Robert B. Willumstad School of Business

AACSB accreditation

Adelphi Offers Top-Rate Opportunities for Business Students

With personalized attention, our students are transformed into business leaders.

  • The Willumstad School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, a recognition received by less than 5% of schools offering business degrees worldwide. 
  • We offer personal attention from expert faculty members who foster the knowledge, integrity and originality to drive enterprise in the 21st century. 
  • Our classes are small and offer state-of-the-art instruction—and we have a richly diverse student body.
  • Our curriculum is cutting-edge—designed and constantly innovated by leaders in the business world
  • Our students gain business experience and exposure through corporate internships and events with distinguished executives, government leaders and scholars.
  • Our faculty members are first-rate scholars, experienced entrepreneurs and executives with a passion for teaching. They are innovators and top researchers, and they’re highly regarded for their expertise in key business disciplines.
  • We offer an array of undergraduate programs in accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing. We also offer highly competitive full-time, part-time and accelerated graduate programs.
  • Our students and faculty members bring broad educational backgrounds, career experiences and interests
  • We’re strategically located near the financial capital of the world, New York City. We combine the dynamic of a large university with the familiarity of a small community—offering the best of both.

Retention Rates for the Willumstad School of Business

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation Rates
for First-time, Full-time Freshmen

From first-year to second-year: 82.2%
Four-year Graduation Rate: 61.7%
Six-year Graduation Rate: 63.5%

Graduation Rates for Full-time Transfer Students

Two-year Graduation Rate: 39.7%
Four-year Graduation Rate: 81.0%

Graduation Rate for Full-time M.B.A. Students

Two-year Graduation Rate: 79.2%

Student Satisfaction

Alumni surveyed one year after graduation (2015-16) reported their satisfaction with Adelphi’s business programs.

  • 83.3% of the undergraduates and all M.B.A. students were working in a job related to their major area of study.
  • 76.5% of the M.B.A. students rated the quality of education in their program as “excellent” or “good.”
  • 76.2% of the undergraduates and 80% of the M.B.A. students were satisfied or very satisfied with their academic preparation at Adelphi.

Placement of Willumstad School of Business Graduates

2017 Adelphi Business Graduates: 331

Graduate Student Outcomes

Of the graduate students (domestic) who obtained an M.B.A. or M.S. in Supply Chain Management in 2016-17:

reported being employed

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Of the students who obtained undergraduate degrees in 2016-17, the percentage of those who reported being employed, is presented below by major:

Recent graduates of the Willumstad School of Business have been placed in the following organizations:

Bank of America
Barclays Bank
Catholic Health Services of Long Island
Estee Lauder
Ernst & Young
Flushing Bank
Grant Thornton
Grassi & Co.
Henry Schein
JP Morgan Chase
Merrill Lynch
Northwell Health
NYU Winthrop Hospital
Penn Mutual

competitive, Paid Internships for Business StudentS 

Students graduating having completed at least one internship: 76%
Accounting students who have completed at least one internship prior to graduating: 76%
Internships that pay students a stipend: 98.5%
Internships where students obtained academic credit: 1.5%
Internships where students were unpaid: 0
Number of employers where students interned: 202

» Learn more about our internship and mentorship program 

National Student Recognition

Each year, Willumstad School of Business students score in the top 10% nationally on the ETS Major Field Tests for undergraduate and graduate degrees in business. We are proud to recognize these students’ achievements and congratulate them on demonstrating a high level of mastery of their chosen fields of study.

National Top 10% Scores on the ETS Major Field Test for the Bachelor’s Degree in Business

Spring 2019
James Hall
Devon Neudorf
Tyler Krug
Lauren Mangiafreno
Thomas Rennert
Cody Haddad
Ryan Foley
Gabriella Alaimo
Nicholas Hagedorn
Bianca Caggiano
Rajinder Kaur

Spring 2017
Bryant Asprilla
Rozmari Chakarova
Steven Copping
Christopher Eliades
Raphaela Stankovait
Anthony Curatolo
Nazariy Hrynkiw

Fall 2016
Adam Brower
Michelle Gagnon
Justin Macari
Victoria Sedlak

Spring 2016
Titilope Alawode
George Charalambous
Oleksandra Vlasova
Sebastian Zapata
Uladzislau Litvinchuk
Michael Morelli
Lindsay Silvestri
Justin Maurici
Vanessa Harrison

Fall 2015
He Gong
Hongyang Li
Matthew Davis

Summer 2015
Jiangyu Xiao
Shuaicheng Ye

Spring 2015
Sarah Roth
Alyssa Heese
Parita Shah

Spring 2014
Khadija Mudassar
Arsan Yakubov

Summer 2013
Gregory Hamilton-Sang Clarke

Spring 2013
Elaine Grice

National top 10% scores on the ETS Major Field Test for the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Spring 2019
Joseph Catanzano

Spring 2017
Sai Wang Ho
Dr. Carmichael Angeles

Spring 2016
Angela Friedman
Flavien Freedman

Fall 2014

Steven Pelaez
Christopher Gavarian

Summer 2014
Danielle Kozlowski
Seema Desai

Spring 2014
Robert Tudisco
Colton Wands

Fall 2013
Dan Wang

Summer 2013
Julianne Carnevale

Spring 2013
Dr. Jeffrey Wolf

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For further information, please contact:

Robert B. Willumstad School of Business
p - 516.877.4600