• AVG. GMAT SCORE
    632
  • Program Cost
    $26,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2-30 Business Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, California T6G2R6, Canada
Website

Leaders from Alberta for the World. This is the Vision for the Alberta School of Business and the abundance of leadership opportunities is what sets us apart. Our faculty continues to be world leaders in their research and inspirational leaders in the classroom. Our intellectual capacity is our foundation. While globally competitive, we are also very anchored in Alberta. Excellence and relevance in energy, retailing, finance, family business, innovation, and governance can be found in our program offerings. Our students are actively engaged in the community and have tremendous leadership opportunities.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    67%
  • Selectivity
    41%
  • Average Salary
    $69,650.00

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About University of Alberta

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.4 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 59
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 25 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
41% School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

632 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
76% 606
79% 632
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 326
41% 41.0
67% 67.0
Female
30% 30
International
81% 81
Re-Applicants
1% 1
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Commerce
  • Biological Sciences
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Alberta
  • EDHEC
  • Guru Nanak Dev University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Pune
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
5% 5
8% 8
680 to 709
11% 11
15% 15
650 to 679
14% 14
17% 17
620 to 649
21% 21
18% 18
590 to 619
17% 17
19% 19
560 to 589
18% 18
18% 18
530 to 559
5% 5
1% 1
500 to 529
2% 2
3% 3
Under 500
7% 7
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • U Michigan Language Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

City of Edmonton 2
Top Employer
  • Government of Alberta 2
  • The City of Calgary 1
  • Schneider Electric 1
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
64% 63.67152671755726
41% 41
58% 57.7590909090909
41% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
21% 20.652301587301586
46% 46
25% 24.575744680851063
46% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.422790697674418
0%
7% 7.03121212121212
83% Graduates seeking full-time employment
14% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • City of Edmonton 2
  • Government of Alberta 2
  • The City of Calgary 1
  • Schneider Electric 1
  • Sherritt Coal 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
4% 4
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
12% 12
$47,185.00
24K 75K
North America
84% 84
$75,050.00
33K 122K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • University of Alberta 12
  • Alberta Ultilities Commission 2
  • ATB Financial 2
  • Deloitte 1
  • PC Financial 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 11
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 11
  • Average intern length in weeks 14
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Calgary
  • Fort McMuray
  • New York
  • Toronto

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $26,000
  • Budget $23,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $49,500
  • Budget $35,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$4,750 Average Scholarship Amount 100% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
100% 100
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
40 School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Team project
25% 25
Case study
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
  • Natural Resources, Energy & Environment
Master Degree Programs
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/ME (Engineering)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 20
  • Distance learning Yes

Students: Who are my classmates?

77% International Students
34% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
Asia
60% 60
North America
21% 21
Middle East and North Africa
6% 6
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • International Club
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,640 Living MBA Alumni 4 Countries where alumni clubs exist
10 Active alumni clubs
6% 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.