• AVG. GMAT SCORE
    624
  • Enrollment
    43
Contact Information
PO Box 11-0236 Riad El-Solh
Beirut, 11072020, Lebanon
Website

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    38%
  • Selectivity
    56%

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About American University of Beirut

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 42
  • Median 32
  • Middle 80% 25 to 72
Admissions Selectivity
56% Olayan School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

624 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
74% 595
78% 624
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 75
56% 56.0
38% 38.0
Female
50% 50
International
6% 6
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
Pre-MBA Careers
Other
49% 49
Operations
19% 19
Marketing / Sales
19% 19
Finance / Accounting
13% 13
Human Resources
0% 0
General Management
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
Other
50% 50
Manufacturing
19% 19
Financial Services
13% 13
Consumer Products
12% 12
Pharma / Health Care
6% 6
Government
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
5% 5
8% 8
680 to 709
9% 9
8% 8
650 to 679
0% 0
0% 0
620 to 649
14% 14
34% 34
590 to 619
32% 32
25% 25
560 to 589
14% 14
25% 25
530 to 559
5% 5
0% 0
500 to 529
9% 9
0% 0
Under 500
9% 9
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $856
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $856
2 Full Tuition Scholarships
58% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
5% 16
1% 2
Students in Core Classes
25 Olayan School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Team project
32% 32
Lectures
24% 24
Case study
24% 24
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Concentrations and Specializations
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Operations Management
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students who receive graduate assistantships must complete a thesis/project.
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 48
  • Average # of months to complete program 34
  • Six-Year completion rate 86%
  • Max time allowed to complete 48
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Days, Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Improvements include the acquisition of new hardware and software, as well as the upgrade of existing software. In addition, the School upgraded some of its in-house developed information systems, and purchased new subscriptions to online databases and information systems such as, Thomson Reuters.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
African American
0% 0
Asian American
0% 0
Hispanic
0% 0
Activities
Professional Clubs
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,460 Living MBA Alumni 19 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
3% 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.