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Esther Duflo
Mohr Israel
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The Peter J. Tobin College of Business Presented with 2019 WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University Ranked #50 on Poets&Quants List of “Best Undergraduate Business Schools of 2020”

About the Ranking

Nobel Laureate Discusses the Power of Economics to Stop Poverty, Ensure Progress

Dr. Esther Duflo

St. John’s University’s Online M.B.A. Program Ranked Second Best in New York and 16th Nationally

About the Ranking

Message from the Dean

"At the Tobin College of Business, our Master of Business Administration and Master of Science programs provide an opportunity for students to obtain an experiential education in areas essential for preparing global leaders to understand risk and uncertainty in a broad range of industries.” — Norean R. Sharpe, Ph.D., Dean. Joseph H. and Maria C. Schwartz Chair, Professor of Decision Sciences, The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

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Our School

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Careers and Consulting

For business students at the Tobin College of Business, it's about the practical application of classroom knowledge - through innovative programs.

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Our Faculty

Members of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business faculty regularly publish articles in peer-reviewed publications, as well as industry journals and other media.

Tobin faculty members are seasoned experts in their respective fields. They regularly assist media outlets from all over the world. They provide background information, analyze trends, explain complex issues, and offer perspective on breaking news and events.

Contact Us

The administrative and faculty offices of the Tobin College of Business are in the Peter J. Tobin College of Business building on the Queens campus. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 am to 3 p.m. on Friday.

Queens Campus
St. John's University
Office of Undergraduate Admission
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
[email protected]

We welcome inquiries from prospective graduate students, corporate partners and anyone interested in learning more about the programs offered by the Tobin College of Business.

Office of Graduate Admissions
8000 Utopia Parkway
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, Room 114
Queens, NY 11439
Tel: 718-990-1345
Fax: 718-990-5242
[email protected]

Graduate Advisement 
8000 Utopia Parkway
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, Room 114
Queens, NY 11439
Tel: 718-990-6417
Fax: 718-990-5242

Center For Executive Education

The Center for Executive Education, a division of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business of St. John’s University, has served the educational needs of more than 10,000 professionals primarily, but not limited to, the insurance, risk management and financial services sectors for more than three decades.  The Center often works in conjunction with Tobin’s School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science in developing and delivering our programs.

Combining the academic achievements of our Tobin faculty with our roster of experienced practitioners, we bring a deep and diverse set of experiences to add value to our clients.

Our programs include:

  • Customized client programs designed specifically for clients;
  • Open enrollment and self-study online certificate programs for individuals and corporations;
  • Distinctive conferences and seminars;
  • Customized master's and certificate programs; and
  • Collaborations with other global academic institutions.

For more information about our programs, go to or email us at [email protected].