Babson College

Olin Graduate School of Business

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  • Program Cost
    $78,200
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
231 Forest Street
Babson Park, Massachusetts 02457, United States
Website

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. As the only school to teach Entrepreneurial Thought and Action®, Babson shapes the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose. Every day, Babson students, faculty, alumni, and staff address real-world business and societal problems, creating sustainable economic and social value in today’s fast-paced global economy.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    78%
  • Selectivity
    88%

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About Babson College

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 113
  • Median 96
  • Middle 80% 42 to 204
Admissions Selectivity
88% Olin Graduate School of Business 70% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 134
88% 88
78% 78.0
English Proficiency Required: No
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
15% 15
Consulting
5% 5
Other
28% 28
Pharma / Health Care
19% 19
Technology
13% 13
Petroleum / Energy
4% 4
Consumer Products
4% 4
Real Estate
4% 4
Manufacturing
3% 3
Government
3% 3
Non-Profit
1% 1
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
$103,925 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Intel
  • Biogen Idec
  • EMC Corporation
  • Cisco Systems
  • Fidelity Investments

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$78,200
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $181,869
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$78,200
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $181,869
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$8,432 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
1% 1
1% 1
Types of Aid Distributed
Loans (private and government)
46% 46
Institutional Scholarships
1% 1
Assistantships
0% 0
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Other
100%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
77% 77
25% 25
61% 61
Students in Core Classes
31 Olin Graduate School of Business 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Internet/Web-based delivery
  • Online forums
  • E-mail
  • Textbooks
  • Videoconferencing
  • Chat Rooms
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 46
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Average # of months to complete program 21
  • Six-Year completion rate 94%
  • Max time allowed to complete 96
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Days, Evenings, Occasional week-long sessions, Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Technology Improvements
  • Launched new College website, ten-fold increase in Internet bandwidth, 5 telepresence rooms, 8 video capture classrooms, upgrade to Blackboard 9.1, new faculty portal, pilot student portal, refresh of all (840) faculty/staff desktops, laptops for all undergraduates, network equipment upgrades, new data storage platform, WebEx campus license, Gmail Apps for Education, upgrade to Exchange 2010, campus license for lynda.com, installed Pharos for campus printing, upgrade all computers to Windows 7.

Students: Who are my classmates?

32 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
White
63% 63
Not Reported
13% 13
Multiethnic
9% 9
Student Citizenship
North America
81% 81
Dual Citizen
16% 16
Europe Free Trade Zone
6% 6
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • E-business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • High Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • VC/ Private Equity
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

17,376 Living MBA Alumni 19 Countries where alumni clubs exist
28 Active alumni clubs
11% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.