Profile Data from 2012
  • Program Cost
    $45,076
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    794
Contact Information
#301, 22 Sir Winston Churchill Ave.
St. Albert, , Canada
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AU's Faculty of Business offers the full spectrum of online business education - from first year undergrad courses through to doctoral studies, all delivered with the flexibility, accessibility and quality that you expect from Canada's leading online university. We have brought together the considerable academic strength and quality student services of the undergrad and graduate management programs to form Canada's most comprehensive online business school-one with a storied past and a very bright future.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    90%
  • Selectivity
    83%

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About Athabasca University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 228
  • Middle 80% 216 to 240
Admissions Selectivity
83% Athabasca University 77% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 139
83% 83.0
90% 90
Re-Applicants
6% 6
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
Pre-MBA Careers
Other
26% 26
General Management
18% 18
Management
18% 18
Operations
12% 12
Finance / Accounting
12% 12
Consulting
11% 11
Human Resources
3% 3
Other
20% 20
Petroleum / Energy
18% 18
Financial Services
17% 17
Government
10% 10
Manufacturing
9% 9
Pharma / Health Care
7% 7
Technology
4% 4
Consumer Products
4% 4
Real Estate
4% 4
Media / Entertainment
3% 3
Non-Profit
2% 2
Consulting
2% 2
$98,500 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • RBC
  • TD Canada Trust
  • Suncor
  • Alberta Health Services
  • CIBC

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,076
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,476
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
Loan guarantee policy No Max loan guarantee per year $0
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
15% Percent that received aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
0% 0
67% 67
Students in Core Classes
10 Athabasca University 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Distance learning
40% 40
Team project
20% 20
Case study
15% 15
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Operations Management
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 30
  • Distance learning Yes
  • Out of country or special trip/project No
Technology Improvements
  • We continue to make improvements within our learning environment and web enabled collaboration applications. We have greened our network by introducing software and methods to decrease energy consumption. Students now have mobile access to the learning environment and live chat for support has also been introduced.

Students: Who are my classmates?

38 Average age of student 9% International Students
34% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Not Reported
100% 100
Student Citizenship
North America
100% 100
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Campus
  • Campus distance from airport
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,010 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
17 Active alumni clubs
0% 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.