MS Programs

Master of Science
Programs in Business


Build deep expertise with the Master of Science (MS) Programs at Hofstra University’s Frank G. Zarb School of Business. Choose from nine specializations, from Accounting and Marketing to Business Analytics and Cybersecurity. We offer options to enroll full-time or part-time, and take courses during the day, evening and online; as well as full online MS programs in Accounting and Finance. Based on your academic and professional background, you may qualify for a GMAT waiver. Scholarships are available for qualified candidates.

*These concentrations are considered science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) designated business programs.

Business Analytics *
Business Operations and Healthcare Analytics
Cybersecurity *
Finance *
Information Systems *
Quantitative Finance*

Program Highlights

Program Details

Visit the Hofstra campus or connect with the graduate admission team. We will answer your questions and put you in touch with program faculty or degree candidates to learn more. Contact us at, or call 516-463-4143.

To be considered for our MS Programs, you must have a bachelor’s degree. Based on your academic and professional background, you may qualify for a GMAT waiver.

Start your Graduate Business Application online where you can upload the following documents:

  • Transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities. You may initially submit unofficial copies of your transcripts for your application review, but official transcripts will be required once you are accepted into the program.
  • GMAT score (School Code: 2295). If you have not taken a GRE or GMAT, you are welcome to submit your application without test scores for feedback on your materials and eligibility for a waiver.
  • Current resume.
  • Two letters of recommendation (optional).
  • Personal statement (optional). Indicate why you want to obtain this degree and why you would be successful in the program.

Current Hofstra students interesting in dual undergraduate/graduate study should contact their academic advisor.

International students: Please review additional admission requirements.

Apply to the MS Programs at any time with our rolling admissions policy.

The Zarb MS Programs are 30 credits compared to 36-41 for the Zarb MBA program.

Visit the MS programs homepage to learn more. 

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Through your graduate studies at Hofstra, you'll have countless opportunities to be your best self. From being surrounded by faculty, staff, and peers who care to having access to the resources you need to succeed, you'll gain an advantage -- in your career and in life -- at Hofstra. Launch Experience

GMAT waivers are available for candidates who have earned an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher. Additional waivers may be available upon application review. Apply today to see if you qualify!