Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1346
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $5,870
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,473
  • University Selectivity
    42%
  • University Yield
    21%
  • Job Offers
    86%
  • Average Salary
    $56,958
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1970
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
4400 Vestal Parkway East
Binghamton, New York 13902-6000, United States
Website

School of Management

A component of Binghamton University, which is consistently ranked among the top public universities in the nation, the School of Management has stellar undergraduate programs in accounting and management, which stress analytic capabilities, experiential learning, integration across functional areas, communication skills and global and ethical environment. Its graduates attend elite graduate-level programs, are actively recruited by, and occupy leadership positions at, a large number of prestigious corporate and not-for-profit organizations.

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The business program does not hand us internship and job opportunities, but rather provides us with the tools, resources, skills, and preparation to find our own opportunities.

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About Binghamton University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
42% Binghamton University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. Extracurricular activities
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
29067% 29,067
42% 42
21% 21
42% School Selectivity
21% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not offered
Additional Requirements:

For freshmen: Supplemental admissions form, high school transcripts, essay. For transfer students: also transcripts from other colleges attended. For international students: also TOEFL or IELTS

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
5194% 5,194
24% 24
27% 27
24% Program Selectivity
27% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not offered
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers 3.5
  • Other transfer requirements Given intense competition, 3.5 is not a guarantee of admission
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 81
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 26%
Top Industry
  • Media/Entertainment 19%
  • Other 7%
  • Consulting 4%
EY 11
Top Employer
  • Deloitte 8
  • PwC 4
  • KPMG 4
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
86% School of Management 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
71% 71
62% 61.74527272727272
71% Receive Offers
71% 71
59% 59.252482758620694
71% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
15% 15
16% 15.83261363636364
15% Receive Offers
15% 15
17% 16.796475409836066
15% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
9% 9.05625
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
9% 9.484761904761905
0% Accept Offers
49% Graduates seeking full-time employment
51% Graduates not seeking employment
75% 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
4% 4
$59,333.00
55K 68K
Finance/Accounting
60% 60
$62,466.00
45K 100K
General Management
3% 3
$50,000.00 Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
Data not provided
Management Information Systems
7% 7
$57,000.00
45K 58K
Marketing/Sales
19% 19
$35,000.00 Data not provided
Operations/Production
0% 0
Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
7% 7
$38,750.00
38K 40K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
36% 36
$60,062.00
52K 68K
Consumer Products/Retail
1% 1
$37,500.00 Data not provided
Consulting
4% 4
$59,333.00
58K 60K
Financial Services
26% 26
$65,625.00
45K 100K
Government/Education
0% 0
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
0% 0
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
19% 19
$35,000.00 Data not provided
Non-Profit
2% 2
$0.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
0% 0
Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology/Science
4% 4
$52,667.00
45K 58K
Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Utilities
1% 1
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Other
7% 7
$43,750.00
38K 50K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
100% 100
$56,958.00
35K 100K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • PwC 10
  • EY 9
  • Goldman Sachs 4
  • KPMG 3
  • Deloitte 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 89
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 45
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 550
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Visits to NYC firms; Executive in Residence sessions, Walk-in Hours for Resume' reviews; Cover Letter Critiques; Mock Interviews: Mentoring by alumni events; Various networking events/opportunities.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$22,082
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $5,870
  • Fees $2,524
  • Expenses $13,688
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$32,402
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $16,190
  • Fees $2,524
  • Expenses $13,688
8% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 1% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 46%
  • Merit 55%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.binghamton.edu/financial-aid/
Scholarships
$293,396
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$315,423
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • School of Management
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
58% 53
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
36% 21
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
16 School of Management 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Quantitative Finance - requiring additional coursework in math and economics is offered for students interested in pursuing careers in investment banking and portfolio risk analysis.
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
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Business Program Classes
20% Less than 20 Students 13% More than 50 Students
68% 21 to 50 students
21 Average number of students in non-business required electives
41 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Equity Valuation
  • Sustainable Business Strategy
  • Business Intelligence Analytics
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2013
Degrees Offered
  • BS in Accounting
  • BS in Business Administration
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
69% 69
60% 60
Prominent Faculty
  • Kristian Rydqvist

    Finance

  • Francis Yammarino

    Organizational Behavior and Leadership

  • Subimal Chatterjee

    Marketing

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

    Most of the largest CPA firms offer a limited number of senior level students paid spring semester internship/co-op opportunities. Some of the investment banking firms that recruit at Binghamton offer similar opportunities.

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

    During semester breaks for-credit study abroad courses are offered in India and China focusing on doing business in those countries.

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

    Many of the student organizations on campus, including those within the School of Management, participate in fund raising efforts for local charitable or not-for-profit organizations. Some SOM courses provide consulting projects for regional nonprofits.

Students

57% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 67% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1410 75th Percentile Score on SAT 31 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
59% 59
Asian American
21% 21
Hispanic
10% 10
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
0%
97%
0%
0%
1%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
88% 88
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
12% 12
Canada
0% 0
19 Average age of full-time students
91% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
84% 84
90% 90

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 13,152
Alumni Donations
$520 Average Gift $100,000 Largest Gift

Anonymous

Most Prominent Alumni
  • David Zaslav

    CEO, Discovery Communications

  • Mark Zurack

    Managing Director (ret.), Goldman Sachs

  • Anthony Kendall

    CEO, Mitchell and Titus, LLP