Profile Data from 2012
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    547
  • Program Cost
    $4,716
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    146
Contact Information
1026 Constant Hall
Norfolk, Virginia 23529, United States
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The College of Business & Public Administration is one of approximately 275 schools in the United States and Canada to have achieved accreditation on the graduate and undergraduate levels by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and by the International Association for Management Education. In addition, the Master of Public Administration program is also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA). The College offers degree program at the undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    47%
  • Selectivity
    60%

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About Old Dominion University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 59
  • Median 36
  • Middle 80% 12 to 84
Admissions Selectivity
60% Old Dominion University 72% Average Across All Schools

547 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
62% 498
68% 547
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 168
60% 60.0
47% 47.0
Female
58% 58
International
14% 14
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Not Considered
  • Recommendations Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Application Essay Important
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
24% 24
Other
23% 23
Operations
16% 16
Consulting
16% 16
Marketing / Sales
8% 8
General Management
5% 5
Human Resources
5% 5
Management
3% 3
Other
33% 33
Consulting
19% 19
Financial Services
16% 16
Government
14% 14
Non-Profit
8% 8
Consumer Products
5% 5
Manufacturing
5% 5
Pharma / Health Care
0% 0
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
Real Estate
0% 0
Technology
0% 0
Petroleum / Energy
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
1% 1
2% 2
650 to 679
2% 2
2% 2
620 to 649
6% 6
11% 11
590 to 619
12% 12
13% 13
560 to 589
11% 11
22% 22
530 to 559
15% 15
26% 26
500 to 529
9% 9
7% 7
Under 500
44% 44
17% 17
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$4,716
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $393
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$11,964
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $997
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
25% 76
0% 0
Students in Core Classes
17 Old Dominion University 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
45% 45
Case study
20% 20
Team project
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
Top Areas of Study
  • Health Care Administration
  • International Business
  • Public Administration
  • Technology
  • Transportation
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 36
  • Six-Year completion rate 73%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Alternate weekends
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Trading Room with 24 Bloomberg terminals. Wi-Fi in green spaces.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
65% 65
Not Reported
19% 19
African American
12% 12
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,347 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
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.