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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    584
  • Program Cost
    $60,000
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    58
Contact Information
5500 Campanile Drive
MC 8232
San Diego, California 92182, United States
Website

The College of Business Administration at San Diego State University is one of the nation's oldest and largest AACSB accredited business schools. Nationally recognized for its superior academic quality, the College celebrates research and teaching excellence as it prepares business leaders to serve in top positions throughout the world. SDSU's College of Business is dedicated to educating inspiring and motivating students to become entrepreneurial thinkers, innovative leaders and socially responsible global citizens.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    87%
  • Selectivity
    65%

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About San Diego State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 180
  • Middle 80% 130 to 240
Admissions Selectivity
65% College of Business Administration 77% Average Across All Schools

584 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 70
65% 65.0
87% 87
Re-Applicants
3% 3
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
General Management
30% 30
Finance / Accounting
30% 30
Management
12% 12
Operations
7% 7
Other
7% 7
Marketing / Sales
7% 7
Consulting
5% 5
Human Resources
2% 2
Financial Services
25% 25
Technology
20% 20
Pharma / Health Care
10% 10
Government
10% 10
Non-Profit
10% 10
Media / Entertainment
5% 5
Manufacturing
5% 5
Consumer Products
5% 5
Real Estate
5% 5
Consulting
5% 5
$120,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • US Navy
  • Qualcomm
  • City of San Diego
  • Cubic Transportation
  • US Government

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$60,000
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$60,000
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
Loan guarantee policy Only to domestic students Max loan guarantee per year $25,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
75% 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
80% 80
100% 100
Students in Core Classes
34 College of Business Administration 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Team project
30% 30
Case study
20% 20
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Operations Management
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Student must present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 22
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Open state of the art Wells Fargo Financial Markets Lab, complete w/stock tickers & 12 Wall Street style terminals where students with a wide array of disciplines receive specialized training & become Bloomberg certified. Install a Mondo screen and interactive podium in the conference room to facilitate faculty and staff recruiting efforts allowing the college to reach across the United State and the world, to provide various interactive teleconferencing, as well as interactive local meetings.

Students: Who are my classmates?

37 Average age of student 0% International Students
26% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
95% 95
Hispanic
5% 5
Student Citizenship
North America
85% 85
Asia
8% 8
Middle East and North Africa
7% 7
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Campus
  • Campus distance from airport 15 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

6,055 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
3% 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.