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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    531
  • Enrollment
    98
Contact Information
1 John Carroll Boulevard
University Heights, Ohio 44118, United States
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The John M. and Mary Jo Boler School of Business at John Carroll University is AACSB International accredited. The school boasts dedicated, award-winning faculty who are passionate about developing outstanding, socially responsible leaders who make a difference in their communities and their professions. A collegial atmosphere and personal attention foster a sense of belonging and encourage participation in the classroom and beyond. An emphasis on educational excellence sets the Boler School of Business apart. Differentiated by its rich legacy that is rooted in Jesuit tradition, The Boler School experience is about opportunity. Students are challenged to use what they have learned in the classroom to solve real-world problems to help them grow. Leaders from top companies are brought in to classrooms or as distinguished lecturers each semester to meet with students and share experiences. Supporting the vision of developing socially responsible leaders, each year, the school has its students, faculty, and staff come together for Boler Community Day, a day of community service and giving back to the Greater Cleveland community. The Boler School of Business has undergraduate majors in accountancy, business logistics, economics, finance, human resources management, international business with language and culture, management, and marketing, as well as an entrepreneurship minor. Current graduate programs include a part-time integrated M.B.A., a fifth-year M.B.A., and a M.S. in accountancy. The school also houses The Edward M. Muldoon Center for Entrepreneurship, which is an educational, networking, and consulting resource for entrepreneurs, students, and faculty members.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    88%
  • Selectivity
    89%

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About John Carroll University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 20
  • Median 0
  • Middle 80% 0 to 60
Admissions Selectivity
89% Boler School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

531 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
65% 519
66% 531
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 47
89% 89
88% 88
Female
59% 59
International
3% 3
Wait-listed
100% 3
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
50% 50
Marketing / Sales
30% 30
Operations
10% 10
Other
10% 10
Human Resources
0% 0
Management
0% 0
General Management
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
Other
40% 40
Consumer Products
20% 20
Financial Services
10% 10
Government
10% 10
Technology
10% 10
Non-Profit
10% 10
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
Petroleum / Energy
0% 0
Pharma / Health Care
0% 0
Real Estate
0% 0
Manufacturing
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
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
3% 3
3% 3
650 to 679
6% 6
6% 6
620 to 649
0% 0
0% 0
590 to 619
9% 9
10% 10
560 to 589
11% 11
13% 13
530 to 559
25% 25
29% 29
500 to 529
9% 9
10% 10
Under 500
37% 37
29% 29
English Language Requirements
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $855
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $855
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
58% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
11% 33
5% 14
Students in Core Classes
14 Boler School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
40% 40
Lectures
25% 25
Team project
15% 15
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 54
  • Average # of months to complete program 24
  • Six-Year completion rate 79%
  • Max time allowed to complete 60
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Days, Evenings, Alternate weekends, Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Several classrooms have had multi-media presentation equipment installed or updated. PCs in the classrooms and labs are replaced on a 4 year rotation. The wireless network was totally replaced in 2011. The main network switch serving the Boler school was replaced in 2012. In addition, messaging technology was installed throughout the Business school building in the summer of 2012. PCs in some of the Boler school classrooms were replaced with Virtual Desktops during 2013.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
91% 91
African American
3% 3
Hispanic
3% 3
Activities
Professional Clubs
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,778 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
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.