking Certificate

    Graduate Education Certificates for Certified Teachers Only
    Dyslexia Specialist (Orton-Gillingham)
    English as a Second Language
    Literacy/Reading Specialist
    Orton-Gillingham Teacher
    Orton-Gillingham Teacher Trainer
    Orton-Gillingham Therapist
    Orton-Gillingham Therapist Trainer
    Pre-K through 3
    Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certificate

    Graduate Certificates for Post-MSN Only
    Post-MSN Certificate - Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Post-MSN Certificate - Information Systems Adult Nurse Practitioner
    Post-MSN Certificate - Information Systems Family Nurse Practitioner
    Post-MSN Certificate - Information Systems Nurse Educator
    Post-MSN Certificate - Nursing Information Systems

    Post-Graduate Certificates
    Accounting - Certificate in Accounting (Post-MS)
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in Accounting
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in Finance
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in International Business
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in Management
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in Marketing
    Post-MBA Graduate Business Certificate in Pharmaceutical Management

    Off-Campus Site Graduate Degrees and Certificates

    M.A. - Master of Arts
    Educational Leadership
    Global Affairs
    Global Affairs - International Problems and Conflict Resolution
    Global Affairs - Political and Global Economy Specialization

    M.A. - Master of Arts (for Certified Teachers Only)
    Dual Literacy/Reading and Multisensory Reading Specialist Certificate
    Literacy Reading Specialist Certificate
    Professional Studies Certificate
    Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certificate

    M.P.A. – Master of Public Administration
    Master of Public Administration
    Public Administration - Global Affairs Specialization
    Public Administration - Global Transportation Management Specialization
    Public Administration - Public Management Specialization
    Public Administration - Public Policy Specialization

    M.S. - Master of Science
    Hospitality Management Studies



    ONLINE DEGREES M.A. - Master of Arts Mathematical Foundations Students Services Administration M.A.S. - Master of Administrative Science Administrative Science M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration M.S. - Master of Science Accounting Digital Marketing Homeland Security Service Innovation and Leadership Sports Administration M.S.E.E. – Master of Science in Electrical Engineering Electrical Engineering M.S.N. – Master of Science in Nursing Nursing - Education Specialization Graduate Certificates Database Administration Certificate Doctoral Studies Clinical Psychopharmacology - Post-Doctoral MS


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