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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    550
  • Enrollment
    271
Contact Information
204 Schlegel Hall
Rochester, New York 14627-0107, United States
Website

The Simon School of Business: Where academic excellence meets the spirit of innovation. Known worldwide for research and education in finance, Simon also provides an intimate setting where entrepreneurship, business analytics, accounting, and marketing flourish. Through guided instruction and hands-on learning opportunities, Simon graduates are equipped with skills to frame, analyze, and communicate even the most complex business situations. Now offering a new One-Year MBA for career builders, as well their highly respected Two-Year MBA, Simon prepares graduates to be standout leaders in the global marketplace.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    98%
  • Selectivity
    98%

Events Calendar

  • Sep 3
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Consortium MBA Application Preparation Seminar

    Los Angeles, CA

    Interested in learning more about the Simon Business School? Join us at an event and take advantage of the opportunity to meet with admissions officers, alumni, current students, and more.

  • Sep 4
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Consortium MBA Application Preparation Seminar

    San Francisco, CA

    Interested in learning more about the Simon Business School? Join us at an event and take advantage of the opportunity to meet with admissions officers, alumni, current students, and more.

  • Sep 4
    3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    The MBA Tour - Taipei

    Taipei, Taiwan

    Interested in learning more about the Simon Business School? Join us at an event and take advantage of the opportunity to meet with admissions officers, alumni, current students, and more.

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About University of Rochester

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
98% Simon Graduate School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

550 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
69% 550
69% 550
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 119
98% 98
98% 98
Female
22% 22
International
2% 2
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
Pre-MBA Careers
Consulting
0% 0
Financial Services
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
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0%
680 to 709
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650 to 679
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620 to 649
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590 to 619
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560 to 589
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530 to 559
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0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Accepted Tests
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Long Term Pay by PayScale

Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Industry

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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 $1,637
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,637
1 Full Tuition Scholarships
74% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
28% 83
9% 26
Students in Core Classes
48 Simon Graduate School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
45% 45
Case study
30% 30
Experiential learning
10% 10
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • E-commerce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Public Policy
  • Strategy
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 64
  • Average # of months to complete program 38
  • Six-Year completion rate 89%
  • Max time allowed to complete 84
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer, Quarter System
Technology Improvements
  • Introduced personal response system (clickers) into classroom environment-- Introduced Career Management Portal (SimonWorks) to enable students to interact with Career Management staff more effectively

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
89% 89
Asian American
6% 6
Not Reported
3% 3
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • VC/ Private Equity
Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

12,289 Living MBA Alumni 12 Countries where alumni clubs exist
25 Active alumni clubs
10% 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.