Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    591
  • Program Enrollment
    433
  • Yield
    69%
  • Selectivity
    58%
Contact Information
334 Melcher Hall
Houston, Texas 77204-6021, United States
Website
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Bauer College of Business

About Bauer College of Business

The University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business has been in operation for 70 years and is the only business school in Houston offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Bauer houses five academic departments and is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The college has used Ted Bauer’s $40 million gift to hire world class faculty, develop innovative curriculum and establish unique programs to bring together students and the business community. With a strong tie to industry and diverse stakeholders, Bauer gives students a competitive and global advantage.

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In addition to being an incredible value, the Bauer MBA program offers specialized certifications that allow students to pick areas that interest them. Various energy certifications, real estate, supply chain, etc., are all unique to the school. Also, the student diversity is incredible and helped me to see situations from various points of view.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 61
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 12 to 132
Admissions Selectivity
58% Bauer College of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

591 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
67% 535
74% 591
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 262
58% 58.0
69% 69.0
Female
36% 36
International
27% 27
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
29% 29
Marketing / Sales
22% 22
Finance / Accounting
16% 16
Other
13% 13
General Management
7% 7
Management
7% 7
Consulting
6% 6
Human Resources
0% 0
Petroleum / Energy
41% 41
Government
14% 14
Other
11% 11
Consulting
8% 8
Manufacturing
7% 7
Non-Profit
7% 7
Pharma / Health Care
5% 5
Financial Services
3% 3
Technology
2% 2
Consumer Products
1% 1
Real Estate
1% 1
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
1% 1
3% 3
680 to 709
2% 2
4% 4
650 to 679
7% 7
11% 11
620 to 649
11% 11
18% 18
590 to 619
10% 10
17% 17
560 to 589
11% 11
18% 18
530 to 559
21% 21
23% 23
500 to 529
10% 10
4% 4
Under 500
27% 27
2% 2
English Language Requirements
603 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $673
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,027
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
32% 97
13% 39
Students in Core Classes
35 Bauer College of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Team project
35% 35
Lectures
20% 20
Experiential learning
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
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
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 48
  • Average # of months to complete program 30
  • Six-Year completion rate 87%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Implemented a Microsoft Enterprise Project Management solution for the Decision & Information Sciences department to allow students to track time and billing for class related projects, upgraded video projectors in classrooms, implemented VMware and Citrix based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) in our Enterprise Infrastructure Lab (EI Lab), implemented additional data storage devices to hold Bauer College data and virtual resources and new servers, upgraded operating systems on various servers and desktops on the Bauer College network, implemented new room reservation systems for Cemo Hall and the University Classroom & Busines

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
58% 58
Asian American
17% 17
Hispanic
14% 14
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,109 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
2 Active alumni clubs
4% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

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