Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1079
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $33,330
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    392
  • University Selectivity
    83%
  • University Yield
    26%
  • Average Salary
    $41,055
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1934
  • Program Length
    Two Year
Contact Information
1 John Carroll Boulevard
University Heights, Ohio 44118, United States
Website
405x225

Boler School of Business

The Boler School of Business is AACSB International accredited. Our students are challenged to apply classroom learning to solve real-world problems presented by top company leaders. Undergraduate majors include accountancy, business logistics, economics, finance, human resources management, international business with language and culture, management, and marketing. Graduate programs include the Boler Part-Time MBA, the 5th Year MBA, and an MS in Accountancy. The Edward M. Muldoon Center for Entrepreneurship and The Ginn Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility are both housed in the school.

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The business core classes allow students to not only learn a lot in their chosen field but also become well versed in many other subjects in business like management, marketing, law and ethics.

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About John Carroll University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
83% John Carroll University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. High school GPA
  2. Secondary school record
  3. SAT/ACT scores
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
3721% 3,721
83% 83
26% 26
83% School Selectivity
26% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • ACT or SAT1
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
243% 243
90% 90
100% 100
90% Program Selectivity
100% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Separate application
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.0
  • Other transfer requirements Completion of 4 specific courses with a 2.0 GPA for these 4 courses.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions No
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses?
  • How freshmen are admitted
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 28%
Top Industry
  • Manufacturing 10%
  • Consulting 6%
  • Other 4%
PricewaterhouseCoopers 5
Top Employer
  • Ernst & Young 4
  • Key Bank 3
  • Paragon Advisors 3
More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
81% 81
59% 59.252482758620694
81% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
7% 7
17% 16.796475409836066
7% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
8% 8
9% 9.484761904761905
8% Accept Offers
79% Graduates seeking full-time employment
21% Graduates not seeking employment
73% 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
2% 2
$42,000.00 Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
49% 49
$45,385.00
32K 85K
General Management
10% 10
$39,625.00
30K 50K
Human Resources
2% 2
$43,500.00
37K 50K
Management Information Systems
0% 0
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
27% 27
$32,867.00
22K 54K
Operations/Production
0% 0
Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
5% 5
$39,750.00
35K 45K
Other
5% 5
$34,259.00
34K 35K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
17% 17
$46,350.00
32K 50K
Consumer Products/Retail
12% 12
$39,813.00
22K 54K
Consulting
6% 6
$33,000.00
24K 40K
Financial Services
28% 28
$42,500.00
24K 85K
Government/Education
3% 3
$37,259.00
35K 40K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
3% 3
$41,500.00
40K 43K
Manufacturing
10% 10
$44,150.00
35K 54K
Media/Entertainment
1% 1
$25,000.00 Data not provided
Non-Profit
3% 3
$34,000.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
1% 1
$50,000.00 Data not provided
Real Estate
1% 1
Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
1% 1
Data not provided
Technology/Science
5% 5
$35,750.00
28K 50K
Transportation
5% 5
$37,250.00
35K 40K
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
4% 4
$30,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
9% 9
$49,250.00
28K 85K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. South
6% 6
$38,603.00
34K 48K
U.S. Southwest
0% 0
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
85% 85
$40,384.00
22K 54K
U.S. West
0% 0
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
  • Ernst & Young 6
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 6
  • Merrill Lynch 4
  • Bowden Manufacturing 3
  • Sherwin Williams 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 15
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 71
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 224
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 438
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Career Education Courses; Academic Internships; On-Campus Interviews; Career Fairs; Student/Alumni/Employer Online Networking Groups; Networking Events with Alumni/Employers, Career Counseling

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,520
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $33,330
  • Fees $1,150
  • Expenses $11,040
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,520
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $33,330
  • Fees $1,150
  • Expenses $11,040
96% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 0% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 45%
  • Merit 55%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.jcu.edu/aid
Scholarships
$7,531,763
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$8,285,993
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy Yes
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year 12,500

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Boler School of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
29% 27
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
33% 19
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
Boler School of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Other
  • Business Logistics
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Business Program Classes
25% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
75% 21 to 50 students
19 Average number of students in non-business required electives
28 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Labor Relations
  • Program length Two Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2007
Degrees Offered
  • BS in Business Administration
  • BS in Economics
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
66% 66
41% 41
Prominent Faculty
  • Dr. LeRoy Brooks

    Finance

  • Dr. Albert Nagy

    Accounting

  • Dr. Paul Murphy

    Business Logistics

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

    The Business School has an Internship Coodinator who assists students in finding internship opportunities.

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

    In the London Study Abroad Program, 20-30 students spend spring semester of their sophomore year in London. Also, there are other individual opportunities for students to study in other countries (i.e. Australia, China, Columbia, France, Peru, Germany, Ireland, Italy, South Korea & Spain) during their junior or senior years.

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

    As a Jesuit University, volunteer work and community service is a functional part of the mission of our university. The Center for Service and Social Action connects students to community service opportunities. Also, the Ginn Institute housed in the Boler School of Business provides funding for non-profit business internships.

Students

18% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 23% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1180 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
91% 91
Not Reported
4% 4
African American
4% 4
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
0%
71%
13%
1%
1%
14%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
97% 97
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
2% 2
Dual Citizenship
1% 1
Canada
0% 0
21 Average age of full-time students
88% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
81% 81
89% 89

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 9,787
Alumni Donations
$2,140 Average Gift $209,173 Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Rich Kramer

    Chairman, CEO & President/The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

  • Jim Myers

    CEO/PETCO Animal Supplies Inc.

  • John Boler

    Chairman & Founder/The Boler Co.