Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    719
  • Program Cost
    $120,186
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    48%
  • Selectivity
    21%
  • Job Offers
    91%
  • Average Salary
    $110,656
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
Contact Information
135 Prospect Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06511, United States
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Best B-School Road Trip: Yale School of Management

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane visit New Haven to check out the Yale School of Management.

About Yale School of Management

Yale School of Management attracts broad-minded intellectually curious students and faculty. An integrated curriculum, close ties to Yale University, and an active connection to the Global Network for Advanced Management ensure that Yale MBAs not only acquire crucial technical skills but also develop a genuine understanding of an increasingly complex global context. Yale MBAs assimilate information and ideas from multiple sources, functional areas, and points of view to lead effectively in all regions and sectors. Yale SOM offers a full-time MBA program, as well as an EMBA, Master of Advanced Management, and PhD.

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About Yale University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.42 GPA of All Applicants 3.36 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 73
  • Median 63
  • Middle 80% 43 to 86
Admissions Selectivity
21% Yale School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

719 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
86% 687
90% 719
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 2,825
21% 21.0
48% 48.0
Female
35% 35
International
46% 46
Re-Applicants
5% 5
19% 19
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Other Humanities
  • Economics
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Yale
  • Princeton
  • Harvard
  • Cornell
  • Penn
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Interviews Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$64,993 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Teach for America
  • Goldman Sachs
  • US Army
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
3% 3
7% 7
740 to 769
16% 16
25% 25
710 to 739
32% 32
43% 43
680 to 709
21% 21
15% 15
650 to 679
10% 10
5% 5
620 to 649
8% 8
3% 3
590 to 619
4% 4
1% 1
560 to 589
2% 2
0% 0
530 to 559
2% 2
0% 0
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
2% 2
0% 0
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 25%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 22%
  • Technology 17%
  • Consumer Products 9%
McKinsey & Co. 8
Top Employer
  • The Boston Consulting Group 7
  • Deloitte 6
  • Google 6
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
91% Yale School of Management 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
80% 79.8
64% 63.699022556390986
80% Receive Offers
70% 70.0
58% 57.85206896551723
70% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
11% 11.3
21% 21.110859375
11% Receive Offers
15% 15.3
25% 24.93132867132867
15% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
88% Graduates seeking full-time employment
11% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • McKinsey & Co. 8
  • The Boston Consulting Group 7
  • Deloitte 6
  • Google 6
  • Amazon.com 5
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
40% 39.9
$116,705.00
46K 143K
Finance/Accounting
30% 30.1
$108,898.00
67K 180K
General Management
12% 11.6
$94,014.00
53K 135K
Human Resources
1% 0.6
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
9% 8.7
$106,600.00
70K 130K
Information Technology
1% 1.2
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
3% 2.9
$93,800.00
72K 120K
Other
5% 5.2
$134,524.00
60K 265K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
22% 22.0
$127,609.00
65K 143K
Consumer Products
9% 8.7
$102,267.00
70K 130K
Financial Services
25% 25.4
$109,649.00
67K 180K
Government
3% 2.9
$84,816.00
53K 125K
Manufacturing
5% 4.6
$102,135.00
78K 130K
Media/Entertainment
2% 2.3
$83,315.00
46K 111K
Non-profit
8% 7.5
$82,197.00
60K 114K
Petroleum/Energy
2% 1.7
$102,667.00
80K 121K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
5% 5.2
$96,034.00
60K 170K
Real Estate
1% 1.2
Data not provided
Technology
17% 16.8
$111,750.00
72K 135K
Other
2% 1.7
$198,333.00
160K 265K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
0% 0
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
13% 13.3
$107,074.00
62K 160K
More than five years
39% 39.3
$113,462.00
67K 180K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
8% 8.1
$119,312.00
67K 170K
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
1% 0.6
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
2% 2.3
$100,035.00
67K 143K
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
1% 1.2
Data not provided
North America
87% 87
$109,957.00
46K 265K
South America
1% 0.6
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
59% 59.3
$111,252.00
53K 265K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
7% 6.7
$106,386.00
46K 136K
U.S. South
5% 5.3
$121,250.00
100K 135K
U.S. Southwest
2% 2.0
$118,333.00
105K 135K
U.S. Midwest
3% 3.3
$105,400.00
94K 118K
U.S. West
23% 22.7
$105,985.00
70K 135K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
1% 0.7
Data not provided
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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
  • JP Morgan Chase & Co. 9
  • Google 8
  • Amazon.com 7
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6
  • McKinsey & Co. 5
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 91
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Hong Kong
  • London
  • Washington, D.C.
  • San Francisco

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$260,747
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $120,186
  • Budget $84,005
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$260,747
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $120,186
  • Budget $84,005
19 Full Tuition Scholarships
$17,808 Average Scholarship Amount 62% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
62% 62
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Some Other Criteria
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 $96,341
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
72 Yale School of Management 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
40% 40
Lectures
33% 33
Experiential learning
10% 10
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
Master Degree Programs
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/March (Architecture)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/PhD
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • 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
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Deployed enhanced videoconferencing systems to enable virtual classroom visits from business leaders. Updated video production capabilities in support of curricular innovations, multi-media business cases, and other school activities. Introduced new collaboration tools for academic and extracurricular programs. Launched a new website to communicate full range of school programs, events, and capabilities. Implemented personalized on-line calendaring. Upgraded student career system.

Students: Who are my classmates?

32% International Students
39% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
78% 78
Asian American
13% 13
African American
4% 4
Student Citizenship
North America
64% 64
Asia
19% 19
Africa
9% 9
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • High Tech
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Nonprofit
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

6,701 Living MBA Alumni 31 Countries where alumni clubs exist
48 Active alumni clubs
34% 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.