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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    562
  • Enrollment
    403
Contact Information
901 12th Ave
PO Box 222000
Seattle, Washington 98122, United States of America
Website

The Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University is home to over 1,600 graduate and undergraduate business students. Albers offers students undergraduate degrees in business and economics. In addition to our MBA for working professionals, we also offer graduate degrees in finance, international business and accounting, as well as the Leadership and Health Leadership Executive MBAs. An Albers education is values-centered and prepares students for ethical and socially responsible leadership. Albers is accredited by AACSB International, a distinction earned by only 5% of business schools world-wide.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    59%
  • Selectivity
    68%

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 74
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 36 to 120
Admissions Selectivity
68% Alberss School of Business & Economics 72% Average Across All Schools

562 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
67% 537
70% 562
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 136
68% 68.0
59% 59.0
Female
38% 38
International
11% 11
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Interviews Important
  • Recommendations Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
41% 41
Finance / Accounting
21% 21
Marketing / Sales
15% 15
General Management
13% 13
Other
10% 10
Management
0% 0
Human Resources
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
Manufacturing
44% 44
Other
19% 19
Consumer Products
15% 15
Financial Services
8% 8
Consulting
5% 5
Government
3% 3
Real Estate
3% 3
Petroleum / Energy
3% 3
Pharma / Health Care
0% 0
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
Technology
0% 0
Non-Profit
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
1% 1
1% 1
680 to 709
3% 3
3% 3
650 to 679
4% 4
5% 5
620 to 649
10% 10
12% 12
590 to 619
8% 8
9% 9
560 to 589
12% 12
13% 13
530 to 559
22% 22
24% 24
500 to 529
15% 15
21% 21
Under 500
25% 25
11% 11
English Language Requirements
580 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

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $778
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $778
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
60% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
20% 60
9% 28
Students in Core Classes
25 Alberss School of Business & Economics 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
25% 25
Team project
15% 15
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Statistics and Operations Research
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Leadership
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 63
  • Average # of months to complete program 30
  • Six-Year completion rate 86%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer, Quarter System
Technology Improvements
  • Faster computers with larger screens for mobile computer lab. Wifi capacity quadrupled and internet bandwidth doubled. Labs & classroom hardware/software upgraded, with expanded videoconferencing. Media production center, computer lab and laptop loaners in library. Career Services expanded use of online placement/networking tools. Helpdesk coverage expanded to 24x7x365. Migration to mobile-enabled learning management platform in progress. Online Campus Card account management. Improved Firewall.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
56% 56
Asian American
18% 18
Not Reported
13% 13
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Networking Clubs
  • International Club
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

5,857 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
4% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

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