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  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $11,108
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,565
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
2200 N Squirrel Rd
238 Elliott Hall
Rochester Hills, Michigan 48309, United States
Website

About School of Business Administration

At the Oakland University business school, students find programs that give them the unique combination of academic preparation and practical skills needed to succeed professionally. The major and minor programs offer a steppingstone for students to discover the right career path, while providing a comprehensive knowledge of business disciplines. The rich combination of business connections, experiential learning opportunities, internships, leadership and career preparation, and support services help SBA graduates to succeed.

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    82%
  • Yield
    39%
  • Average Salary
    $40,000
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1969

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About Oakland University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
82% Oakland University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. High school GPA
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT
  • Min. ACT
  • Min. GPA 3.20
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT
  • Min. ACT 18
  • Min. GPA 2.80
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
12164% 12,164
82% 82
39% 39
82% School Selectivity
39% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT recommended
  • ACT required
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Home schooled - ACT min = 20 TOEFL score of 550 paper-based, 213 computer based, or 79 internet-based for International.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1533% 1,533
78% 78
39% 39
78% Program Selectivity
39% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Declare business major
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.0
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 69
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
52% 52
59% 59.252482758620694
52% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
8% 8
17% 16.796475409836066
8% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
6% 6
9% 9.484761904761905
6% Accept Offers
71% Graduates seeking full-time employment
29% Graduates not seeking employment
71% 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
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 32
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 4,209
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Recruiter Receptions Accounting Recruiting Panel SBA Business Expo Student Appointments On-Campus Interviews Employer Meet and Greets Employer Info Sessions Resume Reviews Mock Interviews Career Fairs Internship Mixers Mix and Mingles with Employers Student Organization Events Etiquette Dinner Job Posting Access Career Directed Video Access

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$20,542
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $11,108
  • Expenses $9,434
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$34,170
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $24,736
  • Expenses $9,434
31% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 2% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 51%
  • Merit 49%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.oakland.edu/financial services
Scholarships
$3,247,992
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$3,484,373
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 Business Administration
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
34% 31
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
33% 19
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
0 School of Business Administration 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
More Information
Business Program Classes
26% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
74% 21 to 50 students
19 Average number of students in non-business required electives
61 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum
Degrees Offered
  • BS in Accounting
  • BS in Finance
  • BS in Business Economics/BS in Economics
  • BS in General Management
  • BS in HRM/ BS in Marketing
  • BS in Operations Management
  • BS in Management Information Systems
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
151% 151
44% 44
Prominent Faculty
  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Work study - on-campus employment opportunities are available to students. Co-op/Internship opportunities - provided through Career Services - students can apply and work for a company to gain real world experience in their chosen field of study.

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

    AHA study abroad opportunities Partnership programs with schools in Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Australia, Africa

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

Students

12% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 17% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
22 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
73% 73
African American
10% 10
Not Reported
5% 5
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
%
100%
%
0%
0%
%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
98% 98
Canada
1% 1
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
1% 1
19 Average age of full-time students
78% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
0%
0%

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 12,670
Alumni Donations
$267 Average Gift $21,518 Largest Gift

Anonymous

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Susan Kluge

    Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Blue Care Network

  • Mark Mendola

    US Tax Leader and Vice Chairman, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC

  • Linda Voss

    Chief Operations Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Ally Commercial Finance, LLC