• AVG. GMAT SCORE
    633
  • Program Cost
    $54,350
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
Graduate Business Programs
One Bear Place #98013
Waco, Texas 76798, United States
Website

Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business provides a rigorous academic experience, consisting of classroom and hands-on learning, guided by Christian commitment and a global perspective. Recognized nationally for several programs, including Entrepreneurship and Accounting, the school offers 24 undergraduate and 13 graduate areas of study. Visit www.baylor.edu/business and follow on Twitter at twitter.com/Baylor_Business

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    73%
  • Selectivity
    39%
  • Job Offers
    149%
  • Average Salary
    $66,426.00
  • Top Industry
    Pharma/Biotech/Health Care

Events Calendar

  • Oct 15
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Executive MBA Program in Austin Information Session

    Austin, TX

    Join us for lunch while we share with you information about Baylor's Executive MBA Program in Austin.

  • Oct 18
    1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    QS World MBA Tour

    Houston, TX

    The QS World MBA Tour gives candidates the chance to meet the best business schools from around the world. We look forward to seeing you in Houston!

  • Jan 20
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    MBA Texas Tour

    Houston, TX

    Thinking of earning an MBA from one of the leading business schools in Texas? Take this important step to advance your career and develop lasting professional networks in one of the nation's most dynamic business regions. Baylor invites you to learn more about preparing a competitive application and the advantages of an MBA degree. Representatives from Kaplan will also be available to discuss GMAT preparation strategies.

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About Baylor University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.29 GPA of All Applicants 3.34 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 30
  • Median 21
  • Middle 80% 0 to 70
Admissions Selectivity
39% Hankamer School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

633 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
73% 585
79% 633
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 180
39% 39.0
73% 73.0
Female
35% 35
International
29% 29
Re-Applicants
1% 1
50% 50
Wait-listed
100% 8
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Biological Sciences
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Accepted
  • Biological Sciences
  • Finance
  • Management
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Baylor University
  • Texas A&M University
  • University of Texas, Austin
  • Brigham Young University
  • Southwestern University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$32,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Dell
  • Citi Bank China
  • Sotuthwest Securities
  • U.S. Army
  • Baylor University
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
1% 1
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
3% 3
3% 3
680 to 709
11% 11
15% 15
650 to 679
15% 15
21% 21
620 to 649
18% 18
28% 28
590 to 619
10% 10
10% 10
560 to 589
10% 10
12% 12
530 to 559
12% 12
9% 9
500 to 529
5% 5
1% 1
Under 500
15% 15
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

Careers: Will I find a job?

Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 28%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 25%
  • Consumer Products 17%
  • Consulting 11%
Dwyer Group 2
Top Employer
  • Schlotzsky's 2
  • Employee Benefit Solutions 1
  • Beirne Maynard and Parsons 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
149% Hankamer School of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
66% 66
64% 63.699022556390986
66% Receive Offers
66% 66
58% 57.85206896551723
66% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
83% 83
21% 21.110859375
83% Receive Offers
83% 83
25% 24.93132867132867
83% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
14% 14
5% 5.492558139534883
14% Receive Offers
14% 14
7% 7.091818181818181
14% Accept Offers
88% Graduates seeking full-time employment
7% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Dwyer Group 2
  • Schlotzsky's 2
  • Employee Benefit Solutions 1
  • Beirne Maynard and Parsons 1
  • Humana Concentra 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
7% 7
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
28% 28
$60,143.00
48K 72K
General Management
28% 28
$71,000.00
60K 105K
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
21% 21
$56,500.00
50K 72K
Information Technology
3% 3
$80,000.00 Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
10% 10
$66,050.00
56K 75K
Other
3% 3
$110,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
11% 11
$61,250.00
60K 63K
Consumer Products
17% 17
$51,875.00
50K 55K
Financial Services
25% 25
$61,417.00
48K 72K
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
3% 3
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-profit
3% 3
$105,000.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
3% 3
$65,000.00 Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
28% 28
$66,269.00
56K 80K
Real Estate
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology
7% 7
$76,000.00
72K 80K
Other
3% 3
$110,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
48% 48
$60,500.00
50K 75K
More than one year, up to three years
39% 39
$71,715.00
50K 110K
More than five years
3% 3
$48,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
0% 0
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
100% 100
$66,426.00
48K 110K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
3% 3
$72,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. South
8% 8
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
80% 80
$67,297.00
50K 110K
U.S. Midwest
3% 3
$48,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. West
3% 3
$72,000.00 Data not provided
Canada
3% 3
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates

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
  • schlotzsky's 5
  • Brookshires 2
  • PWC 1
  • Silicon Labs 1
  • Ascension Health 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • National Black MBA
  • MBA NYC Trek
  • MBA Career Trek Dallas Fort Worth
  • MBA Career Trek Austin

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$112,667
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $54,350
  • Budget $52,500
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$112,667
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $54,350
  • Budget $52,500
2 Full Tuition Scholarships
$31,856 Average Scholarship Amount 92% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
95% 95
92% 92
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$1,990,083
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic 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 $13,644
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Academics: What will I learn?

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

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
25% 25
Case study
23% 23
Experiential learning
21% 21
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Management Information Systems
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Management Information Systems
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/ME (Engineering)
  • Other
  • MBA/MSIM (Information Management)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • 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) 16
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Upgraded classroom computer and audio/visual equipment; faculty/staff office computers; increased coverage area of wireless network; replaced 1/3 of the desktop computers in the Advanced Technology Lab; upgraded computers in the Information Technology Teaching Lab; created Accounting Technology Teaching Lab; added lecture capture systems; installed new technology classrooms and wireless for EMBA program; added departmental digital signage; began iPad mini-grant program for teaching innovation.

Students: Who are my classmates?

31% Married Students 13% International Students
35% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
76% 76
Asian American
13% 13
Hispanic
9% 9
Student Citizenship
North America
86% 86
Asia
10% 10
Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,638 Living MBA Alumni
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.