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University of South Carolina

Moore School of Business

Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    591
  • Program Enrollment
    417
  • Yield
    92%
  • Selectivity
    80%
Contact Information
Moore School of Business
1701 College Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29208, United States
Website
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Moore School of Business

About Moore School of Business

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The University of South Carolina's MBA program has a high level of international business focus, which is integrated into almost every core class, regardless of underlying subject. It makes for a global perspective, which is becoming ever more relevant as business operations transcend international boundaries. The program also offers the benefits of face-to-face learning opportunities with fellow students while allowing the flexibility of watching the lectures remotely if traveling on business.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 113
  • Median 87
  • Middle 80% 24 to 241
Admissions Selectivity
80% Moore School of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

591 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
70% 557
74% 591
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 162
80% 80.0
92% 92
Female
23% 23
International
8% 8
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Marketing / Sales
21% 21
Operations
19% 19
General Management
19% 19
Other
14% 14
Finance / Accounting
12% 12
Management
7% 7
Human Resources
5% 5
Consulting
3% 3
Manufacturing
27% 27
Other
20% 20
Government
12% 12
Pharma / Health Care
10% 10
Consumer Products
10% 10
Technology
9% 9
Financial Services
9% 9
Petroleum / Energy
9% 9
Real Estate
4% 4
Consulting
3% 3
Non-Profit
1% 1
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
1% 1
2% 2
680 to 709
4% 4
6% 6
650 to 679
1% 1
2% 2
620 to 649
11% 11
14% 14
590 to 619
17% 17
24% 24
560 to 589
20% 20
28% 28
530 to 559
20% 20
18% 18
500 to 529
9% 9
6% 6
Under 500
17% 17
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

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Tuition: Can I afford it?

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$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
12% 37
5% 14
Students in Core Classes
86 Moore School of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
25% 25
Distance learning
20% 20
Team project
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • International Business
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • N/A
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 48
  • Average # of months to complete program 30
  • Six-Year completion rate 86%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, One weekend per month
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Completion of a telepresence infrastructure and a set of multimodal delivery mechanisms, in support of distance learning. Integration of Polycom and Cisco video conference / telepresence technologies.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
84% 84
African American
5% 5
Asian American
4% 4
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
Networking Clubs
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,343 Living MBA Alumni 10 Countries where alumni clubs exist
4 Active alumni clubs
3% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

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