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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    670
  • Program Cost
    $103,854
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
7 McAlister Place
New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, United States
Website

The A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University was established in 1914 and is a founding member of AACSB, the premier accrediting body for collegiate schools of business. Today, the Freeman School is a leading internationally recognized business school with more than 2,500 students in programs spanning the globe. With innovative curricula that combine outstanding classroom instruction with distinctive experiential learning opportunities, the Freeman School is dedicated to preparing current and future business leaders to contribute positively to their organizations and their communities.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    40%
  • Selectivity
    70%
  • Job Offers
    89%
  • Average Salary
    $80,300.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

Events Calendar

  • Apr 24
    7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Executive MBA Information Session - Houston Campus

    Houston, TX

    Why attend an Information Session? It's a great way to learn about the Freeman School and the programs we offer, so you can make the best decision about your future! You'll see our facilities, learn important details about the program, and get your questions answered.

  • May 15
    7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Executive MBA Information Session - Houston Campus

    Houston, TX

    Why attend an Information Session? It's a great way to learn about the Freeman School and the programs we offer, so you can make the best decision about your future! You'll see our facilities, learn important details about the program, and get your questions answered.

  • Nov 15
    Houston Master of Finance Application Deadline

    Online

    The Houston Master of Finance (MFIN) program is a 14-month, 32-credit hour graduate program on alternate weekends that offers in-depth coverage of finance, accounting, and econometrics. This application deadline is for the program that begins January 2015.

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About Tulane University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.58 GPA of All Applicants 3.8 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 52
  • Median 44
  • Middle 80% 19 to 98
Admissions Selectivity
70% Freeman School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

670 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
80% 636
84% 670
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 191
70% 70.0
40% 40.0
Female
32% 32
International
63% 63
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0%
Wait-listed
100% 8
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Management
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Tulane University
  • Louisiana State University
  • Anna University
  • Wuhan University
  • University of California
Importance of Application Elements
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Accenture
  • Infosys
  • Bradley, Murchison, Kelly & Shea LLC
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • McDermott, Inc.
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 0.5
1% 0.8
740 to 769
6% 5.8
8% 8.3
710 to 739
11% 11
14% 13.5
680 to 709
22% 21.5
28% 27.8
650 to 679
14% 13.6
17% 17.3
620 to 649
14% 14.1
17% 16.5
590 to 619
13% 12.6
12% 12
560 to 589
5% 4.7
3% 3
530 to 559
7% 7.3
1% 0.8
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
8% 7.9
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 26%
Top Industry
  • Other 13%
  • Consulting 13%
  • Technology 11%
Aptify.com 5
Top Employer
  • iGate Technologies 2
  • Johnson Rice 1
  • Postlethwaite & Netterville 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
89% Freeman School of Business 84% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
49% 49
64% 63.67152671755726
49% Receive Offers
49% 49
58% 57.7590909090909
49% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
40% 40
21% 20.652301587301586
40% Receive Offers
40% 40
25% 24.575744680851063
40% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.422790697674418
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.03121212121212
0% Accept Offers
53% Graduates seeking full-time employment
29% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Aptify.com 5
  • iGate Technologies 2
  • Johnson Rice 1
  • Postlethwaite & Netterville 1
  • Millward Brown 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
32% 32
$81,400.00
75K 97K
Finance/Accounting
34% 34
$75,000.00 Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
16% 16
$70,000.00
55K 90K
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
18% 18
$100,000.00
80K 125K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
13% 13.2
$76,800.00
75K 82K
Consumer Products
5% 5.2
$n/a Data not provided
Financial Services
26% 26.2
$75,000.00
60K 100K
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
8% 8
$n/a Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
8% 8
$n/a Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
11% 10.5
$n/a Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
5% 5.2
$n/a Data not provided
Technology
11% 10.5
$89,700.00
75K 97K
Other
13% 13.2
$66,700.00
55K 80K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
3% 2.6
$n/a Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
5% 5.3
$n/a Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
Data not provided
North America
92% 92
$80,300.00
55K 125K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
9% 8.6
$n/a Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
9% 8.6
$86,700.00
65K 125K
U.S. South
54% 54.3
$77,000.00
60K 97K
U.S. Southwest
11% 11.4
$n/a Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
9% 8.6
$74,000.00
55K 85K
U.S. West
9% 8.6
$n/a Data not provided
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus 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
  • Education Pioneers 2
  • Hewlett Packard 2
  • New Orleans BioInnovation Center 2
  • Cyberonics 1
  • Nestle/Purina 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Indianapolis - NBMBAA
  • Houston, TX - Freeman Days
  • Orlando - NSHMBA
  • Phoenix - MBA Women Int'l

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $103,854
  • Budget $72,737
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $103,854
  • Budget $72,737
32 Full Tuition Scholarships
$30,980 Average Scholarship Amount 86% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
34% 34
86% 86
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$3,153,500
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
94%
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
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
46 Freeman School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Experiential learning
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Strategy
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Energy
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • International Management/Business
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MHSA (Health Services Administration)
  • MBA/MIM (International Management)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • 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) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Replaced audio-visual equipment and instructor computers in classrooms; upgraded uplink equipment; expanded capacity of trading room;expanded trading room software, implemented Citrix platform for classroom software use (virtual classroom); upgraded technology infrastructure and wireless network; upgraded all computers in the computer classrooms and student labs; added network storage infrastructure; replaced video cameras

Students: Who are my classmates?

53% International Students
34% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Asian American
51% 51
White
41% 41
Native American
4% 4
Student Citizenship
North America
47% 47
Asia
27% 27
Middle East and North Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • High Tech
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

8,190 Living MBA Alumni 3 Countries where alumni clubs exist
10 Active alumni clubs
6% 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.