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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    620
  • Program Cost
    $47,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
1655 E. Campus Center Dr.
SFEBB Room 1113
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States
Website

Founded in 1917, the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business boasts unparalleled programs in entrepreneurship, technology innovation and venture capital management. Emphasizing interdisciplinary education and experiential learning, the school is home to the country's largest student-run venture capital fund, and attracts a faculty of world-class business-scholarship leaders. Approximately 4,500 students are enrolled in its undergraduate, graduate and executive degree programs, with students earning a top-notch education in a community with unmatched access to outdoor recreation.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    70%
  • Selectivity
    53%
  • Job Offers
    89%
  • Average Salary
    $73,844.00
  • Top Industry
    Technology

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About University of Utah

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.36 GPA of All Applicants 3.45 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 43
  • Median 31
  • Middle 80% 15 to 82
Admissions Selectivity
53% Eccles School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

620 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
72% 577
78% 620
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 150
53% 53.0
70% 70.0
Female
20% 20
International
18% 18
Re-Applicants
2% 2
100% 100
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Engineering
  • Other Social Science
  • Other Business
  • Accepted
  • Political Science
  • Other Social Science
  • Other Business
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Brigham Young University
  • University of Utah
  • Utah State University
  • University of Colorado
  • University of San Diego
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
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Pilot Flying J
  • Cognizant Technical Solutions
  • Patagonia
  • Portland Energy Conservation, Inc.
  • Melaleuca, Inc.
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
5% 5
8% 8
680 to 709
4% 4
7% 7
650 to 679
10% 10
18% 18
620 to 649
15% 15
20% 20
590 to 619
15% 15
18% 18
560 to 589
14% 14
14% 14
530 to 559
13% 13
12% 12
500 to 529
9% 9
1% 1
Under 500
14% 14
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

Careers: Will I find a job?

Technology 27%
Top Industry
  • Other 22%
  • Consumer Products 12%
  • Manufacturing 10%
Ford 2
Top Employer
  • eBay 2
  • Benefit Guard 2
  • Intel 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
89% Eccles School of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
70% 70.18
64% 63.699022556390986
70% Receive Offers
70% 70.18
58% 57.85206896551723
70% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
19% 19.3
21% 21.110859375
19% Receive Offers
19% 19.3
25% 24.93132867132867
19% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
2% 1.75
5% 5.492558139534883
2% Receive Offers
2% 1.75
7% 7.091818181818181
2% Accept Offers
85% Graduates seeking full-time employment
12% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Ford 2
  • eBay 2
  • Benefit Guard 2
  • Intel 1
  • Oracle 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
16% 15.69
$88,562.00
50K 200K
Finance/Accounting
16% 15.69
$64,285.00
58K 75K
General Management
6% 5.88
$75,000.00
70K 80K
Human Resources
2% 1.96
$75,000.00 Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
16% 15.69
$69,000.00
55K 76K
Information Technology
8% 7.84
$78,750.00
43K 116K
Operations/Logistics
25% 25.49
$68,020.00
58K 88K
Other
12% 11.76
$78,000.00
45K 115K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
4% 3.92
$139,000.00
78K 200K
Consumer Products
12% 11.76
$66,400.00
58K 73K
Financial Services
8% 7.84
$70,500.00
65K 75K
Government
2% 1.96
$58,000.00 Data not provided
Manufacturing
10% 9.8
$79,600.00
60K 90K
Media/Entertainment
2% 1.96
$N/A Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
6% 5.88
$74,500.00
70K 80K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
8% 7.84
$59,122.00
55K 64K
Real Estate
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Technology
27% 27.46
$71,965.00
43K 116K
Other
22% 21.58
$72,156.00
50K 115K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
55% 54.91
$70,389.00
43K 115K
More than one year, up to three years
31% 31.37
$75,280.00
58K 200K
More than five years
4% 3.92
$69,250.00
58K 81K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
$- Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
$- Data not provided
North America
100% 100
$73,844.00
43K 200K
South America
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
0% 0
$- Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
0% 0
$- Data not provided
U.S. South
0% 0
$- Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
2% 2.0
$85,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
6% 6.0
$83,333.00
75K 88K
U.S. West
92% 92
$71,104.00
43K 200K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
$- Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • University of Utah Hospital 3
  • Polevault Media 2
  • Bard Access 2
  • Savage Services 2
  • InContact 2
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 98
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Seattle, WA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • San Jose, Costa Rica
  • San Francisco, CA

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $47,000
  • Budget $33,766
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $87,800
  • Budget $53,386
1 Full Tuition Scholarships
$12,800 Average Scholarship Amount 95% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
95% 95
95% 95
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$324,000
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
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
55 Eccles School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
25% 25
Team project
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • NO DATA
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Electronic Commerce/Information Systems
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/March (Architecture)
  • MBA/ME (Engineering)
  • MBA/MHSA (Health Services Administration)
  • MBA/MSEE (Electrical Engineering)
  • MBA/MSME (Mechanical Engineering)
Requirements for Graduation
  • 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
  • We have improved our education technology through the following: Lecture capture capabilities in existing classrooms, 3 new tiered classrooms with dual projectors, touch screen controls for audio/visual equipment at the podiums, annotation capabilities on the podium computers, lecture capture recording cameras, 1 new configurable classroom with LCD displays on each wall for 360 degree viewing capability. We have built a dedicated server infrastructure for our Information Systems curriculum allowing hands o

Students: Who are my classmates?

8% International Students
19% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
77% 77
Not Reported
13% 13
Asian American
6% 6
Student Citizenship
North America
91% 91
Asia
7% 7
Australia and Oceania
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • VC/ Private Equity
Active Networking Clubs
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Partners/Family
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

9,336 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
12 Active alumni clubs
5% 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.