Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    670
  • Program Cost
    $48,100
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    67%
  • Selectivity
    34%
  • Job Offers
    91%
  • Average Salary
    $95,470
  • Top Industry
    Technology
Contact Information
450 East Lemon Street
McCord Hall
Tempe, Arizona 85287, United States
Website
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Carey School of Business

About Carey School of Business

The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the highest-ranked and largest business schools in the United States, though students boast about its community feel. The school is located in the Phoenix, Arizona area and also operates a renowned MBA program in China. Students have a huge variety of degree choices, come from 99 countries and include 50 National Merit Scholars. They learn with a faculty that’s internationally regarded for its research productivity, including a Nobel Prize winner. The alumni network is 80,000 strong. For more information, visit www.wpcarey.asu.edu.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.38 GPA of All Applicants 3.43 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 61
  • Median 52
  • Middle 80% 20 to 112
Admissions Selectivity
34% Carey School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

670 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
79% 629
84% 670
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 333
34% 34.0
67% 67.0
Female
28% 28
International
57% 57
Re-Applicants
2% 2
40% 40
Wait-listed
100% 27
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Economics
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Arizona State University
  • Anna University
  • Brigham Young University All Locations
  • United States Air Force Academy
  • University Of Colorado All Locations
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
$41,388 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • United States Armed Services
  • Arizona State University
  • Infosys Limited
  • JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA
  • Tata Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd.
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
15% 15
20% 20
680 to 709
26% 26
35% 35
650 to 679
16% 16
15% 15
620 to 649
14% 14
18% 18
590 to 619
6% 6
6% 6
560 to 589
6% 6
4% 4
530 to 559
4% 4
0% 0
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
11% 11
1% 1
English Language Requirements
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Technology 25%
Top Industry
  • Other 25%
  • Financial Services 14%
  • Consulting 12%
Amazon 6
Top Employer
  • Deloitte Consulting 6
  • Vanguard 3
  • Raytheon 3
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
91% Carey School of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
80% 80
64% 63.699022556390986
80% Receive Offers
72% 72.3
58% 57.85206896551723
72% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
11% 10.8
21% 21.110859375
11% Receive Offers
19% 18.5
25% 24.93132867132867
19% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
90% Graduates seeking full-time employment
10% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Amazon 6
  • Deloitte Consulting 6
  • Vanguard 3
  • Raytheon 3
  • Intel Corporation 3
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
5% 5.1
$118,333.00
105K 125K
Finance/Accounting
10% 10.2
$82,278.00
60K 92K
General Management
12% 11.9
$96,857.00
80K 110K
Human Resources
3% 3.4
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
3% 3.4
Data not provided
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
63% 62.7
$95,631.00
70K 128K
Other
3% 3.3
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
12% 11.9
$116,286.00
105K 125K
Consumer Products
5% 5.1
$83,300.00
70K 100K
Financial Services
14% 13.6
$96,000.00
85K 110K
Manufacturing
5% 5.1
$103,333.00
90K 128K
Petroleum/Energy
5% 5.1
$93,333.00
85K 98K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
7% 6.8
$95,000.00
85K 100K
Real Estate
2% 1.7
Data not provided
Technology
25% 25.4
$91,688.00
82K 108K
Other
25% 25.3
$90,143.00
60K 115K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
9% 8.5
$83,080.00
70K 98K
More than one year, up to three years
32% 32.2
$97,037.00
80K 128K
More than five years
27% 27.1
$97,625.00
80K 125K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
North America
100% 100
$95,470.00
60K 128K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
12% 11.8
$101,333.00
90K 128K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
7% 6.8
$91,250.00
80K 100K
U.S. South
7% 6.8
$91,225.00
70K 115K
U.S. Southwest
44% 44.1
$89,706.00
60K 124K
U.S. Midwest
2% 1.7
Data not provided
U.S. West
29% 28.8
$102,188.00
80K 125K
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Industry

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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Dell, Inc. 5
  • Amazon 4
  • Intel Corporation 4
  • Henkel 3
  • Leslie's Pool Supplies 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 42
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 65
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 81
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Pacific Northwest (Seattle/Portland)
  • Indianapolis, IN

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$149,401
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $48,100
  • Budget $43,984
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$175,826
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $78,300
  • Budget $59,084
50 Full Tuition Scholarships
$5,501 Average Scholarship Amount 99% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
99% 99
99% 99
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$2,171,236
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
100%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $55,883
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Academics: What will I learn?

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

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Lectures
30% 30
Other
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Sustainability
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/March (Architecture)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MSIM (Information Management)
  • MBA/PhD
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Other
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • The school has a new 129,000 square foot building that has brand new A/V equipment with capture and streaming. The network infrastructure now has a 20GbE-100GbE backbone; the business complex has high-density 802.11a/b/c/g/n wireless; server infrastructures were upgraded to 8Gb SAN and high speed cached storage; faculty PCs and research servers have all been refreshed on a 3 year cycle; digital signage has also been implemented in the school’s buildings.

Students: Who are my classmates?

32% International Students
29% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
88% 88
Hispanic
6% 6
Asian American
4% 4
Student Citizenship
North America
69% 69
Asia
28% 28
Middle East and North Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Nonprofit
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

16,893 Living MBA Alumni 31 Countries where alumni clubs exist
70 Active alumni clubs
2% 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.