Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1375
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $43,400
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    742
  • University Selectivity
    27%
  • University Yield
    29%
  • Job Offers
    97%
  • Average Salary
    $60,357
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1918
  • Program Length
    Two Year
Contact Information
1300 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta, Georgia 30322, United States
Website
405x225

Goizueta Business School

Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, founded in 1919, provides a world-class business education that combines functional specialization with a broad business perspective to create principle-based leaders. The School is regarded as a thought leader, creating and disseminating knowledge at the cutting edge of management practice. The mission of the BBA Program is to help our students grow intellectually, personally and professionally so that they feel enabled, empowered and motivated to make significant positive contributions to the organizations they serve and to society as a whole.

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Aside from teaching students all the technical skills for their careers, Goizueta Business School emphasizes practical application of knowledge, leadership, and alternative solution oriented thinking. It accomplishes these by incorporating discussion of ethical/unethical practices in all concentrations, offering classes with a emphasis on applying all the student's skills in a real setting, and approaching problems from multiple angles.

Social

Events Calendar

  • Sep 30
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    MAPS - Washington DC

    Washington, DC

    Meet with an Admissions representative and some of our distinguished alumni to learn more about our MBA programs!

  • Oct 1
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Networking Reception

    Washington, DC

    Prospective students interested in the One-Year MBA are invited to meet staff and alumni to learn what makes Goizueta and our One-Year program unique.

  • Oct 6
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Inside the MBA - Chicago

    Chicago, IL

    Meet with an Admissions representative and some of our distinguished alumni to learn more about our MBA programs!

About Emory University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
27% Emory University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. Recommendations
  3. Character/personal abilities
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
17681% 17,681
27% 27
29% 29
27% School Selectivity
29% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT required
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

International students are highly encouraged to take the TOEFL or IELTS. International students must also submit financial certification. Transfer Students are required to provide a professor recommendation .

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
516% 516
81% 81
99% 99
81% Program Selectivity
99% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? By invitation only
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Separate application
  • Min college GPA for transfers
  • Other transfer requirements Junior standing. Complete Micro&Macro Econ or Business Economics; Calculus I or AP Calculus; Financial Accounting and Data & Decision Analysis. Complete majority of GERs & post-freshman writing course . 3.3 freshman/sophomore GPA & above expected
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions No
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 0
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses?
  • How freshmen are admitted
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 35%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 16%
  • Media/Entertainment 5%
  • Other 4%
Deloitte 19
Top Employer
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers 17
  • JP Morgan 11
  • Ernst & Young 9
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
97% Goizueta Business School 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
82% 82
62% 61.74527272727272
82% Receive Offers
81% 81
59% 59.252482758620694
81% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
15% 15
16% 15.83261363636364
15% Receive Offers
16% 16
17% 16.796475409836066
16% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
3% 3
9% 9.05625
3% Receive Offers
4% 4
9% 9.484761904761905
4% Accept Offers
84% Graduates seeking full-time employment
16% Graduates not seeking employment
100% 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
12% 12
$65,077.00
52K 75K
Finance/Accounting
51% 51
$61,885.00
40K 100K
General Management
3% 3
$68,750.00
65K 73K
Human Resources
2% 2
$62,333.00
52K 75K
Management Information Systems
1% 1
$56,500.00
37K 73K
Marketing/Sales
22% 22
$50,097.00
25K 85K
Operations/Production
1% 1
$60,000.00
50K 70K
Other
8% 8
$58,612.00
45K 70K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
13% 13
$53,796.00
50K 60K
Consumer Products/Retail
11% 11
$53,606.00
43K 85K
Consulting
16% 16
$63,652.00
38K 75K
Financial Services
35% 35
$64,871.00
37K 100K
Government/Education
2% 2
$54,392.00
45K 64K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
2% 2
$62,336.00
60K 67K
Manufacturing
2% 2
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
5% 5
$40,917.00
33K 48K
Non-Profit
1% 1
$12,100.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
$54,500.00
54K 55K
Sports/Leisure
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology/Science
5% 5
$65,280.00
51K 85K
Transportation
1% 1
$49,500.00
49K 50K
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
4% 4
$41,653.00
25K 62K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
33% 33
$61,567.00
33K 85K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
4% 4
$58,157.00
42K 70K
U.S. South
48% 48
$57,510.00
25K 76K
U.S. Southwest
3% 3
$59,250.00
45K 73K
U.S. Midwest
6% 6
$56,540.00
43K 70K
U.S. West
6% 6
$61,715.00
48K 70K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Deloitte 13
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers 8
  • Emory University 8
  • HBSC 7
  • KPMG 7
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 87
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 184
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 2,904
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Career advising, job/internship postings, on-campus interviews, MBA coaches, alumni mentors, Career Leader assessment, interview clinics, required professional development labs, career treks, company visits, employer panels, mock interviews, career fairs, resume reviews, “Ace the Case” and modeling workshops, case based seminar series, Training the Street seminar, recruiter-in-residence program, employer meet & greets, employer resume critiques, industry network events, career prep series, shadowing programs.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$59,008
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $43,400
  • Fees $608
  • Expenses $15,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$59,008
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $43,400
  • Fees $608
  • Expenses $15,000
44% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 10% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 79%
  • Merit 21%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.emory.edu/FINANCIAL_AID
Scholarships
$8,124,941
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$8,301,223
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Goizueta Business School
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
49% 45
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
59% 34
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
15 Goizueta Business School 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Information Systems & Operations Management
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
More Information
Business Program Classes
23% Less than 20 Students 31% More than 50 Students
46% 21 to 50 students
34 Average number of students in non-business required electives
74 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Digital and Social Media Strategy
  • Behaviorial Economics
  • Strategies for Entertainment and Media
  • Global MacroEconomics Perspectives
  • Sports Marketing
  • Program length Two Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2013
Degrees Offered
  • BBA
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
97% 97
40% 40
Prominent Faculty
  • Anand Swaminathan

    Organization & Management

  • Jag Sheth

    Marketing

  • Benn Konsynski

    Information Systems/Operations Management

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

    Work study options include research and teaching assistanceships as well as project work in departmental offices. Students may also participate in a one-credit internship during the school year linked to an on-line discussion forum and supporting coursework. Some stipends are provided for students to work for non-profit organizations in the summer.

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

    Goizueta's relationships with internationally renowned business schools (42 in 25 countries) now include Chinese University of Hong Kong and Hebrew University. One-third of Goizueta BBAs study abroad each year; 100 exchange students join us each year. In addition to full semester study, Goizueta BBAs may serve as interns in Linz, Austria; Bangkok, Thailand; or Kaohsiung, Taiwan; participate in Emory summer study abroad and/or engage in sustainable development projects in Nicaragua.

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

    The Center for Social Enterprise and select courses place students on projects in community organizations. Volunteer Emory and the Office of Outreach and Community Partnerships connect students directly to community needs. Additional student-driven opportunities are available through service organizations and Alternative Spring break. The Program provides a select number of summer stipends for interns in non-profit s. 69% of the BBA students report that they volunteer weekly.

Students

1430 75th Percentile Score on SAT 33 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
62% 62
Asian American
23% 23
Hispanic
6% 6
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
More Information
U.S. Regional Breakdown
13%
12%
30%
6%
27%
9%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
69% 69
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
25% 25
Dual Citizenship
5% 5
Canada
1% 1
20 Average age of full-time students
94% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
96% 96
99% 99

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 7,493
Alumni Donations
$814 Average Gift $100,000 Largest Gift

Jeffrey H Schwartz

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Scott Budnick

    Producer, The Hangover franchise

  • Rick Rieder

    Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income Portfolios, BlackRock

  • Barry Silbert

    Founder & CEO, SecondMarket