Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    687
  • Program Cost
    $98,550
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    50%
  • Selectivity
    35%
  • Job Offers
    90%
  • Average Salary
    $102,404
  • Top Industry
    Consulting
Contact Information
276 Mendoza College of Business
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, United States
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Best B-School Road Trip: Mendoza College of Business

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane visit Notre Dame University to check out what makes the Mendoza College of Business unique.

About Mendoza College of Business

The Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame challenges its students, alumni and faculty to Ask More of Business, emphasizing its mission to promote social impact, values-based leadership and academic excellence. The College enrolls about 1,950 undergraduate students in five majors. It offers seven graduate degrees—MBA, Executive MBA, Management, Business Analytics, Finance, Accountancy and Nonprofit Administration—in addition to custom, online and open-enrollment programs for traditional and nonprofit executive education. Programs are held in Chicago as well as on the Notre Dame campus.

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About University of Notre Dame

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.3 GPA of All Applicants 3.37 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 62
  • Median 51
  • Middle 80% 25 to 109
Admissions Selectivity
35% Mendoza College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

687 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
83% 663
86% 687
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 735
35% 35.0
50% 50.0
Female
27% 27
International
63% 63
Re-Applicants
2% 2
47% 47
Wait-listed
100% 154
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Business (General)
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Business (General)
  • Finance
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Korea University
  • Villanova University
  • UCLA
  • Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad de Mexico
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$51,845 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • US Army
  • US Navy
  • Samsung
  • Bank Mandiri
  • Deloitte
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
1% 1
740 to 769
8% 8
13% 13
710 to 739
22% 22
28% 28
680 to 709
23% 23
22% 22
650 to 679
13% 13
14% 14
620 to 649
13% 13
14% 14
590 to 619
8% 8
6% 6
560 to 589
5% 5
1% 1
530 to 559
3% 3
1% 1
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
3% 3
0% 0
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Consulting 24%
Top Industry
  • Technology 23%
  • Financial Services 20%
  • Consumer Products 8%
Ernst & Young 5
Top Employer
  • IBM 5
  • Deloitte 4
  • Amazon 3
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
90% Mendoza College of Business 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
79% 79
61% 60.97325153374234
79% Receive Offers
72% 72
56% 55.69710982658959
72% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
11% 11
22% 21.9117610062893
11% Receive Offers
16% 16
25% 25.424767441860464
16% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
90% Graduates seeking full-time employment
8% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Ernst & Young 5
  • IBM 5
  • Deloitte 4
  • Amazon 3
  • Emerson 3
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
27% 27
$111,957.00
40K 140K
Finance/Accounting
25% 25
$97,841.00
70K 125K
General Management
12% 12
$107,700.00
90K 120K
Human Resources
1% 1
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
23% 23
$102,408.00
65K 150K
Information Technology
1% 1
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
2% 2
Data not provided
Other
9% 9
$89,600.00
71K 108K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
24% 24
$114,048.00
40K 140K
Consumer Products
8% 8
$91,121.00
71K 105K
Financial Services
20% 20
$96,176.00
70K 125K
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
8% 8
$103,000.00
80K 110K
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-profit
4% 4
$86,667.00
80K 90K
Petroleum/Energy
3% 3
$111,667.00
105K 120K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
5% 5
$94,667.00
67K 107K
Real Estate
3% 3
$92,500.00
78K 100K
Technology
23% 23
$104,555.00
65K 150K
Other
2% 2
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
7% 7
$78,133.00
70K 100K
More than one year, up to three years
14% 14
$102,883.00
90K 125K
More than five years
55% 55
$106,639.00
67K 150K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
2% 2
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
98% 98
$102,470.00
40K 150K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
18% 18
$101,267.00
70K 125K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
2% 2
Data not provided
U.S. South
5% 5
$113,250.00
100K 140K
U.S. Southwest
5% 5
$99,750.00
90K 120K
U.S. Midwest
50% 50
$99,104.00
40K 135K
U.S. West
20% 20
$107,594.00
78K 150K
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
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Sears Holding 6
  • Emerson 4
  • PepsiCo 3
  • JPMorgan 3
  • Amazon 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 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Bay Area/Silicon Valley Trek
  • NBMBAA Conference - Houston
  • NSHMBA Conference - San Antonio
  • MBA Women International Conference - Boston

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$130,634
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $98,550
  • Budget $19,410
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$130,634
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $98,550
  • Budget $19,410
15 Full Tuition Scholarships
$29,283 Average Scholarship Amount 86% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
91% 91
86% 86
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$5,489,984
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic 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 $73,062
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
68 Mendoza College of Business 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
27% 27
Case study
25% 25
Team project
22% 22
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Business Analytics; Investments
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/ME (Engineering)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
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) 22
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • •Lecture capture and live streaming system •Gmail and Google Apps for Education •Room and technology reservation system with interactive room signs •IBES World Specialized Industry Reports, NCCS Data Web, and AD$pender subscriptions •Stayer Center for Executive Education with state-of-the-art, interconnected classrooms and team rooms •New PCs in classrooms, team rooms and offices •Interactive digital signage: directory, events, and announcements •Redesigned and mobile friendly intranet

Students: Who are my classmates?

20% Married Students 30% International Students
30% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
82% 82
Asian American
7% 7
Multiethnic
6% 6
Student Citizenship
North America
70% 70
Asia
25% 25
Middle East and North Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black or African-American students
  • Hispanic or Latino/a students
  • International students
  • Women students

Alumni: How strong is my network?

8,349 Living MBA Alumni 42 Countries where alumni clubs exist
275 Active alumni clubs
18% 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.