Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    515
  • Program Cost
    $18,360
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
100 Rike Hall
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway
Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001, United States
Website

Wright State University's Raj Soin College of Business offers five masters degrees in business including an MBA with full-time, part-time evening and part-time weekend cohort options. The weekend cohort is offered at 3 locations: Dayton, Mason and Celina. Students attend classes every other weekend and Friday evenings. Five MBA foundation courses are also offered on line for MBA students who do not have a undergraduate degree in Business or who need a refresher in basic areas of business. The college also offers masters degrees in Accountancy, a unique Master of Science in Social and Applied Economics, a Master of Information Systems and a Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. The latter programs are offered on line with 5 weekend residencies in class. The College and Accountancy programs are both AASCB-accredited. Wright State University offers over 70 masters and doctoral degrees and 100 undergraduate degrees and has a total enrollment of over 19,700 students including more than 3,000 graduate students.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    77%
  • Selectivity
    88%
  • Job Offers
    50%
  • Average Salary
    $53,400.00
  • Top Industry
    Government

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About Wright State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.34 GPA of All Applicants 3.38 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
88% Wright State University 46% Average Across All Schools

515 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
60% 476
64% 515
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 25
88% 88
77% 77.0
Female
44% 44
International
24% 24
Re-Applicants
16% 16
100% 100
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Business
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Accepted
  • Other Business
  • Marketing
  • Management
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Wright State University
  • University of Cincinnati
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University
  • Bowling Green State University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Wright State University
  • College of Wooster
  • Infosys Technologies Limited
  • Sports Images, Inc.
  • Nextech Systems
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
6% 6
7% 7
680 to 709
0% 0
0% 0
650 to 679
6% 6
7% 7
620 to 649
0% 0
0% 0
590 to 619
6% 6
7% 7
560 to 589
11% 11
13% 13
530 to 559
6% 6
7% 7
500 to 529
11% 11
13% 13
Under 500
54% 54
47% 47
English Language Requirements
550 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 40%
Top Industry
  • Government 40%
  • Consulting 20%
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
50% Wright State University 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
38% 37.5
64% 63.699022556390986
38% Receive Offers
38% 37.5
58% 57.85206896551723
38% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
13% 12.5
21% 21.110859375
13% Receive Offers
13% 12.5
25% 24.93132867132867
13% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
25% 25
5% 5.492558139534883
25% Receive Offers
25% 25
7% 7.091818181818181
25% Accept Offers
50% Graduates seeking full-time employment
50% 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
20% 20
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
60% 60
$55,000.00
30K 75K
Other
20% 20
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
20% 20
Data not provided
Government
40% 40
$62,000.00
49K 75K
Manufacturing
40% 40
$45,000.00
30K 60K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
North America
100% 100
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
20% 20
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
80% 80
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

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
  • Wright Patterson Air Force Base 13
  • SAS Automation 2
  • MobileComm Professionals 1
  • Dayton Aerospace Hub 1
  • WSU Center for International Ed. 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 7
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 71
  • Average intern length in weeks 17
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 96
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $18,360
  • Budget $24,500
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $31,107
  • Budget $33,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$4,500 Average Scholarship Amount 39% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
55% 55
39% 39
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$295,800
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
0%
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 $0
  • Average post-graduation debt $44,886
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
31 Wright State University 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Case study
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Project Management
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MSN (Nursing)
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) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 11 new Bloomberg Terminals (2012). Campus-wide wireless upgrade; Financial trading room software upgrade; Faculty/staff hardware and software upgrades. Re-tooled all classroom hardware and software: document cameras, computers, multi-media equipment & applications. Active Directory for enhanced network access. Replaced on line learning management system with Pilot. Campus-wide release of Microsoft Outlook email and calendaring function (2012). Camstasia software for on line learning classes (2012)

Students: Who are my classmates?

16% International Students
56% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
82% 82
African American
8% 8
Multiethnic
5% 5
Student Citizenship
North America
85% 85
Middle East and North Africa
11% 11
Asia
4% 4
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • International Club

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,181 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
9 Active alumni clubs
7% 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.