Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    628
  • Program Enrollment
    263
  • Yield
    78%
  • Selectivity
    73%
Contact Information
Goizueta Business School - Emory University
1300 Clifton Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30322-2710, United States
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Best B-School Road Trip: Goizueta Business School

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane check in on Emory University's Goizueta Business School to see what makes the Atlanta fixture tick.

About Goizueta Business School

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What's really unique is that you can learn a business lesson in class one night, and turn around the next day and apply it to your job. This allows you to get "hands on" experience right away, which is a huge advantage when compared to other MBA school formats.

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About Emory University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 69
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
73% Goizueta Business School 72% Average Across All Schools

628 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
77% 618
79% 628
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 166
73% 73.0
78% 78.0
Female
30% 30
International
19% 19
Wait-listed
100% 23
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
Pre-MBA Careers
Marketing / Sales
24% 24
Operations
21% 21
Finance / Accounting
20% 20
General Management
17% 17
Consulting
6% 6
Management
5% 5
Other
5% 5
Human Resources
3% 3
Technology
16% 16
Consumer Products
13% 13
Other
13% 13
Consulting
11% 11
Non-Profit
10% 10
Financial Services
10% 10
Manufacturing
9% 9
Pharma / Health Care
6% 6
Media / Entertainment
6% 6
Real Estate
2% 2
Petroleum / Energy
2% 2
Government
1% 1
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
2% 2
3% 3
710 to 739
4% 4
3% 3
680 to 709
12% 12
13% 13
650 to 679
23% 23
24% 24
620 to 649
17% 17
16% 16
590 to 619
13% 13
16% 16
560 to 589
15% 15
18% 18
530 to 559
5% 5
5% 5
500 to 529
4% 4
2% 2
Under 500
5% 5
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
  • Other

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
59% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
15% 46
6% 17
Students in Core Classes
45 Goizueta Business School 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
35% 35
Lectures
35% 35
Team project
15% 15
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
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
  • International Study Module, Goizueta Management Practice academic module, and Goizueta Leadership Development co-curricular.
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 55
  • Average # of months to complete program 32
  • Six-Year completion rate 92%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Lecture capture in all case classrooms; Executive MBA Win 8 tablet program; All digital classroom upgrade; Business analytics reporting platform; Classroom seating chart with attendance and participation tracking features; BBA student portal enhancements for student advising and course selection; student study room technology upgrades; building a community for alumni and students via social network on Yammer.

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
56% 56
Not Reported
21% 21
African American
9% 9
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • E-business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • High Tech
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Nonprofit
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,162 Living MBA Alumni 21 Countries where alumni clubs exist
65 Active alumni clubs
16% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months