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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    594
  • Program Cost
    $39,144
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2404 Maile Way
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, United States
Website

The Shidler College of Business leads in the Asia-Pacific region, providing students with an in-depth understanding of the best business practices, an awareness of languages and cultures, and use of emerging technologies within a complex global environment. The College offers a wide selection of degree, certificate and executive programs in a multicultural environment enhanced by collaborative learning, research projects, international speakers, internships, study abroad and career opportunities. Ranked among the top 25 institutions for international business and the only AACSB accredited MBA program in Hawaii, the College equips its graduates with the ability to learn and to lead throughout their lifetime.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    61%
  • Selectivity
    64%
  • Job Offers
    81%
  • Average Salary
    $64,332.00
  • Top Industry
    Consumer Products

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About The University of Hawaii

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.11 GPA of All Applicants 3.14 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 61
  • Median 53
  • Middle 80% 18 to 108
Admissions Selectivity
64% The University of Hawaii 46% Average Across All Schools

594 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
70% 557
74% 594
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 56
64% 64.0
61% 61.0
Female
40% 40
International
29% 29
Re-Applicants
4% 4
50% 50
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Social Science
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Accepted
  • Other Social Science
  • Finance
  • Economics
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Hawaii
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
0% 0
0% 0
680 to 709
11% 11
14% 14
650 to 679
9% 9
12% 12
620 to 649
15% 15
17% 17
590 to 619
6% 6
9% 9
560 to 589
21% 21
23% 23
530 to 559
13% 13
11% 11
500 to 529
2% 2
3% 3
Under 500
23% 23
11% 11
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?

Consumer Products 23%
Top Industry
  • Petroleum/Energy 23%
  • Government 14%
  • Technology 14%
Hawaiian Electric Company 3
Top Employer
  • Rakuken (Japan) 2
  • Shidler Group 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
81% The University of Hawaii 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
74% 74
64% 63.699022556390986
74% Receive Offers
74% 74
58% 57.85206896551723
74% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
7% 7
21% 21.110859375
7% Receive Offers
7% 7
25% 24.93132867132867
7% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
87% Graduates seeking full-time employment
9% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Hawaiian Electric Company 3
  • Rakuken (Japan) 2
  • Shidler Group 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
9% 9
$4,939.00
5K 6K
Finance/Accounting
14% 14
$4,400.00 Data not provided
General Management
9% 9
$6,583.00
7K 7K
Human Resources
9% 9
$4,723.00
5K 6K
Marketing/Sales
18% 18
$4,796.00
3K 8K
Information Technology
5% 5
$5,835.00 Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
18% 18
$5,433.00
5K 6K
Other
18% 18
$4,334.00
3K 6K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consumer Products
23% 23
$4,263.00
3K 6K
Government
14% 14
$6,389.00
6K 7K
Non-profit
4% 4
$2,667.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
23% 23
$5,709.00
6K 6K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
9% 9
$5,980.00
5K 8K
Real Estate
9% 9
$4,400.00 Data not provided
Technology
14% 14
$5,626.00
6K 6K
Other
4% 4
$4,167.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than five years
59% 59
$5,346.00
3K 8K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
23% 23
$4,056.00
3K 6K
North America
77% 77
$5,378.00
3K 8K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Midwest
6% 6
$6,499.00 Data not provided
U.S. West
94% 94
$5,219.00
3K 8K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Duty Free Shoppers 3
  • Hawaiian Electric Company 3
  • Central Pacific Bank 3
  • Hawaiian Airlines 2
  • Blue Start-ups 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 34
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 44
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $39,144
  • Budget $35,946
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $66,624
  • Budget $49,074
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$21,895 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
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
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
22 The University of Hawaii 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Team project
30% 30
Experiential learning
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Business in China Track, Business in Japan Track
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students are required to be fluent in more than one language by graduation
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • Bloomberg terminals, increased distance learning infrastructure, on line application process for graduate programs, upgraded computers for faculty and staff, increased Wi-Fi bandwidth in student areas

Students: Who are my classmates?

14% International Students
36% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Asian American
37% 37
White
32% 32
Multiethnic
26% 26
Student Citizenship
North America
86% 86
Europe Free Trade Zone
9% 9
Asia
5% 5
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,054 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
4% 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.