Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    630
  • Program Cost
    $80,780
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    55%
  • Selectivity
    56%
  • Job Offers
    91%
  • Average Salary
    $82,568
  • Top Industry
    Consumer Products
Contact Information
2900 Lubbock Avenue
Dan Rogers Hall, Room 170
Fort Worth, Texas 76129, United States
Website
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Neeley School of Business

About Neeley School of Business

The Neeley School of Business at TCU provides outstanding academics, personal development, powerful connections and real experience in a small, private university setting. Nationally-acclaimed professors teach classes in which students are empowered to ask questions, think critically, and drill down to their personal strengths. Outside the classroom, students network with high-ranking professionals in top companies. They work on real projects for major organizations, generating quality outcomes while building resume-enhancing experiences for themselves. At Neeley, it’s more than business. It’s personal.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.1 GPA of All Applicants 3.1 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 57
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 22 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
56% Neeley School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

630 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
76% 611
79% 630
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 174
56% 56.0
55% 55.0
Female
32% 32
International
33% 33
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 5
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Engineering
  • Other Social Science
  • Other Business
  • Accepted
  • Engineering
  • Other Social Science
  • Other Business
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Texas Christian University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • University of Texas - Arlington
  • Texas A&M
  • University of Texas - Austin
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$46,707 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Apple
  • Deloitte
  • US Army
  • KPMG
  • Wells Fargo
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
2% 2
2% 2
710 to 739
10% 10
14% 14
680 to 709
16% 16
19% 19
650 to 679
14% 14
16% 16
620 to 649
15% 15
18% 18
590 to 619
15% 15
15% 15
560 to 589
6% 6
5% 5
530 to 559
8% 8
8% 8
500 to 529
6% 6
2% 2
Under 500
8% 8
1% 1
English Language Requirements
600 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?

Consumer Products 23%
Top Industry
  • Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 19%
  • Technology 19%
  • Petroleum/Energy 15%
Alcon Laboratories 5
Top Employer
  • PepsiCo/Frito-Lay 3
  • Healthpoint 2
  • Energy & Exploration Partners 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
91% Neeley School of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
71% 70.6
64% 63.699022556390986
71% Receive Offers
53% 52.9
58% 57.85206896551723
53% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
21% 20.6
21% 21.110859375
21% Receive Offers
24% 23.5
25% 24.93132867132867
24% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.492558139534883
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.091818181818181
0% Accept Offers
77% Graduates seeking full-time employment
9% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Alcon Laboratories 5
  • PepsiCo/Frito-Lay 3
  • Healthpoint 2
  • Energy & Exploration Partners 1
  • Oncor Electric 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
0% 0
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
42% 42.3
$81,000.00
65K 100K
General Management
0% 0
Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
31% 30.8
$85,014.00
67K 98K
Information Technology
4% 3.8
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
23% 23.1
$84,610.00
82K 89K
Other
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
0% 0
Data not provided
Consumer Products
23% 23.1
$85,650.00
75K 100K
Financial Services
12% 11.5
$73,333.00
70K 75K
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
4% 3.8
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
15% 15.4
$80,277.00
70K 89K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
19% 19.2
$86,600.00
65K 100K
Real Estate
8% 7.7
Data not provided
Technology
19% 19.2
$82,900.00
67K 98K
Other
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
8% 7.7
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
15% 15.4
$73,333.00
70K 75K
More than five years
39% 38.5
$89,291.00
75K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
North America
100% 100
$82,568.00
65K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
4% 3.8
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
92% 92
$82,947.00
65K 100K
U.S. Midwest
4% 3.8
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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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
  • Sabre Holdings 5
  • Alcon Laboratories 4
  • Travelocity 2
  • Essilor 2
  • Nike 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 118
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 268
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • MBA Marketing Club - Chicago
  • MBA Supply Chain Org. - Dallas/Fort Worth
  • National Black MBA Career Expo - Indianapolis IN
  • National Society of Hispanic MBAs - Orlando, FL

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$193,737
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $80,780
  • Budget $64,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$193,737
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $80,780
  • Budget $64,000
43 Full Tuition Scholarships
$29,218 Average Scholarship Amount 98% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
98% 98
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$2,337,458
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 $16,389
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
23 Neeley School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Supply Chain Management
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Marketing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Real Estate
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Energy
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
Joint Degree Programs
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 100k in AV upgrades; replaced all the projectors in all the classrooms, added 3 additional AV equipped conference rooms, added 22 monitors to the team rooms in Smith Hall. Added interactive building directory in Tandy and Smith Halls and another 100k in the upgrade of the wireless infrastructure.

Students: Who are my classmates?

26% Married Students 30% International Students
26% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
86% 86
Asian American
8% 8
Hispanic
3% 3
Student Citizenship
North America
70% 70
Asia
28% 28
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Investment Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,107 Living MBA Alumni
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.