Portland State University

School of Business Administration

Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    623
  • Program Cost
    $48,840
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
631 SW Harrison St
Suite 540
Portland, Oregon 97201, United States
Website

Portland State University’s School of Business Administration offers a portfolio of distinct Graduate Business Programs that change, build and serve communities around the globe. Known for developing leaders with a focus on innovation, experiential learning and global awareness, Portland State's graduate business programs have received worldwide recognition.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    80%
  • Selectivity
    67%

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About Portland State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 96
  • Median 84
  • Middle 80% 12 to 187
Admissions Selectivity
67% School of Business Administration 70% Average Across All Schools

623 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 30
67% 67.0
80% 80.0
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
16% 16
Consulting
5% 5
Consumer Products
42% 42
Manufacturing
26% 26
Government
5% 5
Other
5% 5
Non-Profit
0% 0
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
Pharma / Health Care
0% 0
Real Estate
0% 0
Technology
0% 0
Petroleum / Energy
0% 0
$58,257 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Nike

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$48,840
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $131,078
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$48,840
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $131,078
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Basic scholarships awarded
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
90% 90
0%
0%
Students in Core Classes
17 School of Business Administration 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Internet/Web-based delivery
  • Online forums
  • E-mail
  • Textbooks
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • General Management
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain 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
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 74
  • Program length (in months) 27
  • Average # of months to complete program 27
  • Six-Year completion rate 90%
  • Max time allowed to complete 84
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Technology Improvements
  • The School of Business Administration has invested in online learning and the ability to create and edit videos for online courses.

Students: Who are my classmates?

34 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
White
84% 84
Asian American
16% 16
Multiethnic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
North America
90% 90
Asia
10% 10
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • VC/ Private Equity
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,085 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
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.