Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    564
  • Program Cost
    $30,819
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2925 Campus Green Drive
Lindner Hall 606
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0020, United States
Website

As part of a public research university, the UC Carl H. Lindner College of Business understands the fundamental importance of integrating real industry experience with classroom learning. Our goal is to deliver a top-rated education to our students and value-added service to our business community. The college enrolls over 2,700 undergraduate students and more than 650 graduate students and provides them with unique opportunities to build professional experience, cultural competency and leadership skills through co-operative education, internships, field-study research and cross-disciplinary studios. Since 1906, the Carl H. Lindner College of Business has delivered a practical, hands-on educational experience that encodes the value of real-world experience into the students and communities they serve. In living and breathing this promise everyday, the Lindner College of Business provides an education you can’t get anywhere else.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    87%
  • Selectivity
    92%
  • Job Offers
    84%
  • Average Salary
    $53,700.00
  • Top Industry
    Technology

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About University of Cincinnati

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.38 GPA of All Applicants 3.42 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 34
  • Median 12
  • Middle 80% 0 to 66
Admissions Selectivity
92% College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

564 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
71% 569
71% 564
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 141
92% 92
87% 87
Female
38% 38
International
47% 47
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Other Business
  • Accepted
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Other Business
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Cincinnati
  • Xiamen University
  • Miami University
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Interviews Considered
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
4% 4
3% 3
680 to 709
6% 6
3% 3
650 to 679
8% 8
5% 5
620 to 649
13% 13
18% 18
590 to 619
14% 14
14% 14
560 to 589
18% 18
12% 12
530 to 559
14% 14
20% 20
500 to 529
6% 6
7% 7
Under 500
17% 17
18% 18
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?

Other 20%
Top Industry
  • Technology 20%
  • Financial Services 17%
  • Consulting 14%
Apex Supply Chain 3
Top Employer
  • International Paper 1
  • ZF Leksystem GmBH 1
  • Chick Fil-A 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
84% College of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
76% 76
64% 63.699022556390986
76% Receive Offers
76% 76
58% 57.85206896551723
76% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
8% 8
21% 21.110859375
8% Receive Offers
8% 8
25% 24.93132867132867
8% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.492558139534883
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.091818181818181
0% Accept Offers
84% Graduates seeking full-time employment
14% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Apex Supply Chain 3
  • International Paper 1
  • ZF Leksystem GmBH 1
  • Chick Fil-A 1
  • SS&G Financial Services 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
7% 7
$61,000.00
32K 90K
Finance/Accounting
27% 27
$57,400.00
46K 85K
Marketing/Sales
30% 30
$40,800.00
32K 50K
Information Technology
17% 17
$72,000.00
70K 74K
Operations/Logistics
2% 2
Data not provided
Other
17% 17
$46,200.00
40K 53K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
14% 14
$61,000.00
32K 90K
Consumer Products
7% 7
$43,500.00
32K 55K
Financial Services
17% 17
$59,800.00
46K 85K
Government
3% 3
Data not provided
Manufacturing
13% 13
$62,000.00
50K 74K
Media/Entertainment
3% 3
$50,000.00 Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
20% 20
$58,500.00
47K 70K
Other
20% 20
$46,300.00
40K 53K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
53% 53
$44,200.00
32K 55K
More than one year, up to three years
24% 24
$49,300.00
49K 50K
More than five years
10% 10
$87,500.00
85K 90K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
European Free Trade Zone
3% 3
Data not provided
North America
97% 97
$53,700.00
32K 90K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
3% 3
$40,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. South
10% 10
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
70% 70
$54,100.00
32K 90K
U.S. West
6% 6
$58,500.00
32K 85K
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

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Ronald McDonald Foundation 2
  • Tri-Health 1
  • Loth 1
  • Tire Discounters 1
  • SS&G Financial 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 30
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 47
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 90
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $30,819
  • Budget $47,878
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $37,935
  • Budget $54,994
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$8,215 Average Scholarship Amount 88% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
43% 43
88% 88
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$803,036
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
0%
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 $30,215
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Academics: What will I learn?

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

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
50% 50
Case study
20% 20
Team project
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Tax
  • Corporate Finance, Corporate Taxation, Data Analytics, Individual Tax, Innovation, Investment Management, Market Research, Operations Excellence
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/ME (Engineering)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
  • MBA/MSN (Nursing)
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
  • Other
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • Improved all of the labs with upgraded computers. Upgraded our backend infrastructure to allow us to provide the students with remote access to software that is required for courses via virtual desktops, virtual applications, virtual servers and remote desktop servers. Upgraded all classroom facilities with AMX panels to control all of the audio/visual (A/V) aspects in all of the classrooms as well as video-streaming capabilities where we now record and podcast every class. Added eight SMARTboards to sele

Students: Who are my classmates?

42% International Students
26% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
78% 78
Asian American
8% 8
African American
7% 7
Student Citizenship
North America
62% 62
Asia
31% 31
Europe Free Trade Zone
6% 6
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Active Networking Clubs
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,697 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
5% 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.