Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    596
  • Program Cost
    $11,598
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    261
Contact Information
1801 Liacouras Walk
Alter Hall (006-22)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6083, United States
Website

The Fox School of Business is recognized for excellence in education and research. Fox offers an on-campus BBA program and an online BBA completion program, 4 MBA programs in fulltime, part-time, online and executive formats, and 8 specialized masters programs as well as PhD programs in business and statistics. The Fox faculty are known for outstanding research appearing in top journals and engaged research that benefits Fox students and corporate constituents. Fox offers rigorous curricula, substantial experiential learning, professional development and career services leading to high job placement rates.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    26%
  • Selectivity
    48%

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 75
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 42 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
48% Fox School of Business & Management 72% Average Across All Schools

596 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 124
48% 48.0
26% 26.0
Female
49% 49
International
0% 0
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
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
35% 35
Marketing / Sales
33% 33
Operations
12% 12
Other
8% 8
Consulting
4% 4
Management
4% 4
General Management
2% 2
Human Resources
2% 2
Financial Services
29% 29
Pharma / Health Care
24% 24
Consumer Products
14% 14
Other
8% 8
Media / Entertainment
8% 8
Technology
6% 6
Manufacturing
6% 6
Petroleum / Energy
2% 2
Consulting
2% 2
Real Estate
0% 0
Government
0% 0
Non-Profit
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0% 0
740 to 769
0%
0% 0
710 to 739
0%
5% 5
680 to 709
0%
5% 5
650 to 679
0%
8% 8
620 to 649
0%
23% 23
590 to 619
0%
15% 15
560 to 589
0%
20% 20
530 to 559
0%
15% 15
500 to 529
0%
7% 7
Under 500
0%
2% 2
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$11,598
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $931
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$16,362
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,328
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
47% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
19% 57
10% 30
Students in Core Classes
19 Fox School of Business & Management 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
20% 20
Team project
20% 20
Experiential learning
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 54
  • Average # of months to complete program 36
  • Six-Year completion rate 84%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Via the Internet (unscheduled), Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Alter Hall, a 217sq foot state-of-the-art building, was completed in January 2009. The old building, Speakman Hall, was completely renovated, to match the technologies of Alter Hall. There are 30 Smartrooms with dual projectors and annotation capable LCD, Class Capture with Live streaming, Capital Markets Room with Bloomberg Terminals, Ticker financial feeds, Digital Signage, Wireless Internet access and printing, 22 Email Stations, 26 Break out Rooms and WebEx for Online collaboration.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
Not Reported
65% 65
White
29% 29
Asian American
6% 6
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Other
Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • International Club
  • Volunteer
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

10,886 Living MBA Alumni 8 Countries where alumni clubs exist
17 Active alumni clubs
4% 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.