Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    643
  • Program Cost
    $52,204
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
1801 Liacouras Walk
Alter Hall
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6083, United States
Website

The Fox School of Business is recognized for excellence in education and research. Fox offers an on-campus BBA program and an online BBA completion program, 4 MBA programs in fulltime, part-time, online and executive formats, and 8 specialized masters programs as well as PhD programs in business and statistics. The Fox faculty are known for outstanding research appearing in top journals and engaged research that benefits Fox students and corporate constituents. Fox offers rigorous curricula, substantial experiential learning, professional development and career services leading to high job placement rates.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    48%
  • Selectivity
    33%
  • Job Offers
    97%
  • Average Salary
    $79,078.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About Temple University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.42 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 53
  • Median 42
  • Middle 80% 30 to 114
Admissions Selectivity
33% Fox School of Business & Management 46% Average Across All Schools

643 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 312
33% 33.0
48% 48.0
Female
0%
International
0%
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 26
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Other Science
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Drexel University
  • Temple University
  • Rutgers University
  • University of Pittsburgh
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0% 0
740 to 769
0%
0% 0
710 to 739
0%
17% 17
680 to 709
0%
26% 26
650 to 679
0%
7% 7
620 to 649
0%
17% 17
590 to 619
0%
10% 10
560 to 589
0%
19% 19
530 to 559
0%
4% 4
500 to 529
0%
0% 0
Under 500
0%
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 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?

Manufacturing 19%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 19%
  • Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 19%
  • Technology 12%
FMC Corporation 3
Top Employer
  • Hersha Hospitality Trust 2
  • Bridge-X Technologies 2
  • JP Morgan Chase 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
97% Fox School of Business & Management 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
74% 74
64% 63.699022556390986
74% Receive Offers
74% 74
58% 57.85206896551723
74% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
23% 23
21% 21.110859375
23% Receive Offers
23% 23
25% 24.93132867132867
23% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
2% 2
5% 5.492558139534883
2% Receive Offers
2% 2
7% 7.091818181818181
2% Accept Offers
83% Graduates seeking full-time employment
17% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • FMC Corporation 3
  • Hersha Hospitality Trust 2
  • Bridge-X Technologies 2
  • JP Morgan Chase 2
  • Schindler Elevator Corporation 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
15% 15
$74,500.00
65K 88K
Finance/Accounting
12% 12
$69,167.00
55K 88K
Human Resources
4% 4
$85,000.00 Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
23% 23
$80,917.00
65K 98K
Information Technology
12% 12
$88,333.00
85K 90K
Operations/Logistics
8% 8
$86,000.00
72K 100K
Other
27% 27
$77,577.00
49K 95K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
8% 8
$76,500.00
65K 88K
Consumer Products
4% 4
$60,000.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
19% 19
$78,400.00
65K 95K
Manufacturing
19% 19
$80,100.00
65K 88K
Petroleum/Energy
4% 4
$48,800.00 Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
19% 19
$93,000.00
90K 100K
Real Estate
8% 8
$60,000.00
55K 65K
Technology
12% 12
$87,500.00
80K 98K
Other
8% 8
$77,120.00
70K 85K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than five years
100% 100
$79,078.00
60K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Central America & the Caribbean
4% 4
$65,000.00 Data not provided
North America
96% 96
$79,642.00
49K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
35% 35
$83,188.00
65K 98K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
62% 62
$78,471.00
49K 100K
U.S. South
3% 3
$70,000.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Good Company Ventures 4
  • JP Morgan Chase 3
  • APP Renaissance 2
  • CSC 2
  • SEI 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 8
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 99
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 81
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Philadelphia International Airport
  • TD Bank

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $52,204
  • Budget $48,610
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $73,642
  • Budget $58,642
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$11,709 Average Scholarship Amount 82% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
82% 82
82% 82
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$376,146
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
100%
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 $26,040
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
33 Fox School of Business & Management 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
20% 20
Team project
20% 20
Experiential learning
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Insurance
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • International Management/Business
  • Marketing
  • Other
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 24
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Alter Hall, a 217sq foot state-of-the-art building, was completed in January 2009. The old building, Speakman Hall, was completely renovated, to match the technologies of Alter Hall. There are 30 Smartrooms with dual projectors and annotation capable LCD, Class Capture with Live streaming, Capital Markets Room with Bloomberg Terminals, Ticker financial feeds, Digital Signage, Wireless Internet access and printing, 22 Email Stations, 26 Break out Rooms and WebEx for Online collaboration.

Students: Who are my classmates?

67% International Students
33% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Not Reported
100% 100
African American
0% 0
Student Citizenship
North America
78% 78
Asia
16% 16
Europe Free Trade Zone
4% 4
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,886 Living MBA Alumni 8 Countries where alumni clubs exist
17 Active alumni clubs
4% 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.