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"An Investment in Knowledge Pays the Best Interest"

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

St. John’s University ranked #7 by U.S. News & World Report for best undergraduate insurance programs.

About the Ranking

Welcome to The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University!

Our undergraduate bachelor of science (B.S.) programs, our master of business administration (M.B.A.) programs, and our master of science (M.S.) programs provide a unique opportunity for you to obtain an education that is experiential, entrepreneurial, and global.

Please continue to explore the opportunities we offer on our website or by contacting us at 718-990-1345 for more information. 

— Norean R. Sharpe, Ph.D., Dean, Joseph H. and Maria C. Schwartz Distinguished Chair, Professor of Business Analytics and Information Systems, The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

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The Tobin College

We believe it is essential to understand risk and uncertainty in our global economy. To support this vision, Tobin offers the opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science, International Management, and Risk Management and Insurance, along with our other traditional majors of Accounting, Business Analytics, Economics, Finance, Interdisciplinary Business, Management, or Marketing.

Our graduate programs prepare you for employment in analytical and risk management fields. We offer Master of Science degrees in Business Analytics, Enterprise Risk Management, Marketing Intelligence, Risk and Financial Advisory, Risk Management, and Risk Analytics. The Tobin College also offers M.S. programs in Accounting, Actuarial Science, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Global Management, and Taxation.
In addition, the Tobin College offers six advanced certificate programs, as well as three Master of Business Administration programs: our FLEX M.B.A., STEM M.B.A., and Accounting Analytics M.B.A. Our programs are offered at our main campus in Queens, NY, and our branch campuses in Manhattan and Staten Island, NY. Several of our programs are offered completely online.

In addition to our programs, both undergraduate and graduate students can participate in our experiential Executive-in-Residence Program, which provides real consulting experience for clients such as KPMG, National Grid, Protiviti, and Standard & Poor’s US Equity Research Services. In addition, our Student-Managed Investment Fund provides an opportunity for students to invest a portion of the University’s endowment using our state-of-the-art Leslie and William Collins Business Analytics Lab.

Applicants to The Tobin College of Business graduate programs are automatically considered for GMAT/GRE waivers for the 2022 and 2023 academic years. Applicants with a grade point average below 3.25 may strengthen their applications by submitting a GMAT/GRE score. Students who earned their degree outside the United States must also submit a foreign credit evaluation and TOEFL/IELTS/DuoLingo scores.

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Programs & Majors

Compete in an increasingly demanding job market. Our B.S., M.B.A., and M.S. degree programs prepare you to operate ethically and with a passion for high principles. You’ll leave St. John’s with the ability to stand out and make an impact.

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Experiential Opportunities

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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Student Services

Take your business acumen to the next level. The Peter J. Tobin College of Business provides students with a strong cross-functional understanding of business practices, experiential learning, and a global perspective, all in a values-based context.

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Success Stories

Tobin Inclusion Statement

At The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, we believe that all students deserve a high-quality, fair, and transformational education. Our core values of diversity, equity, and inclusion are inseparable from our academic mission, and we are intentional about fostering and providing a sensitive, inclusive, respectful, and supportive learning environment for all Tobin students, faculty, administrators, and staff, regardless of age, ethnicity, gender, ability, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

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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.

Success at St. John's

Sarah Cullivan

Never a Dull Moment: Finance Major Sarah Cullivan Seizes Every Opportunity

“Make hay while the sun shines” is an old saying that suggests we make the most of every opportunity that comes our way. The sun clearly shines brightly on senior Sarah Cullivan as she takes advantage of every opportunity to come her way at St. John’s University.

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“St. John’s has provided me with an abundance of opportunities,” explained the finance major, who is in her fourth year of the University’s five-year M.B.A. program. “I explored my home city through class trips; traveled through Rome, Italy; and have had unique opportunities to develop myself in the world of business.”

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John Musto ’13MBA

A native of Guilford, CT, Mr. Musto was interested in attending St. John’s since high school. “When I began my search for graduate schools in 2011, I wanted a school with a strong international M.B.A. program, and St. John’s was immediately at the top of the list.”

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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
718-990-2000
[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.

8000 Utopia Parkway
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, Room 114
Queens, NY 11439

Office of Graduate Admissions
Tel: 718-990-1345
Fax: 718-990-5242
[email protected]

Graduate Advisement 
Tel: 718-990-6417
Fax: 718-990-5242