University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Graduate School of Business Administration

  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    540
  • Enrollment
    247
Contact Information
Graduate School of Business Administration
1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918, United States
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The College of Business, founded in 1965, is a forward-looking, innovative college whose vision of being in the business of building successful futures encompasses students, faculty, staff, campus and community. We focus equally on teaching and research, which means students benefit from the expertise of faculty in the classroom and from the current knowledge our faculty members develop through research and consulting with industry. Our accreditation from The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and the strong educational foundation provided by our faculty enables our 8,000 alumni around the world to work in any industry. Our collaborative mindset creates strong relationships with local business and community at large, and we are looked at as a resource for our region.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    73%
  • Selectivity
    80%

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About University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 47
  • Median 36
  • Middle 80% 0 to 120
Admissions Selectivity
80% Graduate School of Business Administration 72% Average Across All Schools

540 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
64% 510
68% 540
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 76
80% 80.0
73% 73.0
Female
45% 45
International
12% 12
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Recommendations Considered
  • Resume / Work Experience Considered
  • Application Essay Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Other
40% 40
Finance / Accounting
15% 15
General Management
15% 15
Operations
14% 14
Human Resources
6% 6
Marketing / Sales
4% 4
Consulting
4% 4
Management
2% 2
Other
36% 36
Government
25% 25
Financial Services
15% 15
Non-Profit
12% 12
Technology
8% 8
Manufacturing
4% 4
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
3% 3
4% 4
710 to 739
0% 0
0% 0
680 to 709
0% 0
0% 0
650 to 679
0% 0
0% 0
620 to 649
13% 13
17% 17
590 to 619
3% 3
4% 4
560 to 589
10% 10
13% 13
530 to 559
19% 19
25% 25
500 to 529
7% 7
8% 8
Under 500
45% 45
29% 29
English Language Requirements
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Industry

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $646
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,121
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
7% 22
0% 0
Students in Core Classes
30 Graduate School of Business Administration 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
50% 50
Case study
25% 25
Team project
25% 25
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 36
  • Average # of months to complete program 30
  • Six-Year completion rate 66%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • New projectors and docking cameras for all of the classrooms, new touch screen all-in-one systems for the lab, added Blackboard Collaborate for synchronous online activities

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
87% 87
Asian American
9% 9
African American
2% 2
Activities
Professional Clubs
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,383 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
4% 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.