In the earlier days the educational system was syllabus oriented and the students were not given the least importance even. The students had to study whatever was there in the curriculum. The co-curricular activities were not introduced at all then so the education was limited within the study only. Days have changed a lot and now the maximum importance is given to the students and their need. Studying in abroad has also been very popular for the young generation. Among all the metropolitan cities of the world the New York is the most progressive city for the educational system. There are numerous colleges and universities in New York where the students get almost all the subjects that can be taught in the institutes.
The Fordham University:
Fordham is one of the most reputed Universities of New York. It was established in the year of 1841 by the Catholic Diocese of New York namely John J. Hughes. This is a private and nonprofit institute where the coeducational system f education is maintained. Fordham University of New York has ten colleges altogether four of which deal with the undergraduate programs and the remaining six deal with the post graduate programs at the universities in new york.
The university of New York called Fordham has three campuses altogether. The campuses are Rose Hill campus in the Bronx, the Westchester of West Harrison, and Lincoln Center of Manhattan for the university in New York. The Rose Hill campus is the main campus of the Fordham New York University NYU. The campus consists of the Gabelli School of Business which deals with the professional studies with the continuation programs, graduate programs of the arts, science and religious education. The Lincoln center is another important campus of the New York University NYU where the education of law and the social service and also the business administration is taught beside the professional and continuation studies. The Westchester campus is for the study of the students consisting a very well environment and facilities of smart classes.
Programs and courses:
The under graduate program is very much strict in the New York university NYU. The students who are admitted in the university for completing the under graduate course have to pursue the entire 17 courses under the nine disciplines like English, Social Science, Mathematics, Ethics, History, Fine Arts, Natural Science, Classical Language, the modern language, religious studies. This is called the core curriculum. The optional programs of undergraduate school are the pre-medical and health professions program, pre-professional courses of law, criminal justice and law, engineering programs, teacher certification programs, public accountancy etc and in the graduate programs there are law, arts and science, education, social service, business administration religion etc. Except this there are the medical programs, research programs for the students to get the proper education to be established in the future ahead. The university has program for the eligible students to provide them with the scholarships and financial aid to make them progressing in their life with the career.