University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Isenberg School of Management

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Contact Information
121 Presidents Drive
Isenberg Rm 305
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, United States

Accredited at the highest level nationally and internationally, the Isenberg School of Management is located at the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst - a resource-rich, public research institution, renowned for accomplishments in technology, entrepreneurship, and sustainability. With 8 undergraduate majors, rigorous MBA and Ph.D. programs, Isenberg emphasizes hands-on, real world learning, through innovative multi-disciplinary projects, internship and study-abroad opportunities, local and global networking events, and a close connection between students, faculty, and network of alumni.

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Events Calendar

  • Oct 16
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Online MBA Information Session


    Take the first step toward your MBA by attending a virtual Isenberg information session. During the session, our Director of Admissions & Advising, MaryBeth Kimball, will share her knowledge of the Isenberg MBA program, answer admissions questions, and address any additional questions you may have.

  • Dec 1
    Full-Time MBA Round 1 Application Deadline


    Isenberg's Full-time MBA students are high achievers, excellent leaders and creative problem solvers with strong academic abilities and meaningful professional experience. We welcome students from a diverse array of backgrounds and professional interests.

  • Feb 1
    Online MBA Application Deadline (Summer Semester)


    Isenberg Online seeks the best and the brightest. Our students make up a diverse and remarkable community with applicants from all over the world bringing varied academic and professional backgrounds and interests. We not only want to make sure that you’re the right fit for Isenberg Online but that we’re the right fit for you.


About University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 128
  • Median 96
  • Middle 80% 36 to 264
Admissions Selectivity
90% Isenberg School of Management 70% Average Across All Schools

573 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 586
90% 90
79% 79.0
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • UMass
  • EMC
  • Covidien
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Fidelity Investments

Tuition: Can I get in?

$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
22% 22
66% 66
Students in Core Classes
58 Isenberg School of Management 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
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • 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 39
  • Program length (in months)
  • Average # of months to complete program 35
  • Six-Year completion rate 89%
  • Max time allowed to complete 48
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Technology Improvements
  • Isenberg provides new computers every 3 years. More than 200 computers are dedicated to student labs. We purchase current research and production software. Software packages include statistics, web development, and proprietary databases. Audio-visual equipment is in all of our classrooms. We provide Bloomberg terminals and use RFID response systems and. We have invested heavily in video lecture capture. Wireless technology is ubiquitous. We use server virtualization for improved efficiency.

Students: Who are my classmates?

33 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
69% 69
Asian American
12% 12
Not Reported
7% 7
Student Citizenship
North America
95% 95
2% 2
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
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Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,622 Living MBA Alumni
5% 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.