California State University, San Bernardino

College of Business & Public Administration

Profile Data from 2013
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    547
  • Program Cost
    $23,778
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
5500 University Parkway
JB 283
San Bernardino, California 92407, United States
Website

The College of Business and Public Administration at California State University San Bernardino offers accredited, recognized, and affordable undergraduate business degrees; MBA/MSA - full-time (~ 18 months), part-time (~24 months), Flex (<7 years); online professional MBA; and executive MBA degrees to nearly 3,500 business students on its scenic Southern California campus. The M.B.A. concentrations include: accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, global business, information security, marketing, supply chain management, and management. Three cycles of admissions and financial aid/ assistantships (fall, winter, spring).

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    54%
  • Selectivity
    46%

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About California State University, San Bernardino

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.2 GPA of All Applicants 3.3 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
46% College of Business & Public Administration 46% Average Across All Schools

547 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
58% 463
68% 547
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 255
46% 46.0
54% 54.0
Female
43% 43
International
46% 46
Re-Applicants
7% 7
8% 8
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Accepted
  • Psychology
  • Marketing
  • Management
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • CSUSB
  • UCR
  • CSULA
  • Bangalore University
  • Islamic Azad University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Resume / Work Experience Not Considered
  • Recommendations Considered
  • Application Essay Considered
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
0% 0
1% 1
680 to 709
3% 3
2% 2
650 to 679
2% 2
4% 4
620 to 649
2% 2
4% 4
590 to 619
2% 2
13% 13
560 to 589
8% 8
13% 13
530 to 559
13% 13
27% 27
500 to 529
12% 12
18% 18
Under 500
58% 58
18% 18
English Language Requirements
550 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?

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
61% 60.97325153374234
0%
56% 55.69710982658959
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
22% 21.9117610062893
0%
25% 25.424767441860464
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
Graduates seeking full-time employment
Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
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
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Eva Yi-Fang Tsai, CPA, CVA 1
  • Firm Media 1
  • Brood & Seibert CPA's 1
  • Crowe Horwath LLC 1
  • Smith Marion & Co 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 56
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 56
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 75
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $23,778
  • Budget $31,176
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $35,682
  • Budget $39,112
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$5,113 Average Scholarship Amount 60% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
60% 60
60% 60
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$2,118,617
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 $37,539
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
27 College of Business & Public Administration 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Team project
30% 30
Lectures
30% 30
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Cyber Security
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • 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) 18
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Purchased for faculty and staff: 70 new computers, 53 printers, 32 laptops and 21 iPad’s. Purchased for student labs: 90 Thin clients connecting to a Citrix Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, 93 Computer Workstations. New ergonomic furniture in labs. Replaced network printers in the labs.

Students: Who are my classmates?

33% International Students
41% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Asian American
42% 42
White
29% 29
Hispanic
16% 16
Student Citizenship
North America
67% 67
Asia
31% 31
Middle East and North Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

2,279 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
2 Active alumni clubs
1% 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.