Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1179
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $33,740
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    824
  • University Selectivity
    79%
  • University Yield
    16%
  • Job Offers
    61%
  • Average Salary
    $50,000
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1950
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, New Jersey 07079, United States
Website
405x225

Stillman School of Business

A Stillman education transforms concepts into practice. Students sharpen their skills in our hands-on learning labs: Market Research Center, Trading Room and Sports Poll. They participate in internships, case competitions, networking events and our venture fund competition. Our location and alumni connections provide opportunities with the most prominent employers in the world. Programs include a concentration in sport management and certificate in entrepreneurial studies (both undergraduate and MBA) and a market research certificate (undergraduate). Stillman has AACSB business and accounting accreditation.

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The sense of community we have here at Seton Hall makes Seton Hall's business program unique. I am able to talk to all my professors for help and all of them are willing to help. It provides students with a strong sense of security.

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About Seton Hall University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
79% Seton Hall University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. SAT/ACT scores
  2. High school GPA
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT 1000
  • Min. ACT 22
  • Min. GPA 3.00
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT 1040
  • Min. ACT 21
  • Min. GPA 2.90
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
10732% 10,732
79% 79
16% 16
79% School Selectivity
16% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Essay Teacher recommendation Counselor report

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1709% 1,709
55% 55
21% 21
55% Program Selectivity
21% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.67
  • Other transfer requirements Students must earn at least 45 credits of which 12 credits must have been earned at Seton Hall. Students must successfully complete (3) courses; 1) MATH 1205 - Finite Mathematics with Calculus for Business; 2) ECON 1402 - Microeconomics; and 3) BACC 2103 - Financial Accounting, where successful completion is defined as a grade of at least a "C+" in MATH 1205 and at least a "C" in ECON 1402 and BACC 2103. Students must earn an average of 2.67 (equivalent of "B-") across all 3 courses and a cumulative grade point average of at least a 2.67.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 89
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 20%
Top Industry
  • Media/Entertainment 6%
  • Other 4%
  • Real Estate 3%
Prudential 7
Top Employer
  • Ernst & Young 5
  • Deloitte 4
  • KPMG 4
More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
61% 61
62% 61.74527272727272
61% Receive Offers
61% 61
59% 59.252482758620694
61% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
23% 23
17% 16.796475409836066
23% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
9% 9
9% 9.484761904761905
9% Accept Offers
86% Graduates seeking full-time employment
14% Graduates not seeking employment
93% 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
1% 1
$37,500.00 Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
51% 51
$53,100.00
18K 63K
General Management
9% 9
$40,600.00
23K 63K
Human Resources
1% 1
$37,500.00 Data not provided
Management Information Systems
3% 3
$55,000.00
53K 58K
Marketing/Sales
24% 24
$36,800.00
23K 58K
Operations/Production
2% 2
$35,000.00
23K 48K
Logistics/Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
9% 9
$45,500.00
18K 73K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
22% 22
$54,615.00
18K 63K
Consumer Products/Retail
13% 13
$45,000.00
23K 63K
Consulting
2% 2
$30,000.00
23K 38K
Financial Services
20% 20
$52,040.00
33K 63K
Government/Education
3% 3
$52,500.00
38K 63K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
4% 4
$45,830.00
33K 58K
Manufacturing
2% 2
$67,500.00
63K 73K
Media/Entertainment
6% 6
$36,780.00
28K 48K
Non-Profit
2% 2
$42,500.00
38K 48K
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
$36,250.00
28K 53K
Sports/Leisure
15% 15
$35,500.00
23K 48K
Technology/Science
3% 3
$47,500.00
33K 58K
Transportation
1% 1
$37,500.00 Data not provided
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
4% 4
$32,500.00
18K 48K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
92% 92
$47,447.00
18K 73K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
5% 5
$47,553.00
33K 58K
U.S. South
1% 1
$52,500.00 Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
1% 1
$22,500.00 Data not provided
U.S. West
1% 1
$57,500.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Prudential Center/NJ Devils 8
  • Prudential 6
  • Oppenheimer 4
  • KPMG 4
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 4
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 11
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 48
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 138
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 1,166
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
The number of internships reported in 2013 increased 18% from the prior year. Recruiting activities for Stillman students include the On-Campus Interview Program and seven key networking/recruiting events targeting various business discipline areas. Stillman-only drop-in hours are held in the business building. A dedicated business-team staff provides career advising, assessments, resume critiques, interview preparation and seminars; they host workshops in business classes and refer employers for class projects.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$49,586
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $33,740
  • Fees $2,080
  • Expenses $13,766
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$49,586
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $33,740
  • Fees $2,080
  • Expenses $13,766
63% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 1% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 8%
  • Merit 92%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.shu.edu/offices/financial-aid/
Scholarships
$11,982,192
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$13,952,283
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy Yes
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year 5,500

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Stillman School of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
33% 30
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
45% 26
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
3 Stillman School of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Sports Business
More Information
Business Program Classes
16% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
84% 21 to 50 students
26 Average number of students in non-business required electives
70 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Supply Chain Management with SAP
  • Exploring Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to the Securities Industry
  • Leadership Seminar
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2008
Degrees Offered
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
80% 80
41% 41
Prominent Faculty
  • Eleanor Xu

    Finance

  • Hongfei Tang

    Finance

  • Henry Amoroso

    Legal Studies

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

    Students may earn general elective credits by participating in approved academic internships. Internships are available as early as the summer after freshman year, and most are paid positions. Proximity to the New York metropolitan area affords the opportunity for internship experiences with numerous high-profile firms in every industry possible. Students who are eligible for federal funding can work for the Stillman School and other academic units on campus.

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

    Each year, Stillman sponsors 3-4 international trips of 1-2 weeks in duration. Trips include corporate site visits and networking with local business leaders. The School has exchange agreements with universities in Beijing, Dublin, London, Macao, Shanghai, Wuhan and Xian. Business students may participate in University study abroad programs. Destinations include: Chile, China, Costa Rica, Egypt, England, France, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Poland, Puerto Rico, Russia and Spain.

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

    Freshmen must provide 10 hours of community service in their first semester. SHU’s Division of Volunteer Efforts helps students choose volunteer programs and hosts days of service in surrounding communities. All Stillman School clubs take part in some form of community service, and Beta Alpha Psi members provide volunteer income tax assistance to low-income taxpayers. University Student Servant Leader Awards are made annually to students who have made outstanding service contributions.

Students

37% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 42% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1250 75th Percentile Score on SAT 28 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
66% 66
Hispanic
15% 15
Asian American
7% 7
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
More Information
U.S. Regional Breakdown
3%
6%
84%
0%
2%
5%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
99% 99
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
1% 1
Dual Citizenship
0% 0
Canada
0% 0
18 Average age of full-time students
84% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
66% 66
80% 80

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 16,572
Alumni Donations
$627 Average Gift $20,000 Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • David B. Gerstein

    President, Thermwell Products Co, Inc.

  • Stephen Waldis

    Founder and CEO, Synchronoss Technologies

  • James O'Brien

    Co-CEO, Napier Park Global Capital, LLC