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  • Avg. SAT Score
    1159
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $13,728
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    792
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
55 Colchester Ave
Burlington, Vermont 05405, United States
Website

About School of Business Administration

The School of Business Administration at the University of Vermont prepares students to be business leaders in a complex and dynamic global environment. To accomplish this, we cultivate awareness of the importance of creating sustainable businesses that value ethical, social, and environmental responsibilities. We infuse innovation and leadership in our curriculum, and develop graduates who are skilled at identifying problems and opportunities, and who make decisions based on adept analysis. Our faculty strive to achieve teaching excellence, promote thought leadership, and advance management practice.

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    78%
  • Yield
    14%
  • Job Offers
    94%
  • Average Salary
    $45,276
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1968

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About University of Vermont

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
78% University of Vermont 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Class rank
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. Secondary school record
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
22381% 22,381
78% 78
14% 14
78% School Selectivity
14% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not offered
Additional Requirements:

International and non-English speakers must provide TOEFL or IELTS scores or demonstrate English proficiency through approved ESL program.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
2769% 2,769
66% 66
15% 15
66% Program Selectivity
15% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not offered
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Separate application
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.0
  • Other transfer requirements To be considered as an internal transfer to the School of Business Administration, a student must: Minimally complete one semester of math and economics.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 97
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 28%
Top Industry
  • Other 18%
  • Media/Entertainment 6%
  • Consulting 2%
IBM 4
Top Employer
  • GE 3
  • Fuse Marketing 3
  • AXA 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
94% School of Business Administration 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
48% 48
62% 61.74527272727272
48% Receive Offers
0%
0%
After graduation, but within 3 months
46% 46
16% 15.83261363636364
46% Receive Offers
0%
0%
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
9% 9.05625
0% Receive Offers
0%
0%
90% Graduates seeking full-time employment
10% Graduates not seeking employment
69% 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
3% 3
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
27% 27
$57,667.00
45K 70K
General Management
8% 8
$38,000.00
26K 50K
Human Resources
6% 6
$37,000.00
28K 46K
Management Information Systems
1% 1
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
32% 32
$43,143.00
26K 55K
Operations/Production
5% 5
$47,333.00
34K 54K
Other
18% 18
$29,000.00
20K 40K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
3% 3
Data not provided
Consumer Products/Retail
18% 18
$35,000.00 Data not provided
Consulting
2% 2
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
28% 28
$56,778.00
45K 70K
Government/Education
3% 3
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health
4% 4
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Manufacturing
2% 2
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
6% 6
$50,000.00 Data not provided
Non-Profit
1% 1
Data not provided
Real Estate
2% 2
$30,000.00 Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
6% 6
$26,000.00 Data not provided
Technology/Science
7% 7
$47,430.00
34K 55K
Other
18% 18
$39,000.00
28K 50K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
64% 64
$45,059.00
26K 60K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
18% 18
$58,500.00
50K 67K
U.S. South
5% 5
$49,000.00
28K 60K
U.S. Southwest
1% 1
Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
2% 2
Data not provided
U.S. West
10% 10
$70,000.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • National Life 4
  • General Electric 3
  • Fuse Marketing 3
  • Unilever 2
  • Green Mountain Coffee Roasters 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 78
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 61
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 211
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Our Career Services office provides many activities and services including: Resume Review, Cover Letter review, Career Advising, Job Search Strategy, Seminars, panels, and guest speakers.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$27,320
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $13,728
  • Fees $1,960
  • Expenses $11,632
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$48,248
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $34,656
  • Fees $1,960
  • Expenses $11,632
70% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 14% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 64%
  • Merit 48%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.uvm.edu/~stdfinsv/
Scholarships
$4,106,271
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$4,753,839
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
55% 51
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
66% 38
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
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Sustainable Business, Business Analytics
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Business Program Classes
8% Less than 20 Students 47% More than 50 Students
45% 21 to 50 students
38 Average number of students in non-business required electives
21 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Case Studies Analysis
  • Business Management in China
  • China Internship
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2012
Degrees Offered
  • BSBA
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
34% 34
82% 82
Prominent Faculty
  • Pramodita Sharma

    Family Business & Entrepreneurship

  • Rocki-Lee DeWitt

    Strategy

  • David Jones

    Management & Organizational Behavior

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

    The School of Business Administration offers may work study opportunities in student services, the dean's office, our graduate office and our marketing and outreach offices.

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

    Nearly 37% of UVM undergraduates study abroad in nearly 80 countries each year. Some study for just a few weeks, while many spend one semester or a year studying in a foreign country. The School of Business offers a faculty-led study abroad experience in China each summer.

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

    Many Business School clubs take part in community service projects such as Relay for Life, mentorship programs (Boys & Girls Club, etc.), food drives and fundraisers. Some courses also incorporate projects which directly benefit local non-profits.

Students

27% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 21% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1240 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
86% 86
Hispanic
7% 7
Asian American
3% 3
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
5%
87%
0%
1%
6%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
97% 97
Canada
2% 2
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
1% 1
Dual Citizenship
0% 0
18 Average age of full-time students
85% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
66% 66
73% 73

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 7,221
Alumni Donations
$2,843 Average Gift $10,000,000 Largest Gift

Anonymous

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Stephen Penwell

    Director of Equity Research for North America at Morgan Stanley

  • John Hall

    COO at Rachael Ray

  • James Schaefer

    Senior Managing Director - Global Head of Energy, Power & Renewables for the Blackstone Group