Profile Data from 2012
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    500
  • Program Cost
    $32,007
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
320 Madison Avenue
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510, United States
Website

The Arthur J. Kania School of Management at The University of Scranton provides a Jesuit-inspired business education within a culture of excellence that prepares women and men for success. It offers a broad spectrum of undergraduate business programs and an on-campus and on-line MBA degrees. Accredited by AACSB International since 1996, Kania programs are increasingly garnering the respect of national and global entities. Adding value to the Kania experience are the school's membership in SAP University Alliances, its state-of-the-art Irwin E. Alperin Financial Center and Bloomberg Professional Services, and its Center for Practical Learning.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    30%
  • Selectivity
    54%
  • Job Offers
    27%
  • Average Salary
    $75,983.00

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About University of Scranton

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.04 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 7
  • Median 6
  • Middle 80% 1.9 to 15
Admissions Selectivity
54% Kania School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

500 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 329
54% 54.0
30% 30.0
Female
0%
International
0%
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Accepted
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Management
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University of Scranton
  • Temple University
  • William Patterson University
  • St. Joseph's University
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Recommendations Considered
  • Resume / Work Experience Considered
  • Application Essay Considered
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Sanofi Pasteur
  • Rasmussen College
  • U.S. Armed Forces
  • Procter & Gamble
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
0%
0%
590 to 619
0%
0%
560 to 589
0%
0%
530 to 559
0%
0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
500 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?

PricewaterhouseCoopers 6
Top Employer
  • Rasmussen College 4
  • Sanofi Pasteur 2
  • KPGM 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
27% Kania School of Management 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
10% 10
64% 63.699022556390986
10% Receive Offers
10% 10
58% 57.85206896551723
10% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
17% 17
21% 21.110859375
17% Receive Offers
17% 17
25% 24.93132867132867
17% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
36% 36
5% 5.492558139534883
36% Receive Offers
36% 36
7% 7.091818181818181
36% Accept Offers
60% Graduates seeking full-time employment
3% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 6
  • Rasmussen College 4
  • Sanofi Pasteur 2
  • KPGM 1
  • TMG Health 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
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
One Year or Less
39% 39
$55,857.00
36K 70K
More than one year, up to three years
30% 30
$75,875.00
38K 125K
More than five years
11% 11
$85,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Middle East & North Africa
2% 2
Data not provided
North America
98% 98
$75,983.00
36K 180K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
26% 26
$76,406.00
59K 140K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
50% 50
$72,608.00
40K 180K
U.S. South
9% 9
$80,000.00
65K 90K
U.S. Southwest
2% 2
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
7% 7
$95,250.00
36K 160K
U.S. West
6% 6
$67,876.00
51K 85K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Myers, Brier & Kelly, LLP
  • KPMG, LLP
  • General Dynamics
  • Diversified Information Technologies
  • Morgan Stanley
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
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $32,007
  • Budget $22,725
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $32,007
  • Budget $22,725
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
32% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
35% 35
32% 32
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$0
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $11,115
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
20 Kania School of Management 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
50% 50
Case study
16% 16
Team project
16% 16
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Operations Management
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Master Degree Programs
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months)
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 69 new office systems and 92 new lab & classrooms systems were deployed. The network infrastructure has been upgraded with the installation of 24 wireless access points. The entire KSOM business school building (Brennan Hall) was re-mediated in FY12/13. The remediation included an overall of all AV and computer equipment in all classroom and meetings spaced throughout the building. The remediation product included new cabling infrastructure, new video switching, new display technology, new user interfaces, added digital abilities, new document cameras and new lighting controls.

Students: Who are my classmates?

25% International Students
28% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
76% 76
Asian American
13% 13
Hispanic
4% 4
Student Citizenship
Middle East and North Africa
20% 20
Africa
4% 4
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

2,601 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
10% 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.