Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1173
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $9,394
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,434
  • University Selectivity
    57%
  • University Yield
    34%
  • Job Offers
    75%
  • Average Salary
    $49,633
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1913
  • Program Length
    Two Year
Contact Information
1130 E Helen St
McClelland Hall 204
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108, United States
Website
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Eller College of Management

The Eller College of Management supports 5,500 undergraduate and 600 graduate students on the University of Arizona campus in beautiful Tucson, Arizona. The Eller College of Management leads the nation’s business schools in generating grant funds for research and are home to top-ranked undergraduate programs in Entrepreneurship, MIS and Accounting. The Eller community is a wonderful place to learn that supports and develops a diverse community of scholars whose knowledge, integrity, and entrepreneurial spirit will transform business and society; this is the Eller Experience.

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The architectural layout of the Kogod School of Business is such that undergraduate students. MBA students, and Professors are constantly crossing paths and interacting, which is an interesting experience. Definitely creates a family (or "cult") like feel to Kogod.

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About University of Arizona

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
57% University of Arizona 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
34119% 34,119
57% 57
34% 34
57% School Selectivity
34% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • None
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Complete the online or paper application. Pay application fee. Submit high school/college transcripts (Non-native-english-speaking international - Submit English proficiency and financial guarantee)

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1145% 1,145
85% 85
97% 97
85% Program Selectivity
97% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Required
Required Tests

A skills assessment exam which covers core competencies in mathematics and financial accounting.

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Separate application
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.75
  • Other transfer requirements A minimum 2.75 GPA. Performance in Pre-Business Foundation courses is competitive and includes all previous attempts at coursework. Calculation of the foundation course GPA does include grades from transferred coursework. These grades do not affect the UA cumulative GPA. Letter of Intent, Resume, and Interview
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 5
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Admitted by Honors College as freshmen and complete prerequisites during the first two years. Maintain minimum requirements for priority during admissions process.

Careers

Financial Services 19%
Top Industry
  • Other 16%
  • Manufacturing 6%
  • Consulting 6%
Ernst and Young
Top Employer
  • PWC
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Vanguard
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
75% 75
62% 61.74527272727272
75% Receive Offers
65% 65
59% 59.252482758620694
65% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
0%
0%
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
75% Graduates seeking full-time employment
25% Graduates not seeking employment
77% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
9% 9
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
32% 32
Data not provided
General Management
7% 7
Data not provided
Human Resources
1% 1
Data not provided
Management Information Systems
10% 10
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
24% 24
Data not provided
Operations/Production
8% 8
Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
10% 10
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
9% 9
Data not provided
Consumer Products/Retail
15% 15
Data not provided
Consulting
6% 6
Data not provided
Financial Services
19% 19
Data not provided
Government/Education
2% 2
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health
6% 6
Data not provided
Manufacturing
6% 6
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
2% 2
Data not provided
Non-Profit
2% 2
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
2% 2
Data not provided
Real Estate
1% 1
Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
2% 2
Data not provided
Technology/Science
13% 13
Data not provided
Transportation
1% 1
Data not provided
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
16% 16
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
7% 7
Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
3% 3
Data not provided
U.S. South
4% 4
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
61% 61
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
3% 3
Data not provided
U.S. West
22% 22
Data not provided
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Nike
  • Arizona Diamond Backs
  • Walmart
  • Target
  • Avnet
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 16
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 75
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 148
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 290
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Career coach for each major. Major specific career planning and programming. Internship and full-time career search. Full time job and internship postings. 2 Career classes in pre-business curriculum. Study tours. Internship Programs. Externships and mentoring with alumni. Networking opportunities. Employer site visits.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$17,734
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $9,394
  • Fees $1,018
  • Expenses $7,322
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$34,410
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $26,070
  • Fees $1,018
  • Expenses $7,322
48% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 26%
  • Merit 74%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://financialaid.arizona.edu/
Scholarships
$18,923,611
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$20,300,000
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Eller College of Management
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
217% 200
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
69% 40
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
5 Eller College of Management 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Sports Business
  • Information Security
More Information
Business Program Classes
30% Less than 20 Students 49% More than 50 Students
49% 21 to 50 students
40 Average number of students in non-business required electives
111 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Program length Two Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2000
Degrees Offered
  • BSBA/Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
142% 142
60% 60
Prominent Faculty
  • Dan Dhaliwal

    Capital Market Research

  • Sudha Ram

    Business Intelligence/Analytics

  • Robert Lusch

    Complex Adaptive Systems

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Internships, Externships, On-campus Internship Program

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    International Internships (London, Madrid, Hong Kong), International Study Tours (Costa Rica Ethics Tour, International Sports Summer Program), Semester long International Study Abroad programs, Global Eller Cohorts.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    Annual philanthropy days with Make a Difference Day. Corporate social responsibility initiatives. Refugee relief programs.

Students

33% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 23% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1244 75th Percentile Score on SAT 27 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
57% 57
Hispanic
17% 17
Not Reported
13% 13
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
21%
6%
2%
69%
0%
1%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
86% 86
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
14% 14
22 Average age of full-time students
80% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
90% 90
95% 95

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni
Alumni Donations
Average Gift Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Karl Eller

    President/The Eller Company

  • Norm McClelland

    CEO/Shamrock Foods

  • Robert Eckert

    Former CEO/Mattel