Graduate Advising

Advisor Contact Information

On-campus advisement

Our graduate advisors are here to help you. Send us an email or give us a call to schedule a meeting at either New Jersey campus location.

Metropolitan Campus

For the following programs: MS in Accounting, MS in Supply Chain Management, MBA programs (Accounting, Finance, General, International Business, Management, or Marketing), contact:

SCBGradAdvising@fdu.edu
Dickinson Hall, second floor

Florham Campus

For the following programs: MS in Accounting, MS in Taxation, MBA programs (Accounting, Finance, General, Management, Marketing, or Pharmaceutical Management), contact:

Sophia Li Ferry
Hennessy Hall

EMBA and Saturday MBA advising

Peter Caliguari

Online advisement

MS Digital Marketing and MBA online advising

Online Advisor, onlinedegrees@fdu.edu, phone: 833-272-5348

Graduate Student Orientation

Congratulations and welcome to FDU!

The Office of Graduate Admissions has created an admitted students page and has compiled a list of resources that will help you get started. Below is some additional information as it relates to the Silberman College of Business.

General program information

Please review the Academic Integrity Policy on our website. For a complete listing of academic policies and procedures, refer to the online graduate bulletin (PDF).

  • Students must earn a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (or a B average) to graduate.
  • There are no grades below a C at the graduate level in Silberman College of Business.
  • If a student receives a grade of F, the course must be repeated and the student must earn a grade of B or better. Both grades will remain in the calculation of the cumulative grade point average.
  • Students have seven years to complete their program.
  • Student may formally request up to two leave of absences.
  • Students may be able to waive foundation courses if equivalent courses have been completed with a grade of B or better within the past five years. Speak with your advisor for details.

Books may be purchased at the bookstore or online. You will need the full course and section number.

General course information

For students starting in the Fall 2021 semester, MBA courses are generally three credits and offered in eight-week, or 15-week sessions.

  • Traditional MBA courses are offered in the evenings at the Metro and Florham campuses. On occasion, a course may be offered in the afternoons at the Metro campus.
  • Saturday MBA and Executive MBA courses are offered on Saturdays at the Florham campus.

Prior to registering for certain MBA courses, students are expected to demonstrate quantitative proficiency.  

MS courses are three credits and are typically 15-week sessions.

  • Accounting Track A courses are offered in the evenings at both campuses.
  • Accounting Track B courses are offered in the evenings in a remote format.
  • Tax courses are offered in the evenings in a remote format. 
  • Supply chain management courses are typically offered one evening a week and on Saturdays.
  • Digital marketing courses are offered asynchronously online. Prior to registering for MS in Digital Marketing courses, students are expected to demonstrate quantitative proficiency.

Library access

In addition to access to library.fdu.edu, the Silberman College of Business Library is located in the lobby of Dickinson Hall on the Metro campus. Please contact the librarians, Maria Kocylowsky, or Michele Nestory for assistance.

Career services

FDU provides career services to current students and alumni. Visit the Silberman College of Business page for career and internship information. Students can reach out to the Office of Placement and Outreach by contacting Paige Saltano, Pat Wyer or Mary Sakin.