Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    601
  • Program Enrollment
    197
  • Yield
    69%
  • Selectivity
    88%
Contact Information
56 Amstel Ave, 103 Lerner Hall
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware 19716, United States
Website
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Lerner College of Business & Economics

About Lerner College of Business & Economics

The Lerner College’s unique programs emphasize experience-driven learning and evidence-based analytics. We offer a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.2 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Fund, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a large student subject pool for decision-making experiments. Our use of hands-on learning and group project work is well regarded by employers of our graduates. Data-driven management and analytic methodologies are a distinctive feature of all Lerner College activities, teaching and corporate outreach.

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There is a great sense of belonging when you attend the University of Delaware. From the admissions team to the instructors, you really get the sense that there is nothing UD won't do for its students and employees.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 102
  • Median 72
  • Middle 80% 48 to 228
Admissions Selectivity
88% Lerner College of Business & Economics 72% Average Across All Schools

601 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
75% 598
75% 601
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 80
88% 88
69% 69.0
Female
33% 33
International
2% 2
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
23% 23
General Management
19% 19
Other
19% 19
Finance / Accounting
14% 14
Consulting
14% 14
Management
6% 6
Marketing / Sales
5% 5
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
7% 7
9% 9
680 to 709
14% 14
17% 17
650 to 679
7% 7
8% 8
620 to 649
8% 8
9% 9
590 to 619
21% 21
18% 18
560 to 589
0% 0
0% 0
530 to 559
36% 36
31% 31
500 to 529
7% 7
8% 8
Under 500
0% 0
0% 0
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

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $750
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,000
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
19% 56
14% 43
Students in Core Classes
35 Lerner College of Business & Economics 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Case study
30% 30
Team project
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior
Requirements for Graduation
  • 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 35
  • Six-Year completion rate 40%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Days, Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Upgrading faculty PC's, labs, software updates for Research, new websites, Exelon Trading lab updates

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
68% 68
Asian American
17% 17
African American
12% 12
Activities
Professional Clubs
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,826 Living MBA Alumni
11% 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.