Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    631
  • Program Cost
    $44,816
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    49%
  • Selectivity
    29%
  • Job Offers
    81%
  • Average Salary
    $95,718
  • Top Industry
    Consumer Products
Contact Information
100 S. Grant St.
West Lafayette, Indiana 47906, United States
Website
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Krannert School of Management

About Krannert School of Management

Purdue University's Krannert School of Management is integrated with one of the world's leading engineering, science and technology universities. Purdue students and alumni have the combination of management skills and STEM backgrounds that most business schools cannot provide. The school's graduates are immediately prepared to contribute and have the leadership skills needed to advance quickly in their organizations. Our faculty, staff and students push the boundaries of knowledge and solve the world's most complex problems.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.26 GPA of All Applicants 3.32 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 64
  • Median 55
  • Middle 80% 35 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
29% Krannert School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

631 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
79% 635
79% 631
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 581
29% 29.0
49% 49.0
Female
26% 26
International
83% 83
Re-Applicants
1% 1
3% 3
Wait-listed
100% 99
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Management
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Purdue University
  • Brigham Young University
  • Yonsei University-South Korea
  • University of Tokyo-Japan
  • Visveswaraiah Tech University-India
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Moderately Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Cummins
  • Ostuka Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd
  • Seoul Guarantee Insurance
  • Infosys Ltd
  • Exxon Mobil
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
3% 3
710 to 739
11% 11
10% 10
680 to 709
19% 19
15% 15
650 to 679
20% 20
17% 17
620 to 649
18% 18
14% 14
590 to 619
14% 14
29% 29
560 to 589
7% 7
11% 11
530 to 559
4% 4
6% 6
500 to 529
1% 1
3% 3
Under 500
5% 5
1% 1
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Consumer Products 34%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 23%
  • Manufacturing 19%
  • Financial Services 7%
Amazon 12
Top Employer
  • Whirlpool Corporation 5
  • Cognizant Business Consulting 5
  • Deloitte Consulting LLP 4
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
81% Krannert School of Management 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
72% 72
61% 60.97325153374234
72% Receive Offers
64% 64
56% 55.69710982658959
64% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
9% 9
22% 21.9117610062893
9% Receive Offers
12% 12
25% 25.424767441860464
12% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
88% Graduates seeking full-time employment
12% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Amazon 12
  • Whirlpool Corporation 5
  • Cognizant Business Consulting 5
  • Deloitte Consulting LLP 4
  • Cummins, Inc. 3
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
17% 17
$108,357.00
60K 135K
Finance/Accounting
12% 12
$86,500.00
30K 106K
General Management
5% 5
$109,875.00
66K 150K
Human Resources
3% 3
$83,867.00
76K 88K
Marketing/Sales
16% 16
$86,500.00
40K 105K
Information Technology
11% 11
$90,800.00
71K 107K
Operations/Logistics
36% 36
$96,629.00
60K 120K
Other
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
23% 23
$103,658.00
60K 135K
Consumer Products
34% 34
$100,419.00
60K 150K
Financial Services
7% 7
$84,800.00
30K 110K
Government
1% 1
Data not provided
Manufacturing
19% 19
$86,506.00
60K 107K
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
5% 5
$95,750.00
66K 120K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
5% 5
$89,000.00
75K 110K
Real Estate
1% 1
Data not provided
Technology
2% 2
Data not provided
Other
3% 3
$69,333.00
40K 88K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
11% 11
$87,500.00
66K 129K
More than one year, up to three years
24% 24
$92,430.00
60K 115K
More than five years
39% 39
$99,615.00
60K 150K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
7% 7
$66,100.00
30K 135K
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
1% 1
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
91% 91
$97,109.00
60K 129K
South America
1% 1
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
5% 5
$95,500.00
82K 110K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
6% 6
$99,000.00
75K 115K
U.S. South
15% 15
$96,727.00
75K 115K
U.S. Southwest
4% 4
$95,838.00
60K 125K
U.S. Midwest
54% 54
$94,700.00
60K 127K
U.S. West
16% 16
$106,102.00
84K 129K
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
  • Amazon 7
  • Nationwide 5
  • Bank of America 3
  • Cummins 3
  • Sears Holdings Company 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 91
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Chicago, IL
  • Columbus, OH
  • Houston, TX
  • Midwest MBA Career Fair

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $44,816
  • Budget $34,434
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $84,348
  • Budget $55,318
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$6,582 Average Scholarship Amount 72% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
72% 72
72% 72
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$1,707,506
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
29%
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 $45,790
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
50 Krannert School of Management 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
40% 40
Lectures
25% 25
Experiential learning
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • International Management/Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Technology Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • 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) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Total renovation of the business/economics library, expanded online data sources and creation of a 40-station interactive "Learn Lab" for computer-mediated instruction. Deployed an online course evaluation system.  Created a green screen video capture environment for presentations and faculty on line class modules.  Full digital classroom and learning space upgrade along with upgrade of wireless infrastructure.  Deployment of digital signage for information communication.

Students: Who are my classmates?

54% International Students
26% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
58% 58
African American
13% 13
Asian American
11% 11
Student Citizenship
North America
45% 45
Asia
41% 41
South America
9% 9
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Law
  • Consulting
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • New Media
  • Nonprofit
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black or African-American students
  • LGBT students
  • Hispanic or Latino/a students
  • International students
  • Partners and families of students
  • Women students
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

7,172 Living MBA Alumni
8% 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.