Profile Data from 2013
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    630
  • Program Cost
    $23,987
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
55 Laurier Avenue East
DMS 4160
Ottawa, K1N6N5, Canada
Website

The Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa is uniquely positioned to link with and learn from Canada’s leaders. Our location in the nation’s capital enables us to directly engage with the convergence of canadian and international leaders from industry, national associations, the public sector and international affairs that is unique to Ottawa. We draw upon this dynamic community of expertise and resources to continually enrich our management programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels – and to focus learning on leadership at every stage.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    52%
  • Selectivity
    48%
  • Average Salary
    $83,501.00
  • Top Industry
    Other

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About University of Ottawa

Admissions: Can I get in?

2.814 GPA of All Applicants 3 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 89
  • Median 68
  • Middle 80% 36 to 192
Admissions Selectivity
48% Telfer School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

630 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
72% 574
79% 630
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 188
48% 48.0
52% 52.0
Female
31% 31
International
40% 40
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Management
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Ottawa
  • Carleton University
  • McGill University
  • Dalhousie University
  • Université de Montréal
Importance of Application Elements
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
$60,430 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Government of Canada
  • Accenture
  • Wipro
  • University of Ottawa
  • Desjardins
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
2% 2
710 to 739
5% 5
8% 8
680 to 709
12% 12
17% 17
650 to 679
5% 5
6% 6
620 to 649
15% 15
20% 20
590 to 619
16% 16
23% 23
560 to 589
19% 19
20% 20
530 to 559
4% 4
2% 2
500 to 529
5% 5
2% 2
Under 500
18% 18
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 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 24%
Top Industry
  • Technology 23%
  • Consulting 19%
  • Government 14%
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
61% 60.97325153374234
53% 53
56% 55.69710982658959
53% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
22% 21.9117610062893
29% 29
25% 25.424767441860464
29% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
18% 18
11% 11.25
18% Accept Offers
47% Graduates seeking full-time employment
30% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Finance/Accounting
14% 14
Data not provided
General Management
21% 21
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
21% 21
Data not provided
Information Technology
7% 7
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
5% 5
Data not provided
Other
32% 32
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
19% 19
Data not provided
Financial Services
7% 7
Data not provided
Government
14% 14
Data not provided
Manufacturing
5% 5
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
6% 6
Data not provided
Real Estate
2% 2
Data not provided
Technology
23% 23
Data not provided
Other
24% 24
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Middle East & North Africa
2% 2
Data not provided
North America
96% 96
Data not provided
South America
2% 2
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$101,430
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $23,987
  • Budget $41,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$115,430
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $36,177
  • Budget $55,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$6,340 Average Scholarship Amount 49% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
49% 49
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
Telfer School of Management Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Lectures
30% 30
Team project
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
Master Degree Programs
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Upgrades to class rooms. Upgrades to Multipurpose events room. Upgrades to computer labs. Computer replacement plan. Financial Laboratory, including Bloomberg business terminals.

Students: Who are my classmates?

15% International Students
44% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
North America
84% 84
Asia
10% 10
Europe Free Trade Zone
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,804 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.