Fordham University

Acceptance Rate 53 %
SAT Average 1,320
Tuition & Fees $56,161
Student Population 16,364
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $30,115

Academic Overview

Fordham University Campus, Bronx, NY
Fordham University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Bronx, New York. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $56,161 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 16,364 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 53% and the graduation rate is 83% last year.
The salary after graduation from Fordham University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $67,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Fordham University are $56,161. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $23,846 on average.
Fordham University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Fordham. The acceptance rate of Fordham is 53% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 10%. The average graduation rate is 83% and the transfer-out rate is 10%. The average received amount of financial aid is $30,115 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 16,364 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Fordham University is 53 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Fordham University is 83 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Fordham University is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Fordham University is 90 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Fordham University is 16,364
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Fordham University is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $30,115 at Fordham University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Fordham offers 207 major programs through online and on-site education where 14 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree670
Post Bachelor's Degree161
Master's Degree8812
Post Master's Degree90
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship261
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Fordham University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,723)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Fordham University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges