University of Alberta

School of Business

  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    593
  • Enrollment
    250
Contact Information
2-30 Business Building
11211 Saskatchewan Drive
Edmonton, AB, T6G2R6, Canada
Website

Leaders from Alberta for the World. This is the Vision for the Alberta School of Business and the abundance of leadership opportunities is what sets us apart. Our faculty continues to be world leaders in their research and inspirational leaders in the classroom. Our intellectual capacity is our foundation. While globally competitive, we are also very anchored in Alberta. Excellence and relevance in energy, retailing, finance, family business, innovation, and governance can be found in our program offerings. Our students are actively engaged in the community and have tremendous leadership opportunities.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    94%
  • Selectivity
    68%

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About University of Alberta

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 94
  • Median 74
  • Middle 80% 32 to 168
Admissions Selectivity
68% School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

593 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
71% 569
74% 593
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 94
68% 68.0
94% 94
Female
36% 36
International
35% 35
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
6% 6
13% 13
680 to 709
3% 3
8% 8
650 to 679
9% 9
12% 12
620 to 649
12% 12
15% 15
590 to 619
17% 17
19% 19
560 to 589
8% 8
10% 10
530 to 559
21% 21
11% 11
500 to 529
9% 9
10% 10
Under 500
15% 15
2% 2
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $456
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $900
10% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
22% 65
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Students in Core Classes
40 School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Team project
25% 25
Case study
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 57
  • Average # of months to complete program 40
  • Six-Year completion rate 95%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,640 Living MBA Alumni 4 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.