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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    517
  • Enrollment
    78
Contact Information
400 Locust Street
Capital Square Building, Suite 160
Des Moines, Iowa 50309, United States
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The College of Business at Iowa State University prepares tomorrow's business leaders by providing students the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in a complex, technology-driven, global society. Students benefit from nationally-recognized faculty and professional staff who are dedicated, approachable, and responsive; creating an unmatched business education experience. The Gerdin Business Building is equipped with state-of-the-art classroom technology, including securities trading, information systems, and market research laboratories, allowing students and faculty to replicate real-world business situations.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    84%
  • Selectivity
    95%

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About Iowa State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 82
  • Median 67
  • Middle 80% 25 to 164
Admissions Selectivity
95% College of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

517 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
64% 510
65% 517
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 39
95% 95
84% 84.0
Female
29% 29
International
10% 10
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
0% 0
0% 0
680 to 709
0% 0
0% 0
650 to 679
6% 6
6% 6
620 to 649
0% 0
0% 0
590 to 619
14% 14
15% 15
560 to 589
9% 9
9% 9
530 to 559
17% 17
17% 17
500 to 529
11% 11
12% 12
Under 500
43% 43
41% 41
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $530
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
0%
0%
Students in Core Classes
College of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
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 32
  • Six-Year completion rate 80%
  • Max time allowed to complete
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Classroom capturing technology. New media controller units installed in each classroom.

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
97% 97
Activities
Professional Clubs
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.