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The David Eccles School of Business at University of Utah

Business School Admissions

Application (Fall 2013)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) October 15
Application deadline (international students) October 15
Application fee $55

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time)

Acceptance rate 75.9% - High
Average age of new entrants 27
Average undergraduate GPA 3.44 - High
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 3-3.82
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 67
Average GMAT score 610 - Medium
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) 540-680
Students with prior work experience 41
Average work experience (months) 20

Admissions & Enrollment (Part-time)

Acceptance rate 65.8%
Average age of new entrants 30
Average undergraduate GPA 3.32
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 3.02-3.7
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 101
Average GMAT score 573
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) 490-660
Students with prior work experience 102
Average work experience (months) 64

Undergraduate Majors

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 600 paper test
100 internet-based test

Factors and Procedures Used in Admissions

(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Full-time program
Admission decisions are based on a variety of factors including academic readiness, professional work experience, demonstrated leadership and intellectual curiosity. Emphasis is placed on diversity of experience/background and ability to contribute to a cooperative learning environment.
Executive program
All participants have six-plus years of professional and/ or managerial experience, and have strong potential for senior-level leadership positions. Diversity in type and size of organization, in gender and culture, and in professional experiences. Application, essays, letter of recommendations, nomination letter, and interview are required.
Part-time program
Academic readiness based on undergrad/grad record (school, major, GPA) and GMAT. Work/life experience, maturity, motivation, goals, character and fit with the program judged by essay questions, resume and references, and interview process. Emphasis is placed on diversity of experience/background and ability to contribute to a cooperative learning environment.
Part-time distance learning program N/A

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Andrea Miller
Full-time program phone (801) 581-7785
Full-time program E-mail mastersinfo@business.utah.edu
Full-time program website http:/​/​www.​business.​utah.​edu/​
Executive program phone (801) 581-5577
Executive program E-mail emba@utah.edu
Executive program website http:/​/​www.​business.​utah.​edu/​exec-mba
Part-time program phone (801) 581-6836
Part-time program E-mail pmba@utah.edu
Part-time program website http:/​/​http:/​/​www.​business.​utah.​edu/​professional-mba
Part-time distance learning program phone N/A
Part-time distance learning program E-mail N/A
Part-time distance learning program website N/A
 

Business School Academics

Program Offerings

(21) Departments/concentrations
accounting production/operations management
finance organizational behavior
general management portfolio management
health care administration public administration
human resources management real estate
international business supply chain management/logistics
leadership quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research
manufacturing and technology management tax
marketing technology
management information systems other
not-for-profit management
Departments with highest M.B.A. demand entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, production/operations management, organizational behavior
Types of M.B.A. programs offered full-time traditional two year, part-time evenings and weekends, traditional executive MBA
Joint programs available architecture, computer science/information systems, engineering, healthcare (management), law

Curricula Descriptions

(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Full-time program
A sixty-two credit hour program features core curriculum (32 credit hours) focusing on industry agnostic fundamental skills. Electives(25.5) can be taken from marketing, finance, accounting, entrepreneurial, operations and management. A 4.5 credit hours field study / capstone project and internship round out the MBA curriculum by providing opportunities to apply skills learned in the classroom.
Executive program
The Executive MBA curriculum is a cohort program, all participants take the same courses throughout the 21-month program. The faculty teach how to apply analytical methods and conceptual tools from finance, statistics, behavioral sciences, and other academic disciplines to solve complex business problems and improve leadership skills.
Part-time program
Courses are scheduled so students attend classes two evenings each week. The first part of the program is a set core curriculum, 30 credit hours, which develops a strong foundation in the major business disciplines. Rather than a rigid, fixed curriculum throughout the entire program, the second part is composed of electives, 18 credit hours.
Part-time distance learning program N/A
 

Business School Ranking

#84 Best Business Schools

(1) Ranking by Specialties

#69 in Part-time M.B.A.

Business Ranking Scores

These data apply only to full-time students.

Score 39
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.8
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.1
Acceptance rate 75.9% - High
Average starting salary and bonus $65,230 - Medium
Average undergraduate GPA 3.44 - High
Average GMAT score 610 - Medium
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 75.0% - High
Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation 77.8% - Medium
Enrollment (full-time) 164
 

Business School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Enrollment 470

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 164
Minority students 13.4%
International students 0.6%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 306
Minority students 9.8%
International students 1.0%
 

Business School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Andrea Miller
Financial aid phone (801) 581-7785

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $45,000 total program (in-state)
Full-time: $75,000 total program (out-of-state)
Part-time: $46,800 total program (in-state)
Part-time: $70,200 total program (out-of-state)
Required fees $1,800 per program
Room and board, books, and miscellaneous expenses $17,180
Average indebtedness of 2011 graduating class $34,725

Financial Aid Availability

College-funded aid (fellowships, assistantships, grants, or scholarships) available Yes
Fellowships 5
Teaching assistantships 5
Research assistantships 5
International students eligible for college-funded aid Yes
High
Career and Salary Statistics

Business School Career and Salary Statistics

University of Utah has submitted its most recent career data in accordance with the MBA Career Services Council Standards for Reporting MBA Employment Statistics and has granted permission to the Graduate Management Admission Council to send an independent third party to review for accuracy and compliance.

Class of 2011

Full-time graduates 62
Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment 36
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 75.0% - High
Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation 77.8% - Medium

Base Salary: Overall

Total reporting base salary 25
Low base salary $25,000
Average base salary $62,750
High base salary $100,000

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens

Low base salary: U.S. citizens $25,000
Average base salary: U.S. citizens $62,479
High base salary: U.S citizen $100,000

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals

Low base salary: Foreign nationals $50,000
Average base salary: Foreign nationals $66,000
High base salary: Foreign nationals $82,000

Signing Bonus: Overall

Total reporting signing bonus 5
Low signing bonus $1,000
Average signing bonus $12,400
High signing bonus $31,000

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens $1,000
Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens $14,250
High signing bonus: U.S. citizens $31,000

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals $5,000
Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals $5,000
High signing bonus: Foreign nationals $5,000

Other Compensation: Overall

Total reporting other compensation 12
Low other compensation $1,000
Average other compensation $7,292
High other compensation $30,000

Other Compensation: U.S. Citizens

Low other compensation: U.S. citizens $1,000
Average other compensation: U.S. citizens $7,450
High other compensation: U.S. citizens $30,000

Other Compensation: Foreign Nationals

Low other compensation: Foreign nationals $3,000
Average other compensation: Foreign nationals $6,500
High other compensation: Foreign nationals $10,000

Base Salary by Occupation

Numbers for employment by occupation are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.
Number reporting marketing/sales jobs 1
Marketing/sales low salary $25,000
Marketing/sales average salary $66,125
Marketing/sales high salary $98,000
Number reporting operations/production jobs 1
Operations/production low salary $50,000
Operations/production average salary $50,000
Operations/production high salary $50,000
Number reporting general management jobs 3
General management low salary $55,000
General management average salary $71,667
General management high salary $100,000
Number reporting finance/accounting jobs 3
Finance/accounting low salary $65,000
Finance/accounting average salary $71,667
Finance/accounting high salary $85,000
Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs 0
Management information systems (MIS) low salary $0
Management information systems (MIS) average salary $0
Management information systems (MIS) high salary $0
Number reporting consulting jobs 0
Consulting low salary $0
Consulting average salary $0
Consulting high salary $0
Number reporting human resources jobs 2
Human resources low salary $51,000
Human resources average salary $55,500
Human resources high salary $60,000
Number reporting having jobs in other areas 8
Other occupations low salary $52,500
Other occupations average salary $63,938
Other occupations high salary $85,000

Base Salary by Industry

Numbers for employment by industry are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.
Number reporting government jobs 0
Government low salary $0
Government average salary $0
Government high salary $0
Number reporting manufacturing jobs 1
Manufacturing low salary $55,000
Manufacturing average salary $55,000
Manufacturing high salary $55,000
Number reporting non-profit jobs 0
Non-profit low salary $0
Non-profit average salary $0
Non-profit high salary $0

Base Salary by Geographic Region

Numbers for employment by location are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.
Number reporting jobs in the Northeast (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT) 1
Northeast low salary $92,000
Northeast average salary $92,000
Northeast high salary $92,000
Number reporting jobs in the Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV) 0
Middle Atlantic low salary $0
Middle Atlantic average salary $0
Middle Atlantic high salary $0
Number reporting jobs in the South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN) 0
South low salary $0
South average salary $0
South high salary $0
Number reporting jobs in the Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI) 0
Midwest low salary $0
Midwest average salary $0
Midwest high salary $0
Number reporting jobs in the Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX) 0
Southwest low salary $0
Southwest average salary $0
Southwest high salary $0
Number reporting jobs in the West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY) 22
West low salary $25,000
West average salary $63,977
West high salary $100,000
Number reporting jobs located internationally 0
International low salary $0
International average salary $0
International high salary $0
 


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