Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1022
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $7,864
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    3,384
  • University Selectivity
    43%
  • University Yield
    84%
  • Average Salary
    $52,500
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1930
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
2801 W. Bancroft
Mail Stop 103
Toledo, Ohio 43615, United States
Website
405x225

College of Business & Innovation

The University of Toledo College of Business and Innovation (COBI) is dedicated to developing lifelong leaders for the world of business. With more than 3,000 students, a new high-tech/high-touch learning environment and a job placement rate of more than 80% — even in recent economic conditions — UT COBI is where you should prepare for your future in the rapidly growing global business environment! Distinguishing features include a superb, student-centered faculty, a student managed $1 million investment fund, a leading sales school, outstanding student organizations, study abroad opportunities and more.

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We have one of the top ranked Sales schools. We have great technology and a great sales lab to aid us in the program. We have competitions and participate in competitions nationwide.

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About University of Toledo

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
43% University of Toledo 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. High school GPA
  2. SAT/ACT scores
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT 740
  • Min. ACT 15
  • Min. GPA 2.00
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT
  • Min. ACT
  • Min. GPA 2.80
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
15833% 15,833
43% 43
84% 84
43% School Selectivity
84% 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:

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1307% 1,307
40% 40
88% 88
40% Program Selectivity
88% 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 2.4
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 67
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Hilti
Top Employer
  • Goodyear
  • Owens Corning
  • HCR Manor Care
More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
50% 50
59% 59.252482758620694
50% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
30% 30
17% 16.796475409836066
30% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
70% Graduates seeking full-time employment
30% Graduates not seeking employment
60% 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
Finance/Accounting
20% 20
$54,500.00 Data not provided
General Management
5% 5
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Human Resources
15% 15
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Management Information Systems
20% 20
$58,000.00 Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
30% 30
$51,000.00 Data not provided
Operations/Production
5% 5
$53,000.00 Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
5% 5
$53,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
20% 20
Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
10% 10
Data not provided
U.S. South
20% 20
Data not provided
U.S. Southwest
10% 10
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
60% 60
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • 3M
  • Quicken Loans
  • Target
  • Tenneco
  • Ernst and Young
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 95
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 156
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 196
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
The College of Business and Innovation houses the Business Career Program Office which assists students in obtaining internships and full-time opportunities. Mock interviews, etiquette dinners, job fairs, resume critiques and dress for success seminars are offered to students. In addition, there are two required career develoment courses in the Business curriculum to prepare students for their job searches.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$17,566
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $7,864
  • Fees $1,190
  • Expenses $8,512
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$26,686
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $16,984
  • Fees $1,190
  • Expenses $8,512
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need
  • Merit
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.utoledo.edu/financialaid/
Scholarships
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • College of Business & Innovation
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
65% 60
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
69% 40
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
0 College of Business & Innovation 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Professional Sales
More Information
Business Program Classes
18% Less than 20 Students 20% More than 50 Students
62% 21 to 50 students
40 Average number of students in non-business required electives
New Electives
  • Sports Marketing
  • Franchising
  • App Development
  • Sales for the Social Good
  • Sports Leadership
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 1997
Degrees Offered
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
131% 131
50% 50
Prominent Faculty
  • Clint Longenecker

    Management

  • Ellen Pullins

    Professional Sales

  • Monideepa Tarafdar

    Information Systems

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

    Internships and co-op opportunities are offered to the students through the Business Career Program Office which is housed within the College. Approximately 85 percent of the college's students participate in an internship or co-op during their academic preparation.

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

    The College participates with The Center for International Studies and Programs who partners with USAC (University Studies Abroad Consortium; UT credit) ISA (International Studies Abroad; UT credit) GlobaLinks (Euro/Asia/AustrLearn) and Semester at Sea (cruise ship; credits are transferred in from Virginia). The College of Business and Innovation also provides 10-day, faculty-led, intensive immersion trips 2 times a year to Asia and Europe.

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

    Several courses throughout the curriculum incorporate Service Learning Projects.

Students

9% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 20% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1200 75th Percentile Score on SAT 23 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
65% 65
Not Reported
18% 18
African American
9% 9
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
More Information
U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
99%
0%
0%
0%
0%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
89% 89
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
11% 11
Dual Citizenship
0% 0
Canada
0% 0
19 Average age of full-time students
93% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
0%
0%

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni
Alumni Donations
Average Gift Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Ed Kinsey

    Entrepreneur

  • John Neff

    International Financier

  • Charles Sullivan

    Former CEO of Interstate Bakeries