Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    721
  • Program Cost
    $127,796
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    48%
  • Selectivity
    18%
  • Job Offers
    94%
  • Average Salary
    $112,096
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
Contact Information
44 West 4th Street
Kaufman Management Center
New York, New York 10012, United States
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Best B-School Road Trip: NYU Stern School of Business

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane head to downtown New York City and NYU's Stern School of Business.

About Stern School of Business

At NYU Stern we believe that business can be the most powerful force to improve the world.  Our mission is to develop people and ideas that transform 21st century challenges into opportunities to create value for business and society. An Education in Possible is our promise to inspire and enable possibilities for value creation among the members of our community. We fulfill this promise through four core values: deliver Academic Excellence, develop a student body with both intellectual and interpersonal strengths (IQ + EQ), foster a Collaborative Community and tap the Energy of our Global Hubs.

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Stern is different from many other business schools as it is situated in New York City. Its location in a preeminent global city allows Stern to attract distinguished faculty members and guest lecturers. Accordingly, students have a direct access to the world’s business leaders. Thus, Stern students can learn business practices from industry experts.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.39 GPA of All Applicants 3.52 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 54
  • Median 54
  • Middle 80% 26 to 84
Admissions Selectivity
18% Stern School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

721 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
85% 677
90% 721
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 3,890
18% 18.0
48% 48.0
Female
39% 39
International
45% 45
Re-Applicants
5% 5
20% 20
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • New York University
  • Harvard University
  • Cornell University, Duke University, Georgetown University, Princeton University (tie)
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
$65,541 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Deloitte
  • US Military/Department of Defense
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • KPMG
  • Accenture/Barclays (tie)
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
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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
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 37%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 29%
  • Consumer Products 11%
  • Other 6%
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
94% Stern School of Business 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
81% 81
61% 60.97325153374234
81% Receive Offers
75% 75
56% 55.69710982658959
75% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
13% 13
22% 21.9117610062893
13% Receive Offers
16% 16
25% 25.424767441860464
16% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
86% Graduates seeking full-time employment
9% 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
37% 37
$122,877.00
60K 175K
Finance/Accounting
40% 40
$105,188.00
75K 150K
General Management
3% 3
$108,857.00
100K 130K
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
16% 16
$103,600.00
51K 170K
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
1% 1
Data not provided
Other
3% 3
$127,000.00
72K 200K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
29% 29
$126,411.00
90K 150K
Consumer Products
11% 11
$105,808.00
95K 130K
Financial Services
37% 37
$105,445.00
90K 150K
Government
2% 2
$84,873.00
72K 98K
Manufacturing
0% 0
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
6% 6
$105,125.00
51K 175K
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
2% 2
$110,833.00
80K 135K
Real Estate
1% 1
$136,667.00
75K 200K
Technology
6% 6
$112,500.00
85K 150K
Other
6% 6
$97,958.00
60K 170K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
1% 1
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
16% 16
$112,114.00
51K 175K
More than five years
35% 35
$112,947.00
65K 170K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
6% 6
$116,625.00
92K 140K
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
1% 1
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
3% 3
$112,214.00
98K 135K
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
88% 88
$111,705.00
51K 200K
South America
2% 2
$105,600.00
90K 130K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
79% 79
$110,129.00
51K 170K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
4% 4
$113,992.00
75K 200K
U.S. South
1% 1
$112,667.00
90K 140K
U.S. Southwest
1% 1
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
5% 5
$121,341.00
100K 175K
U.S. West
10% 10
$119,848.00
95K 150K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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Other Income for Most Recent Graduates

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Industry

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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • PepsiCo
  • Morgan Stanley
  • JP Morgan
  • IBM
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co.
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
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • London (European Business Society)
  • SXSW Interactive (Entrepreneurs Exchange Club)
  • San Francisco, Bay Area (Entertainment, Media & Technology Association)
  • Los Angeles (Entertainment, Media & Technology Association)

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$290,533
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $127,796
  • Budget $100,478
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$290,533
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $127,796
  • Budget $100,478
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
62% 62
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$12,829,321
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy Yes
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $116,533
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
47 Stern School of Business 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
25% 25
Team project
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Media/Entertainment
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Media/Entertainment
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Real Estate
  • Statistics and Operations Research
  • Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Technology
  • Banking; Corporate Finance; Business Analytics; Financial Instruments & Markets; Financial Systems & Analytics; Law & Business; Management; Social Innovation & Impact; Product Management; Quantitative Finance; Digital Marketing
Master Degree Programs
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
  • Other
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) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Stern offers communication & collaboration tools that can be used from mobile devices and tablets, with expanded support including printing. Students can collaborate via video conferencing, activity streams or instant messaging and customize a portal with access to their preferred required resources. New classroom video conferencing allows students to engage with other NYU hubs around the globe. Enhanced lecture capture in classrooms enables review of class lectures from remote devices.

Students: Who are my classmates?

32% International Students
36% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
North America
63% 63
Asia
17% 17
Dual Citizen
10% 10
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Social Impact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • New Media
  • Nonprofit
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black or African-American students
  • LGBT students
  • Hispanic or Latino/a students
  • Women students
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

53,871 Living MBA Alumni 52 Countries where alumni clubs exist
76 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.