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Established in 1918, the Fox School of Business at Temple University is the largest, most comprehensive business school in Greater Philadelphia – and among the largest in the world – with 6,500 students, more than 175 full-time faculty and 59,000 alumni. The school’s significant influence is demonstrated through innovative and entrepreneurial programs – such as a required MBA consulting experience – that shape the direction of business education. The Fox School’s Alter Hall, an $80 million, state-of-the-art facility, is as dynamic as the students, faculty and staff inside it. Experience the Power of Fox.
Fox School professors are consistently producing highly innovative scholarly work. In 2010-11, Fox faculty published more than 120 articles in top-tier refereed journals. Fox professors provide cutting-edge knowledge in the classroom and utilize their best technology and teaching methods.
Fox is based in Philadelphia and connected to the world. In 2010-11, Fox students enhanced their educational experiences in over 15 countries. Fox’s graduate partnerships extend to Colombia, France, India, Japan and Singapore.
The rich diversity of Fox’s students and faculty leads to collaboration, inspiration and a robust exchange of ideas. With Fox freshman representing 18 states and nine countries, our student body looks now like the United States will in 25 years.
At Fox, innovation is on display in new programs that anticipate employer needs, engagement that elevates our communities and scholarship that expands minds. For nearly a decade, Fox has ranked among the nation’s best undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs.
Fox’s $80 million Alter Hall is one of the nation’s most technologically sophisticated business school buildings. But at Fox, teaching and learning extends beyond the physical classroom through cutting edge web teaching tools and state-of-the-art course management systems. Fox’s Management Information Systems (MIS) Department is ranked Top 20 for the undergraduate curriculum and #1 for research.
Fox MBAs participate in the renowned Enterprise Management Consulting (EMC) Practice while Fox undergraduates network with and intern for top companies. Our students have experienced a record of employment success with a placement rate of 97.7% in 2012 and last year, 2011 was over 95%. Our student success stories resulted in US News and World Report identifying the Fox School as one of 11 business schools on the rise. We are one of the oldest AACSB business schools in the country with over 60,000 alums forming one of the largest alumni networks in the country.
Size/Scope of Programs
Fox is Greater Philadelphia’s largest business school, with 6,500 students, 175 full-time faculty and 59,000 alumni. The Fox School’s world-class education is delivered through 13 undergraduate majors, seven specialized masters programs, five MBA programs and two PhD concentrations.