University of California, Los Angeles

Anderson School of Management

Quick Stats

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  • Program Enrollment
  • Yield
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Contact Information
110 Westwood Plaza
Suite A105
Los Angeles, California 90095, United States

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About Anderson School of Management

UCLA Anderson School of Management is among the world’s leading business schools, with faculty renowned globally for their research and teaching excellence. Supported by a powerful network of 37,000 alumni, and set in the urban hub of Los Angeles, UCLA Anderson is defining the future of business by offering students a pioneering approach to management education. Every year, more than 1,800 elite students join the school’s MBA, Fully-Employed MBA, Executive MBA, Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific, Global Executive MBA for the Americas, Master of Financial Engineering, doctoral and executive education programs.

What Recent Grads Say See All 11 Comments >

What made me choose UCLA Anderson's EMBA program is the caliber or experienced professionals that are students with me. I have learned so much more from them than than I thought possible. They have made the experience a great one, and I am elated that I am a part of Anderson's alumni network.


Events Calendar

  • Oct 1
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    MBA Information Evening - Minneapolis

    Minneapolis, MN

    Come learn about our full-time MBA Program's student life, careers, curriculum and admissions process, directly from our admissions officer and alumni. We look forward to meeting you!

  • Oct 2
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    MBA Information Evening - New York City

    New York, NY

    Come learn about our full-time MBA Program's student life, careers, curriculum and admissions process, directly from our admissions officer and alumni. We look forward to meeting you!

  • Oct 2
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Online General Information Session


    There are many ways to connect with and learn about UCLA Anderson through our events. The best way is to visit campus and attend a class plus an information session. You can also connect with us through info sessions around the United States, the rest of the world and online. Join us online for this Full-time MBA Info webinar.

About University of California, Los Angeles

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 157
  • Middle 80% 96 to 240
Admissions Selectivity
65% Anderson School of Management 77% Average Across All Schools

670 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 143
65% 65.0
78% 78.0
3% 3
100% 35
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
28% 28
Finance / Accounting
18% 18
15% 15
General Management
14% 14
Marketing / Sales
14% 14
7% 7
4% 4
Human Resources
0% 0
32% 32
Pharma / Health Care
14% 14
14% 14
13% 13
Media / Entertainment
10% 10
Financial Services
7% 7
4% 4
Petroleum / Energy
3% 3
2% 2
1% 1
Consumer Products
0% 0
Real Estate
0% 0
$129,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Disney
  • UCLA
  • Amgen
  • Deloitte
  • US Marines/Navy/Air Force

Tuition: Can I afford it?

$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loan guarantee policy Yes Max loan guarantee per year $28,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
52% Percent that received aid

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
100% 100
48% 48
Students in Core Classes
72 Anderson School of Management 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
35% 35
Team project
25% 25
Experiential learning
25% 25
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Leadership
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
  • 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
  • New state-of-the-art wireless network. Student-centered mobile tools. Polycom remote classrooms. Bloomberg Lab. Unlimited Lynda.com access. Full-function student club sites. Moodle-based course web sites. Hundreds of research databases and core software. New online student-friendly apps for room & consultation scheduling, event management, career planning, etc., all aimed at streamlining the administrative aspects of being a student, so the students can focus on their academic goals.

Students: Who are my classmates?

37 Average age of student 15% International Students
28% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
51% 51
Asian American
28% 28
12% 12
Student Citizenship
North America
80% 80
11% 11
Dual Citizen
7% 7
More Information
  • Campus distance from airport 10 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing Local hotels
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

22,194 Living MBA Alumni 22 Countries where alumni clubs exist
43 Active alumni clubs
20% 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.