The Queens College Business School expands beyond traditional offerings in accounting and economics to fintech, policy analysis, and risk management. Uniquely positioned in a borough on the road to becoming a leading tech hub, our students benefit from internships and case studies focused on actual use cases. Such experiential learning opportunities. Read More
The mission of QC Business School is to provide students with the skills needed to navigate through the fast-evolving world of business. As technological changes spread across industries, our focus is on providing students with both the technical know-how and fundamental knowledge needed to achieve a competitive advantage in various careers that exploit new technologies. Our goal of attracting and educating a diverse student body for leadership roles in various industries deepens and broadens the cultural familiarity that leaders of tomorrow must master.
- Queens College Economics Bachelor’s Degree ranks 6th nationally in 2021 in “best bachelor’s degree in Economics” category: rank is based on low tuition, high graduation rate, financial aid, strong career/placement services (source: study.com.)
- Queens College ranks 8th nationally in 2020 in social mobility category: rank is based on educating more economically disadvantaged students at lower tuition and graduating them into good-paying jobs (source: collegenet.com.)
- Graduates with degrees in Economics typically have higher-than-average earnings. One recent study finds that, controlling for student characteristics, majoring in Economics resulted in an increase in earnings of 46% (source: Bleemer and Mehta (2020)).
- CUNY is ranked 89th out of the world’s 30,000 rated colleges and universities.
- Queens College is ranked in the top 25 colleges and universities’ in terms of its graduates achieving significant upward income mobility.
- In terms of value, Business Insider concluded that the college was number four in the nation in terms of return-on-investment.
Professor Francesc Ortega (Economics): Strength in Numbers: Undocumented Workers Boost the GDP: