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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    620
  • Program Cost
    $37,800
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
621 Taylor Street
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States
Website

The mission of Lehigh University’s College of Business and Economics (CBE) is to provide an intellectual and professional learning environment that develops future leaders through experiential learning and rigorous analysis. The CBE offers degree and non-degree programs in undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional education and is AACSB accredited. The MBA program can be completed through Classroom LIVE, enabling distance students and on campus students to interact real-time in the classroom. Our close proximity to Philadelphia and New York provides easy access to an extensive and active alumni base.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    44%
  • Selectivity
    52%
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About Lehigh University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.23 GPA of All Applicants 3.23 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 59
  • Median 51
  • Middle 80% 30 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
52% College of Business & Economics 46% Average Across All Schools

620 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
75% 599
78% 620
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 52
52% 52.0
44% 44.0
Female
44% 44
International
69% 69
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Lehigh University
  • Marist College
  • Haverford College
  • Peking University
  • University of Calcutta
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
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
5% 5
5% 5
680 to 709
5% 5
5% 5
650 to 679
8% 8
9% 9
620 to 649
24% 24
36% 36
590 to 619
21% 21
27% 27
560 to 589
18% 18
13% 13
530 to 559
8% 8
5% 5
500 to 529
3% 3
0% 0
Under 500
8% 8
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 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?

Financial Services 50%
Top Industry
  • Manufacturing 25%
  • Consulting 25%
KPMG 3
Top Employer
  • Nova Tech LLC 1
  • Litcon Group 1
  • Hammerhead Navigation 1
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
64% 63.699022556390986
0%
58% 57.85206896551723
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
21% 21.110859375
0%
25% 24.93132867132867
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
Graduates seeking full-time employment
Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • KPMG 3
  • Nova Tech LLC 1
  • Litcon Group 1
  • Hammerhead Navigation 1
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
75% 75
Data not provided
General Management
25% 25
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
25% 25
Data not provided
Financial Services
50% 50
Data not provided
Manufacturing
25% 25
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than one year, up to three years
100% 100
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
North America
100% 100
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
38% 38
Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
62% 62
Data not provided
Salaries 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 6
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 87
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $37,800
  • Budget $35,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $37,800
  • Budget $35,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$0 Average Scholarship Amount 43% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
50% 50
43% 43
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$225,073
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $8,313
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
18 College of Business & Economics 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
25% 25
Experiential learning
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/ME (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) 21
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • Faculty Desktop Life Cycle program, Imaging Fees, Printers, Digital Signage, Classroom Technology Upgrades,

Students: Who are my classmates?

50% International Students
42% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
67% 67
Asian American
33% 33
Multiethnic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
Asia
50% 50
North America
50% 50
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,232 Living MBA Alumni
11% 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.