Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    681
  • Program Cost
    $93,068
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    43%
  • Selectivity
    31%
  • Job Offers
    98%
  • Average Salary
    $104,344
  • Top Industry
    Consulting
Contact Information
1300 Clifton Road
Suite 210
Atlanta, Georgia 30322, United States
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Best B-School Road Trip: Goizueta Business School

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane check in on Emory University's Goizueta Business School to see what makes the Atlanta fixture tick.

About Goizueta Business School

Our goal is to make a positive impact on society by developing future leaders through undergrad, MBA & PhD degree programs, & tailored non-degree courses. We feature an innovative curriculum, an intimate community & world-class faculty. This powerful combination produces outstanding personal and professional results & places us among the world's leading institutions. From stellar employment rates to distinctive leadership development opportunities to a worldwide network of alumni--students leave Emory with limitless benefits, including confidence in their ability to impact the business world.

Events Calendar

  • Jul 24
    5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    The MBA Tour - Atlanta

    Atlanta, GA

    Meet with an Admissions representative and some of our distinguished alumni to learn more about our MBA programs!

  • Jul 26
    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    The MBA Tour - San Francisco

    San Francisco, CA

    Meet with an Admissions representative and some of our distinguished alumni to learn more about our MBA programs!

  • Jul 27
    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    The MBA Tour - Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, CA

    Meet with an Admissions representative and some of our distinguished alumni to learn more about our MBA programs!

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About Emory University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.3 GPA of All Applicants 3.35 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 50
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 36 to 99
Admissions Selectivity
31% Goizueta Business School 46% Average Across All Schools

681 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
84% 669
85% 681
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 1,168
31% 31.0
43% 43.0
Female
31% 31
International
63% 63
Re-Applicants
2% 2
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 197
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Business
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Other Business
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Georgia
  • Emory University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • University of Virginia
  • Seoul National University
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
$49,773 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • SK
  • Accenture
  • Samsung
  • US Army
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
2% 2
740 to 769
9% 9
11% 11
710 to 739
24% 24
19% 19
680 to 709
23% 23
27% 27
650 to 679
15% 15
17% 17
620 to 649
12% 12
16% 16
590 to 619
6% 6
6% 6
560 to 589
3% 3
1% 1
530 to 559
3% 3
1% 1
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
3% 3
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?

Consulting 32%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 28%
  • Other 8%
  • Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 8%
Deloitte 9
Top Employer
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers 8
  • Citi 5
  • Accenture 4
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
98% Goizueta Business School 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
86% 86
64% 63.699022556390986
86% Receive Offers
81% 81
58% 57.85206896551723
81% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
12% 12
21% 21.110859375
12% Receive Offers
15% 15
25% 24.93132867132867
15% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
1% 1
5% 5.492558139534883
1% Receive Offers
2% 2
7% 7.091818181818181
2% Accept Offers
76% Graduates seeking full-time employment
24% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Deloitte 9
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers 8
  • Citi 5
  • Accenture 4
  • JP Morgan 4
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
31% 31
$123,828.00
75K 140K
Finance/Accounting
27% 27
$100,841.00
70K 162K
General Management
13% 13
$91,475.00
65K 100K
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
23% 23
$92,727.00
63K 135K
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
3% 3
$96,333.00
93K 100K
Other
3% 3
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
32% 32
$121,484.00
75K 140K
Consumer Products
6% 6
$93,333.00
78K 100K
Financial Services
28% 28
$100,778.00
70K 162K
Government
1% 1
Data not provided
Manufacturing
8% 8
$90,500.00
88K 92K
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-profit
1% 1
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
2% 2
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
8% 8
$96,125.00
85K 105K
Real Estate
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
3% 3
Data not provided
Other
8% 8
$85,917.00
63K 94K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
2% 2
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
39% 39
$105,270.00
63K 135K
More than five years
20% 20
$98,806.00
75K 142K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
1% 1
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
2% 2
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
1% 1
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
1% 1
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
94% 94
$105,001.00
63K 162K
South America
1% 1
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
20% 20
$105,486.00
65K 135K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
4% 4
$116,250.00
83K 162K
U.S. South
56% 56
$104,130.00
63K 140K
U.S. Southwest
5% 5
$100,800.00
94K 115K
U.S. Midwest
8% 8
$102,375.00
88K 135K
U.S. West
1% 1
Data not provided
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income 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
  • Citi 6
  • Georgia-Pacific 6
  • The Coca-Cola Company 5
  • Amazon 4
  • JP Morgan 4
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 11
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 99
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • New York City - Marketing Trek
  • San Francisco - Technology Trek
  • San Francisco - Day in the Bay Interview Forum
  • Shanghai/Beijing - Asia Trek

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$217,424
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $93,068
  • Budget $68,822
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$217,424
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $93,068
  • Budget $68,822
38 Full Tuition Scholarships
$25,838 Average Scholarship Amount 75% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
89% 89
75% 75
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$4,960,903
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 $64,181
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
51 Goizueta Business School 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Lectures
25% 25
Experiential learning
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
  • Manufacturing and Technology Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Real Estate
  • Strategy
  • Alternative Investments, Capital Markets, Marketing Analytics, Decision Information Analysis, Social Enterprise
Master Degree Programs
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • 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) 22
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Deployed Win 8 Tablets to Executive MBA students and developed windows 8 application accessible from the Microsoft store. Application is a “hub” for students to find critical information regarding course assignments and announcements, program announcements and calendar of events. Developed a new BBA student portal to enhance student satisfaction and engagement. Implemented lecture capture, master calendar, faculty data management system and new externally facing website. School-wide adoption of learning management system.

Students: Who are my classmates?

24% Married Students 40% International Students
24% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
48% 48
Not Reported
17% 17
African American
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
57% 57
Asia
33% 33
South America
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • E-business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • New Media
  • Nonprofit
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

9,887 Living MBA Alumni 21 Countries where alumni clubs exist
58 Active alumni clubs
16% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months