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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    522
  • Program Cost
    $43,450
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.
Franz Hall suite 425
Portland, Oregon 97203, United States
Website

Students choose the Pamplin School of Business at the University of Portland because they want to change more than just their own lives. They want to change their communities and the world; and the Pamplin School of Business is their opportunity to gain the skills necessary to succeed in that change. Leadership is a hallmark of UP, and our alumni include respected inventors, global leaders, CEOs and entrepreneurs. Our goal is to provide students with innovative, challenging educational experiences that go beyond business fundamentals to develop the leadership skills and knowledge required for successful careers.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    72%
  • Selectivity
    61%
  • Top Industry
    Other

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About University of Portland

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.22 GPA of All Applicants 3.39 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 120
  • Median 100
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
61% Pamplin School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

522 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
61% 488
65% 522
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 104
61% 61.0
72% 72.0
Female
29% 29
International
41% 41
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Application Essay Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
1% 1
4% 4
680 to 709
2% 2
0% 0
650 to 679
5% 5
6% 6
620 to 649
9% 9
9% 9
590 to 619
10% 10
16% 16
560 to 589
8% 8
3% 3
530 to 559
22% 22
34% 34
500 to 529
9% 9
9% 9
Under 500
34% 34
19% 19
English Language Requirements
570 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Other 16%
Top Industry
  • Non-profit 15%
  • Financial Services 15%
  • Media/Entertainment 12%
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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
88% Graduates seeking full-time employment
3% 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
Consulting
8% 8
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
29% 29
Data not provided
General Management
12% 12
Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
15% 15
Data not provided
Information Technology
3% 3
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
17% 17
Data not provided
Other
16% 16
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
5% 5
Data not provided
Consumer Products
9% 9
Data not provided
Financial Services
15% 15
Data not provided
Government
3% 3
Data not provided
Manufacturing
8% 8
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
12% 12
Data not provided
Non-profit
15% 15
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
6% 6
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
8% 8
Data not provided
Other
16% 16
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
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 60
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 85
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 85
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Power Breakfasts in Portland

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $43,450
  • Budget $58,450
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $43,450
  • Budget $58,450
2 Full Tuition Scholarships
$6,052 Average Scholarship Amount 62% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
49% 49
62% 62
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$84,726
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
11%
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 $53,899
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
20 Pamplin School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
20% 20
Experiential learning
20% 20
Lectures
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Sustainability
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/MS (Science)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • 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) 12
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • Financial Trading Room, Library renovation and new resources, MSOTM

Students: Who are my classmates?

28% International Students
7% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
50% 50
Not Reported
30% 30
Multiethnic
10% 10
Student Citizenship
North America
71% 71
Africa
8% 8
Asia
7% 7
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

2,439 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
0% 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.