Quick Stats

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Contact Information
595 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States

School of Management

About School of Management

Boston University School of Management educates leaders who add value to their organizations, their communities, and the world. We have evolved our curricula to integrate the three most vital and rapidly growing sectors of the world economy: digital technology, energy and the environment, and health. We optimize business education for a fast-changing world by providing insight into these sectors and a practical foundation in the functional management disciplines, business ethics, social responsibility, and global perspective. Our graduates anticipate change, harness it, and make it work for their organizations.

What Recent Grads Say See All 7 Comments >

The international business aspect of the progarm, complete with international trip and international entrepreneurial capstone project, were incredible learning experiences. The team learning, leadership, and change management aspects of the program were also fantastic and have been instantly applied in my job.


Events Calendar

  • Aug 15
    Executive MBA Application Deadline


    For September 15, 2014 notification date. Applications will be accepted on a space available basis after October 15. Please contact the EMBA office if you have questions regarding admissions policies.

  • Oct 15
    Executive MBA Application Deadline


    For November 21, 2014 notification date. Applications will be accepted on a space available basis after October 15. Please contact the EMBA office if you have questions regarding admissions policies.

About Boston University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 204
  • Middle 80% 120 to 288
Admissions Selectivity
School of Management Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 0
0% 0.0
0% 0.0
Pre-MBA Careers
32% 32
General Management
24% 24
Finance / Accounting
17% 17
14% 14
10% 10
3% 3
Human Resources
0% 0
Marketing / Sales
0% 0
17% 17
Pharma / Health Care
17% 17
15% 15
Financial Services
14% 14
14% 14
Consumer Products
7% 7
Petroleum / Energy
7% 7
3% 3
3% 3
Real Estate
3% 3
0% 0
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
$136,879 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Raytheon
  • Fidelity
  • EMC
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Biogen Idec

Tuition: Can I afford it?

$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loan guarantee policy No
33% Percent that received aid

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
Students in Core Classes
29 School of Management 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
55% 55
Team project
20% 20
Experiential learning
15% 15
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Students must write a complete business plan
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 18
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • During the past 3 academic years focus has been on expanding mobile applications, use of tablets, collaboration tools, open source products for pedagogy, teleconferencing and virtual meeting spaces; upgrading and creating additional classrooms, expanding lecture capture and participant systems; offering new interactive case delivery tools, financial modeling, research and analysis products/services; integrating digital signage, branding and communication vehicles; green computing and awareness; and, launching new initiatives including BU’s first Innovation Classroom Studio, interactive auditorium space, and a Behavioral Laboratory f

Students: Who are my classmates?

41 Average age of student 7% International Students
31% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
59% 59
Not Reported
20% 20
Asian American
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
94% 94
3% 3
Europe Free Trade Zone
3% 3
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  • Campus distance from airport 5 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing Accommodations are provided a full-service hotel nearby campus. Accommodations are provided on the Friday night of class weekends and for the three domestic residence weeks. Hotel accommodations are also provided for the international trip/seminar. Breakfast, lunch, and selected dinners are also provided during class weekends and residence weeks.
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

16,913 Living MBA Alumni 25 Countries where alumni clubs exist
42 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.