University of St. Thomas

Opus College of Business

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  • Program Cost
    $65,934
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
1000 LaSalle Ave TMH 455
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403, United States
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The University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business invites you to rise with us. With a vision to educate highly principled global leaders, we are the only private university in Minnesota accredited by AACSB International and are ranked in the top 25% of accredited business schools. Featuring the world’s largest business ethics faculty, an emphasis on leadership and decision-making is integrated throughout the curriculum. We offer undergraduate concentrations in 13 fields and master’s degrees in seven programs, including full- and part-time MBA programs. The school enrolls another 4,300 participants annually in executive-education classes.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    98%
  • Selectivity
    98%

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About University of St. Thomas

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 184
  • Median 180
  • Middle 80% 72 to 288
Admissions Selectivity
98% Opus College of Business 70% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 63
98% 98
98% 98
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Non-Profit
55% 55
Other
25% 25
Pharma / Health Care
10% 10
Consumer Products
6% 6
Government
4% 4
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Allina
  • CentraCare
  • Fairview Health Services/UMMC
  • Hennepin County Medical Center

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$65,934
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$65,934
Total Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$5,550 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
26% 26
32% 32
Types of Aid Distributed
Loans (private and government)
92% 92
Institutional Scholarships
34% 34
Assistantships
0% 0
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
20%
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
19% 19
38% 38
100% 100
Students in Core Classes
27 Opus College of Business 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Internet/Web-based delivery
  • Online forums
  • E-mail
  • Textbooks
  • Videoconferencing
  • Chat Rooms
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Concentrations and Specializations
Top Areas of Study
  • Health Care Administration
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 54
  • Program length (in months) 27
  • Average # of months to complete program
  • Six-Year completion rate %
  • Max time allowed to complete
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Technology Improvements
  • UST continuously upgrades its classroom technology to provide capabilities for computer processing, network access, web conferencing, teleconferencing, and audio-visual, image and document projection. In addition, the OCB has expanded online services in order to better meet student needs, supports marketing courses and research through its behavior lab, launched a hybrid online/on-campus part-time MBA program, and installed a digital display wall with market, financial, and business news information.

Students: Who are my classmates?

38 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
White
92% 92
Asian American
3% 3
Hispanic
3% 3
Student Citizenship
North America
97% 97
Asia
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Volunteer
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

14,675 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
11% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months