Fairleigh Dickinson University is a center of academic excellence dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education. The University strives to provide students with the multi-disciplinary, intercultural, and ethical understandings necessary to participate, lead, and prosper in the global marketplace of ideas, commerce, and culture.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Fairleigh Dickinson University offers a wide range of academic programs on four campuses.
  • Over 100 degrees and disciplines.
  • All University programs are delivered in a small class format where faculty-student interaction is at a maximum.

About

History

The largest private university in New Jersey, FDU is a not-for-profit, nonsectarian, multicampus institution. Founded in 1942, FDU achieved four-year status in 1948 and approval as a university in 1956.

Education

The University offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in pharmacy, nursing practice, clinical psychology and school psychology; and an AACSB-accredited business school. Degree programs are offered on two New Jersey campuses and at two FDU locations outside the U.S.: Wroxton College, in Oxfordshire in England, and the Vancouver Campus, in British Columbia, Canada.

FDU's 11,500 full- and part-time students pursue quality career-oriented programs on schedules tailored to their needs -- days, evenings and weekends.

The curriculum reflects a mission of global education and a foundation of a world-renowned University Core.

Master's Programmes

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Services

Student services

FDU is dedicated to supporting the whole student--academically, physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually--through a variety of offices and services. Academic assistance and advisement, health and wellness centers, graduate and career guidance, and a variety of programs serving students of special needs and circumstances are all available and their use is actively encouraged.

Student Life

Campus life

  • The Florham Campus, in Morris County, New Jersey, is a picture-perfect collegiate environment. Ivy-covered buildings, a strong student life program, and traditional amenities and activities make Florham the kind of place people dream about.
  • The Metropolitan Campus, in Teaneck, New Jersey, is by contrast a fast-paced, professionally oriented environment in a suburban setting that feeds off the energy of nearby New York City
  • FDU in Vancouver offers undergraduate students one of the few opportunities to earn an American college degree while studying in Canada.
  • FDU’s British campus, Wroxton College is located in the heart of rural England but is still only 70 miles from London.

Sports facilities

Men's and Women's Division I (Knights) and Division III (Devils) teams in more than a dozen sports, plus a diverse club and intramural program on both campuses.

Student clubs

More than 100 active student organizations and clubs, from student government to national fraternities and sororities and professional honor societies.

Accreditation

  • Fairleigh Dickinson University is licensed by the State of New Jersey and is authorized to offer degree programs at the associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral level.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education

The Global Study Awards

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