Profile Data from 2012
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    580
  • Program Cost
    $34,792
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
835 Market Street
Suite 550
San Francisco, California 94103, United States
Website

San Francisco State University’s College of Business offers graduate learning experiences designed to build the leadership and business skills necessary to succeed in small and large organizations. Students may focus their studies broadly across all functions of an organization, or more narrowly on one area of emphasis. Programs are offered on a part-time or full-time basis and most courses are offered on weekday afternoons and evenings. Opportunities to work on independent projects with professors are available. Classroom experiences offer a mix of lectures, case studies, simulations, group projects, local business projects and guest speakers. Study Abroad opportunities are available at many international universities.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    55%
  • Selectivity
    37%

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About San Francisco State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.42 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
37% College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

580 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 351
37% 37.0
55% 55.0
Female
50% 50
International
49% 49
Re-Applicants
3% 3
100% 100
Top Undergrad Majors
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • San Francsico State University
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • San Jose State University
  • UC Davis
  • UC Berkeley
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Important
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
590 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?

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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
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
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
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 15
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $34,792
  • Budget $20,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $52,648
  • Budget $35,000
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Financial Need
  • Academic Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
35 College 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
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
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
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 24
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • new projectors for all classrooms, updated all laptops in the computer lab and classrooms. Also installed cameras for livestream courses.

Students: Who are my classmates?

32% International Students
56% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
North America
66% 66
Asia
25% 25
Europe Free Trade Zone
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,868 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.