Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    672
  • Program Cost
    $92,844
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    39%
  • Selectivity
    31%
  • Job Offers
    91%
  • Average Salary
    $99,071
  • Top Industry
    Consulting
Contact Information
595 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States
Website
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School of Management

About School of Management

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.33 GPA of All Applicants 3.37 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 57
  • Median 51
  • Middle 80% 27 to 95
Admissions Selectivity
31% School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

672 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
80% 641
84% 672
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 1,122
31% 31.0
39% 39.0
Female
46% 46
International
67% 67
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Boston University
  • Northeastern University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Wisconsin Madison
  • University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
1% 1
740 to 769
4% 4
9% 9
710 to 739
16% 16
19% 19
680 to 709
23% 23
22% 22
650 to 679
15% 15
17% 17
620 to 649
14% 14
18% 18
590 to 619
10% 10
10% 10
560 to 589
6% 6
3% 3
530 to 559
3% 3
0% 0
500 to 529
2% 2
0% 0
Under 500
6% 6
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 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?

Consulting 24%
Top Industry
  • Technology 24%
  • Financial Services 17%
  • Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 15%
Pricewaterhouse Coopers 5
Top Employer
  • Liberty Mutual 4
  • Cognizant 3
  • Avaya 3
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
91% School of Management 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
67% 67
61% 60.97325153374234
67% Receive Offers
65% 65
56% 55.69710982658959
65% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
24% 24
22% 21.9117610062893
24% Receive Offers
25% 25
25% 25.424767441860464
25% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
72% Graduates seeking full-time employment
17% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers 5
  • Liberty Mutual 4
  • Cognizant 3
  • Avaya 3
  • Deloitte Consulting 3
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
25% 25
$104,712.00
56K 135K
Finance/Accounting
16% 16
$97,078.00
34K 135K
General Management
17% 17
$108,611.00
83K 150K
Human Resources
1% 1
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
31% 31
$95,143.00
80K 120K
Information Technology
3% 3
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
7% 7
$90,000.00
80K 110K
Other
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
24% 24
$105,270.00
56K 135K
Consumer Products
7% 7
$103,333.00
85K 115K
Financial Services
17% 17
$102,433.00
34K 135K
Government
6% 6
Data not provided
Manufacturing
1% 1
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
3% 3
Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
1% 1
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
15% 15
$102,000.00
85K 117K
Real Estate
2% 2
Data not provided
Technology
24% 24
$95,656.00
65K 150K
Other
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
2% 2
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
1% 1
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
96% 96
$99,975.00
34K 150K
South America
1% 1
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
81% 81
$99,548.00
34K 135K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
4% 4
Data not provided
U.S. South
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
2% 2
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
4% 4
Data not provided
U.S. West
9% 9
$119,667.00
93K 150K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Genzyme 9
  • Liberty Mutual 9
  • Education Pioneers 6
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 5
  • Diageo 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 87
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • NY Finance Trek
  • West Coast Entertainment Trip
  • Boston Health Sector Trek
  • Net Impact Conference

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $92,844
  • Budget $64,676
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $92,844
  • Budget $64,676
$27,376 Average Scholarship Amount 89% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
89% 89
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
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 $75,000
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
47 School of Management 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Marketing
  • Public Administration
  • Technology
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Health Sector Management, Public & Nonprofit Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Public Administration
  • Strategy
  • Technology
Master Degree Programs
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • Focus has been on refreshing all classrooms; building 5 new technology rich classrooms; expanding mobile apps, tablets, collaboration tools, open source products, teleconferencing/virtual meeting spaces; enhancing lecture capture/participant systems; offering new interactive case tools, financial modeling, research and analysis products/services; integrating digital signage, branding and communication vehicles; green computing and awareness; and, launching new initiatives including a Behavioral Laboratory for business research using experiments, panels, etc.

Students: Who are my classmates?

38% International Students
40% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
61% 61
Asian American
21% 21
Hispanic
9% 9
Student Citizenship
North America
62% 62
Asia
27% 27
Europe Free Trade Zone
4% 4
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Social Impact
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black or African-American students
  • Hispanic or Latino/a students
  • LGBT students
  • International students
  • Partners and families of students
  • Women students

Alumni: How strong is my network?

No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.