Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    608
  • Program Cost
    $40,000
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    56%
  • Selectivity
    41%
  • Job Offers
    76%
  • Average Salary
    $65,559
  • Top Industry
    Other
Contact Information
334 Melcher Hall
Houston, Texas 77204-6021, United States
Website
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Bauer College of Business

About Bauer College of Business

The University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business has been in operation for 70 years and is the only business school in Houston offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Bauer houses five academic departments and is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The college has used Ted Bauer’s $40 million gift to hire world class faculty, develop innovative curriculum and establish unique programs to bring together students and the business community. With a strong tie to industry and diverse stakeholders, Bauer gives students a competitive and global advantage.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.24 GPA of All Applicants 3.45 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 55
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 12 to 108
Admissions Selectivity
41% Bauer College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

608 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
67% 538
76% 608
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 174
41% 41.0
56% 56.0
Female
43% 43
International
44% 44
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business (General)
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Business (General)
  • Economics
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Texas A&M University
  • The University of Houston
  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • The University of Mumbai
  • Baylor University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Moderately Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Application Essay Important
$42,968 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Wipro Technologies
  • U.S. Army
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
1% 1
2% 2
680 to 709
8% 8
17% 17
650 to 679
4% 4
9% 9
620 to 649
9% 9
15% 15
590 to 619
16% 16
29% 29
560 to 589
13% 13
17% 17
530 to 559
13% 13
3% 3
500 to 529
10% 10
5% 5
Under 500
26% 26
3% 3
English Language Requirements
603 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 37%
Top Industry
  • Petroleum/Energy 23%
  • Real Estate 23%
  • Consulting 17%
Petroskills 2
Top Employer
  • Howard Hughes 1
  • Allen Harrison Multifamily Development 1
  • Ace Group 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
76% Bauer College of Business 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
61% 61
61% 60.97325153374234
61% Receive Offers
61% 61
56% 55.69710982658959
61% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
15% 15
22% 21.9117610062893
15% Receive Offers
12% 12
25% 25.424767441860464
12% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
84% Graduates seeking full-time employment
16% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Petroskills 2
  • Howard Hughes 1
  • Allen Harrison Multifamily Development 1
  • Ace Group 1
  • Targa Resources 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
10% 10
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
40% 40
$66,333.00
45K 85K
General Management
0% 0
Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
10% 10
$63,667.00
55K 76K
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
30% 30
$69,020.00
57K 85K
Other
10% 10
$55,833.00
55K 58K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
17% 17
$70,250.00
64K 77K
Consumer Products
0% 0
Data not provided
Financial Services
0% 0
Data not provided
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
0% 0
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
23% 23
$72,857.00
58K 85K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
0% 0
$66,500.00
55K 85K
Real Estate
23% 23
$61,786.00
45K 75K
Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
37% 37
$61,216.00
53K 85K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
13% 13
$56,875.00
53K 60K
More than one year, up to three years
23% 23
$62,880.00
45K 75K
More than five years
27% 27
$69,643.00
55K 85K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
0% 0
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
100% 100
$65,559.00
45K 85K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. South
3% 3
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
97% 97
$65,617.00
45K 85K
U.S. Midwest
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. West
0% 0
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

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
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • National conferences
  • National conferences

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$90,702
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $40,000
  • Budget $17,500
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$90,702
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $61,000
  • Budget $17,500
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$348,690
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy Only to domestic students
  • Max loan guarantee per year $20,500
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
25 Bauer College of Business 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Team project
35% 35
Lectures
20% 20
Experiential learning
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
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Concentrations and Specializations
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MSIE (Industrial Engineering)
  • 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) 18
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Implemented a Microsoft Enterprise Project Management solution for the Decision & Information Sciences department to allow students to track time and billing for class related projects, upgraded video projectors in classrooms, implemented VMware and Citrix based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) in our Enterprise Infrastructure Lab (EI Lab), implemented additional data storage devices to hold Bauer College data and virtual resources and new servers, upgraded operating systems on various servers and desktops on the Bauer College network, implemented new room reservation systems for Cemo Hall and the University Classroom & Busines

Students: Who are my classmates?

33% Married Students 33% International Students
35% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
70% 70
Asian American
11% 11
Hispanic
8% 8
Student Citizenship
North America
67% 67
Asia
25% 25
Africa
5% 5
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women students

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,109 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
2 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.