• AVG. GMAT SCORE
    594
  • Enrollment
    116
Contact Information
550 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0034, United States
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For more than 80 years, the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business &?Economics has been preparing graduates for today’s business world. The College houses bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs within five academic units: Finance & Quantitative Methods, Management, Marketing & Supply Chain, Economics and the Von Allmen School of Accountancy. A member of the AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), Gatton College is accredited to offer undergraduate and graduate programs in the business disciplines.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    85%
  • Selectivity
    86%

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 46
  • Median 12
  • Middle 80% 0 to 144
Admissions Selectivity
86% Gatton College of Business & Economics 72% Average Across All Schools

594 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
70% 559
74% 594
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 72
86% 86.0
85% 85.0
Female
30% 30
International
9% 9
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Recommendations Considered
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
40% 40
Finance / Accounting
20% 20
Marketing / Sales
20% 20
General Management
15% 15
Management
5% 5
Consulting
0% 0
Human Resources
0% 0
Other
0% 0
Consumer Products
19% 19
Financial Services
14% 14
Manufacturing
14% 14
Government
14% 14
Pharma / Health Care
14% 14
Consulting
10% 10
Technology
5% 5
Petroleum / Energy
5% 5
Other
5% 5
Real Estate
0% 0
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
Non-Profit
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
4% 4
6% 6
680 to 709
0% 0
0% 0
650 to 679
13% 13
16% 16
620 to 649
13% 13
16% 16
590 to 619
9% 9
10% 10
560 to 589
22% 22
26% 26
530 to 559
13% 13
16% 16
500 to 529
9% 9
10% 10
Under 500
17% 17
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

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Industry

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $662
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,485
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
4% 12
2% 7
Students in Core Classes
40 Gatton College of Business & Economics 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • General Management
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 36
  • Average # of months to complete program 36
  • Six-Year completion rate 98%
  • Max time allowed to complete 96
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring
Technology Improvements
  • Addition of ECHO360 classrooms and personal capture, updated classroom projectors, improvements made to wireless network, provide cloud email services to students, upgrade to Blackboard Learn Release 9.1.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
98% 98
Asian American
2% 2
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,666 Living MBA Alumni
5% 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.