Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    596
  • Program Enrollment
    384
  • Yield
    59%
  • Selectivity
    92%
Contact Information
Fulton Hall
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, United States
Website
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Carroll School of Management

About Carroll School of Management

The Boston College Carroll School of Management provides undergraduate and graduate management education attuned to the needs of today's business world, developing leaders and managers who bring an ethical perspective to business decision making. Approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students enroll annually. Students gain leadership experience and develop personal and professional interests through experiential learning opportunities, an integral part of the curricula. At the heart of the Carroll School experience are a collaborative spirit and a proud tradition of service to the community.

What Recent Grads Say See All 8 Comments >

I think the program very much mirrors the full-time program in terms of the curriculum and expectations. Some part time programs are diploma mills and waive a lot of requirements. This school was not like that at all.

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Events Calendar

  • Oct 28
    4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    QS World MBA Tour - San Diego

    San Diego, CA

    We hope you have the opportunity to visit Boston College and learn about our school and our programs in person. However, we can also bring the Carroll School experience to you through Graduate Management Forums.

  • Oct 30
    4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    QS World MBA Tour - Silicon Valley

    Palo Alto, CA

    We hope you have the opportunity to visit Boston College and learn about our school and our programs in person. However, we can also bring the Carroll School experience to you through Graduate Management Forums.

  • Nov 4
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    MBA Information Reception

    Boston, MA

    Mix and mingle in this reception-styled session with current students, MBA alumni, and staff members from the Graduate School of Management Admissions Office at the Boston College Club (in downtown Boston). This event includes an hour-long program in which a variety of BC MBA representatives will provide a detailed overview of the distinctive features of the program and the admissions process.

About Boston College

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 55
  • Median 49
  • Middle 80% 1 to 108
Admissions Selectivity
92% Carroll School of Management 72% Average Across All Schools

596 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
73% 587
75% 596
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 126
92% 92
59% 59.0
Female
38% 38
International
9% 9
Wait-listed
100% 7
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Recommendations Important
  • Application Essay Important
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
39% 39
General Management
23% 23
Marketing / Sales
12% 12
Operations
11% 11
Other
7% 7
Management
4% 4
Consulting
4% 4
Human Resources
2% 2
Financial Services
30% 30
Non-Profit
23% 23
Manufacturing
14% 14
Consumer Products
12% 12
Other
5% 5
Pharma / Health Care
4% 4
Real Estate
4% 4
Media / Entertainment
2% 2
Consulting
2% 2
Government
2% 2
Technology
2% 2
Petroleum / Energy
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
4% 4
680 to 709
7% 7
8% 8
650 to 679
12% 12
14% 14
620 to 649
17% 17
18% 18
590 to 619
17% 17
16% 16
560 to 589
14% 14
15% 15
530 to 559
7% 7
8% 8
500 to 529
5% 5
6% 6
Under 500
16% 16
11% 11
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
  • Other

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,430
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,430
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
49% 148
0%
Students in Core Classes
30 Carroll School of Management 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
40% 40
Lectures
25% 25
Team project
20% 20
More Information
Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Statistics and Operations Research
  • Strategy
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
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
  • 20 hour community service requirement.
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 56
  • Average # of months to complete program 36
  • Six-Year completion rate 94%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Improved computer projection systems in classrooms. Video course capture systems. New email system.

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
61% 61
Not Reported
24% 24
Asian American
6% 6
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit
  • VC/ Private Equity
Networking Clubs
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

8,126 Living MBA Alumni
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.