The Peter J. Tobin College of Business’ full-service
Financial Information Lab provides real-time news,
market information, financial data and industry-class analytical
tools enabling students to conduct analysis of financial markets
and business environments throughout the world.
The Executive-in-Residence Program (EIRP)
prepares students for executive leadership roles by offering the
unique opportunity to provide real-world strategic consulting
services for profit and not-for-profit organizations.
The Student Management Investment Fund (SMIF)
course is designed to give students hands-on experience at
performing investment research, investing money and managing a
portfolio prior to entering the work force. As of August 2010, the
combined value of the graduate and undergraduate Funds is
approximately $2.4 million.
Tobin students participate in the St. John’s University
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program
co-sponsored by The Foodbank for NYC. This Internal Revenue Service
(IRS) VITA program provides tax advice to lower-income New Yorkers
at St. John’s Bread & Life in Brooklyn and locations in Jackson
Heights and Jamaica, Queens. In 2010, the program generated nearly
$3 million in refunds.
Tobin College MBA students have the opportunity to pursue their
degree in Rome at our dedicated campus in Italy’s
beautiful capital city. Students may pursue their entire graduate
program of study in Rome, or choose to spend a semester there.
Graduate students at Tobin are offered a number of opportunities
for short-term study abroad through a menu of Global
Destination Courses. These courses incorporate travel to a
destination linked to the academic content of the course where
students witness first-hand how business operates in other
The Tobin College offers ample opportunities for course-related
service projects in order to train our students to be socially
responsible business leaders. The GLOBE G.A.P.
(TCB’s Global Microloan “Graduate Affiliate Program”) actively
engages graduate students in international finance and social
entrepreneurship through their strategic support of undergraduate
GLOBE managers in the provision of microcredit to small
entrepreneurs in developing countries.
Honor Societies encourage students to interact
with their peers as they pursue their goal of a graduate degree.
Organizations focused on a number of business areas provide
students the opportunity to begin building their professional
Internships provide business students with
invaluable work experience that enhances their classroom knowledge.
Our New York City location provides enviable opportunities for
real-world experience, and successful internships often lead to job
offers upon graduation.