Quick Stats

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  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    650
  • Program Enrollment
    1,523
  • Yield
    96%
  • Selectivity
    38%
Contact Information
801 W. Michigan
BS 3024
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, United States
Website

Best B-School Road Trip: Kelley School of Business

Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane head to Bloomington (and the surrounding woods) to get a handle on the Kelley School of Business.

About Kelley School of Business

The Kelley School of Business offers undergraduate, MBA, master's and doctoral degrees, as well as graduate certificates and executive education, at Indiana University's Bloomington and Indianapolis campuses. Also offered is an Online MBA through Kelley Direct. Our innovative integrated curriculum teaches essential business, personal and team skills with a real-world context that extends globally. Kelley's programs are consistenly ranked in the Top 20 and our faculty is internationally recognized for teaching and research. With over 95,000 living alumni, Kelley boasts the largest business school alumni network in the world.

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IU Kelley is the most prestigious part-time program in the state of Indiana. It boasts a cohort structure that encourages team success. The wealth of majors offered means there's something to interest everyone.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 79
  • Median 66
  • Middle 80% 14 to 192
Admissions Selectivity
38% Kelley School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

650 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
70% 563
81% 650
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 175
38% 38.0
96% 96
Female
25% 25
International
41% 41
Wait-listed
100% 27
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
51% 51
Other
14% 14
Marketing / Sales
11% 11
Finance / Accounting
9% 9
General Management
8% 8
Management
6% 6
Consulting
1% 1
Human Resources
0% 0
Manufacturing
45% 45
Pharma / Health Care
14% 14
Financial Services
9% 9
Government
8% 8
Consumer Products
6% 6
Non-Profit
3% 3
Other
3% 3
Petroleum / Energy
3% 3
Consulting
3% 3
Real Estate
3% 3
Technology
2% 2
Media / Entertainment
2% 2
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
2% 2
710 to 739
6% 6
6% 6
680 to 709
17% 17
26% 26
650 to 679
6% 6
15% 15
620 to 649
15% 15
23% 23
590 to 619
13% 13
14% 14
560 to 589
15% 15
9% 9
530 to 559
14% 14
0% 0
500 to 529
11% 11
0% 0
Under 500
32% 32
0% 0
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
  • U Michigan Language Test
  • Other

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 $714
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,400
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
29% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
12% 36
8% 23
Students in Core Classes
44 Kelley School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Distance learning
30% 30
Experiential learning
15% 15
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must succesfully complete all CORE classes.
  • 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 51
  • Average # of months to complete program 30
  • Six-Year completion rate 96%
  • 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, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • What technology improvements have been made to the school in the last 3 academic years? FY11 – Breakout room collaboration stations, document cameras, touch screens, video conferencing equipment, digital signage, new machines for faculty & staff, and classroom technology upgrades FY12 – Research database funding, instructional software funding, employee computer upgrades, additional digital signage, classroom technology upgrades, and a teaching studio FY13 – IT security upgrades, classroom technology upgrades, conference room technology upgrades, network infrastructure upgrades

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
100% 100
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

22,101 Living MBA Alumni 8 Countries where alumni clubs exist
17 Active alumni clubs
9% 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.