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Contact Information
One University Drive
Orange, California 92866,

The Argyros School of Business and Economics at Chapman University in Orange County, California delivers exceptional MBA, EMBA and undergraduate accounting, business and economics programs. World class professors, intimate class sizes, experientially focused education coupled with a beautiful campus propels students to outstanding opportunities in industry and to leading graduate programs. The Argyros School continues to build upon the success of its top ranked faculty, dedication to teaching and its award winning research centers to distinguish itself among the top management schools in the United States.

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Events Calendar

  • Aug 6
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    MBA Information Session

    Orange, CA

    If you are ready to take your career and personal advancement to new heights, the MBA programs at Argyros School of Business and Economics will give students the knowledge, networks and skills needed to be competitive and successful in the business world. Learn more about our Full Time, Flex, Emerging Leaders and Executive MBA programs at this information session.

  • Aug 7
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    MS Accounting Webinar


    The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program is designed to qualify graduates to sit for the California CPA exam while obtaining a master’s degree. Students will pursue the degree in a highly personalized learning environment. Learn more about our MS Accounting program at this online webinar.

  • Aug 12
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    MS Accounting Information Session


    Learn more about our MS Accounting program at this information session. The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program is designed to qualify graduates to sit for the California CPA exam while obtaining a master’s degree. Students will pursue the degree in a highly personalized learning environment.


About Chapman University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 152
  • Middle 80% 96 to 250
Admissions Selectivity
88% Argyros School of Business & Economics 77% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 25
88% 88
68% 68.0
0% 0
100% 0
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
40% 40
General Management
33% 33
13% 13
Marketing / Sales
7% 7
7% 7
Financial Services
34% 34
20% 20
Media / Entertainment
13% 13
13% 13
Pharma / Health Care
13% 13
7% 7
$89,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Automobile Club of Southern California
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • City National Bank
  • Goldman Sachs/Ayco

Tuition: Can I afford it?

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Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loan guarantee policy Only to domestic students Max loan guarantee per year $20,500
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
91% Percent that received aid

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
25% 25
64% 64
Students in Core Classes
17 Argyros School of Business & Economics 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
35% 35
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
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  • Student must present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • In 2012, the Argyros School opened the Janes Financial Center, a trading room with Bloomberg terminals, 55” flat-screen data monitors, and a 76 foot long LED stock ticker. The school also has flat-screen monitors mounted in the classroom building to serve as information kiosks. Other technology investments include computers and lab facilities for faculty teaching and research and laptops for the EMBA program. In addition, 60" flat-screens were added to the school's three conference rooms. These are used for student/administrator presentations and projects.

Students: Who are my classmates?

36 Average age of student 7% International Students
33% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
50% 50
29% 29
African American
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
93% 93
7% 7
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  • Campus distance from airport 10 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,924 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
1% 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.