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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    604
  • Program Cost
    $34,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
334 Melcher Hall
Houston, Texas 77204-6021, United States
Website

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.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    56%
  • Selectivity
    41%
  • Job Offers
    90%
  • Average Salary
    $59,146.00
  • Top Industry
    Petroleum/Energy

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About University of Houston

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.16 GPA of All Applicants 3.21 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 67
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 12 to 132
Admissions Selectivity
41% Bauer College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

604 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
69% 550
76% 604
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 206
41% 41.0
56% 56.0
Female
50% 50
International
48% 48
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Accepted
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Finance
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Texas-Austin
  • University of Houston
  • Texas A&M University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • University of Texas-Arlington
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Considered
$40,969 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • IBM-India
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
1% 1
1% 1
680 to 709
5% 5
9% 9
650 to 679
5% 5
9% 9
620 to 649
12% 12
18% 18
590 to 619
12% 12
24% 24
560 to 589
16% 16
26% 26
530 to 559
17% 17
7% 7
500 to 529
8% 8
3% 3
Under 500
24% 24
3% 3
English Language Requirements
603 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Petroleum/Energy 37%
Top Industry
  • Technology 15%
  • Manufacturing 15%
  • Financial Services 9%
Wipro 2
Top Employer
  • Baker Hughes 2
  • Cameron International 2
  • General Motors 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
90% Bauer College of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
51% 51
64% 63.699022556390986
51% Receive Offers
49% 49
58% 57.85206896551723
49% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
39% 39
21% 21.110859375
39% Receive Offers
38% 38
25% 24.93132867132867
38% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.492558139534883
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.091818181818181
0% Accept Offers
74% Graduates seeking full-time employment
26% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Wipro 2
  • Baker Hughes 2
  • Cameron International 2
  • General Motors 1
  • Sysco 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
9% 9
$80,000.00
70K 90K
Finance/Accounting
24% 24
$65,143.00
48K 90K
General Management
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Human Resources
3% 3
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
12% 12
$33,333.00
0K 50K
Information Technology
18% 18
$70,125.00
55K 88K
Operations/Logistics
27% 27
$58,400.00
52K 70K
Other
7% 7
$45,500.00
36K 55K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
9% 9
$80,000.00
70K 90K
Consumer Products
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
9% 9
$84,000.00
78K 90K
Government
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Manufacturing
15% 15
$56,700.00
40K 70K
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Non-profit
3% 3
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
37% 37
$51,222.00
0K 65K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
3% 3
$50,000.00 Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
$36,000.00 Data not provided
Technology
15% 15
$79,000.00 Data not provided
Other
6% 6
$48,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
33% 33
$63,375.00
40K 90K
More than one year, up to three years
46% 46
$54,773.00
0K 90K
More than five years
6% 6
$71,500.00
55K 88K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
North America
100% 100
$59,146.00
0K 90K
South America
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
U.S. South
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
97% 97
$57,804.00
0K 90K
U.S. Midwest
3% 3
$90,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. West
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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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
  • Petro Skills 3
  • Howard Hughes 2
  • Target 2
  • E&I Petroleum 1
  • Memorial Hermann 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 93
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • D. Hilton & Associates
  • LyondellBasell
  • NBMBAA
  • NSHMBA

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$115,154
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $34,000
  • Budget $35,800
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$106,154
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $51,000
  • Budget $29,800
$2,694 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$322,712
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
37 Bauer College of Business 44 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
  • Finance
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

Students: Who are my classmates?

32% Married Students 38% International Students
42% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
58% 58
Asian American
21% 21
Hispanic
14% 14
Student Citizenship
North America
62% 62
Asia
28% 28
Middle East and North Africa
4% 4
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

12,466 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
2 Active alumni clubs
3% 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.