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University of Pennsylvania (Wharton)

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Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):  4.5
Acceptance rate (full-time):  20.7%
Average starting salary and bonus:  $142,574
Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):  3.60
Average GMAT score (full-time):  728
Business School Admissions

Application:

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

March 26

Application deadline (international students):

March 26

Application fee:

$265

Application (Fall 2016):

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

March 26

Application deadline (international students):

March 26

Application fee:

$265

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time):

Applicants (full-time):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate (full-time):

20.7%

Average age of new entrants:

28

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.60

Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile):

N/A

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

100

Average GMAT score (full-time):

728

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

N/A

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

816

Students with prior work experience:

843

Average work experience (months):

60

Admissions & Enrollment (Part-time):

Applicants (part-time):

N/A

Acceptance rate:

N/A

Average age of new entrants:

N/A

Average undergraduate GPA:

N/A

Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile):

N/A

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

N/A

Average GMAT score:

N/A

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

N/A

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

N/A

Students with prior work experience:

N/A

Average work experience (months):

N/A

Admissions & Enrollment (Executive Degree Program):

Applicants (executive degree):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate:

N/A

Average age of new entrants:

35

Average undergraduate GPA:

N/A

Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile):

N/A

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

N/A

Average GMAT score:

N/A

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

610 750

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

225

Students with prior work experience:

104

Average work experience (months):

134

GRE Scores:

GRE accepted for admissions:

Yes

Percentage of fall 2014 entering class that submitted GRE scores:

5%

GRE accepted as alternative to GMAT:

Yes

Undergraduate Majors:

Undergraduate Majors:

Not Reported

TOEFL/IELTS:

TOEFL required for international students:

Yes

Minimum TOEFL score required:

N/A

Mean TOEFL of entering students:

N/A

Median TOEFL of entering students:

N/A

Minimum IELTS score required:

N/A

Factors and Procedures Used in Admissions:

Full-time program:

Not Reported

Executive program:

Not Reported

Part-time program:

N/A

Part-time distance learning program:

N/A

Admissions Contacts:

Director of admissions:

Maryellen Lamb

Full-time program phone:

(215) 898-6183

Full-time program email:

mbaadmiss@wharton.upenn.edu

Full-time program website:

http://www.wharton.edu

Executive program phone:

(215) 898-5887

Executive program email:

mbaexec-admissions@wharton.upenn.edu

Executive program website:

http://www.wharton.upenn.edu/mbaexecutive/

Part-time program phone:

N/A

Part-time program email:

N/A

Part-time program website:

N/A

Part-time distance learning program phone:

N/A

Part-time distance learning program email:

N/A

Part-time distance learning program website:

N/A
Business School Academics

Program Offerings:

Departments/concentrations (17):

Not Reported

accounting:

accounting

accounting:

insurance

actuarial science:

international business

e-commerce:

marketing

economics:

production/operations management

entrepreneurship:

public policy

finance:

real estate

general management:

quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research

health care administration:

other

human resources management:

Not Reported

Departments with highest MBA demand:

entrepreneurship, finance, general management, health care administration, other

Types of MBA programs offered:

full-time traditional two year, traditional executive MBA

Joint programs available:

architecture, arts, biotechnology, engineering, healthcare (medicine), international studies, law, social work, MBA/DSW, MBA/MSE, MBA/DMD, MBA/VMD, MBA/MS, MBA/MLA, MBA/MCP, MBA/MHP, MBA/MSN

Full-time program academic coursework requires an international trip:

No

Curricula Descriptions:

Full-time program:

Not Reported

Executive program:

Not Reported

Part-time program:

N/A

Part-time distance learning program:

Not Reported

Estimated Program Length:

Full-time program:

21 months

Part-time program:

N/A

Executive degree program:

24 months
Business School Ranking

U.S. News Rankings:

Ranking score and category:

Not Reported

Rank:

Category Name

Rank:

Category Name

#3:

Best Business Schools

Business Ranking Scores:

Score:

98

Peer assessment score (out of 5):

4.7

Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):

4.5

Acceptance rate (full-time):

20.7%

Average starting salary and bonus:

$142,574

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.60

Average GMAT score (full-time):

728

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

84.3%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

95.6%

Enrollment (full-time):

1,711
Business School Student Body

Student Body (Overall):

Enrollment:

1,711

Countries most represented by international students:

India (14.1%), China (13.1%), Canada (7.1%), South Korea (5.6%), Brazil (5%)

Student Body (Full-time):

Enrollment (full-time):

1,711

Minority students:

N/A

International students:

33.1%

Gender distribution (full-time):

Male (59.1%) Female (40.9%)

Student Body (Part-time):

Enrollment (part-time):

N/A

Minority students:

N/A

International students:

N/A

Gender distribution (part-time):

N/A

Student Body (Executive Degree Program):

Enrollment (executive degree program):

N/A

Minority students:

N/A

International students:

N/A

Gender distribution:

N/A
Business School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information:

Financial aid director:

Lakeisha Bishop

Financial aid phone:

(215) 898-8728

Expenses:

Tuition:

Not Reported

Required fees (full-time):

$5,786 per year

Required fees (part-time):

N/A

Required fees (executive degree program):

$0 per year

Room and board, books, and miscellaneous expenses (full-time):

$29,332

Room and board, books and miscellaneous expenses (part-time):

N/A

Books and miscellaneous expenses (executive degree program):

$0

Student Indebtedness:

Average indebtedness of full-time students:

N/A

Percentage of 2014 graduates (full-time) with debt:

N/A

Average indebtedness of part-time students:

N/A

Percentage of 2014 graduates (part-time) with debt:

N/A

Average indebtedness of executive degree program students:

N/A

Percentage of 2014 graduates (executive degree program) with debt:

N/A

Financial Aid Availability:

College-funded aid (fellowships, assistantships, grants, or scholarships) available:

Yes

Fellowships:

N/A

Teaching assistantships:

N/A

Research assistantships:

N/A

International students eligible for college-funded aid:

Yes
Business School Career and Salary

Class of 2014:

Full-time graduates:

815

Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment:

610

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

84.3%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

95.6%

Base Salary: Overall:

Total reporting base salary:

539

Low base salary:

$52,000

Average base salary:

$123,431

High base salary:

$300,000

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens:

Low base salary: U.S. citizens:

$52,000

Average base salary: U.S. citizens:

$124,755

High base salary: U.S citizens:

$300,000

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals:

Low base salary: Foreign nationals:

$70,000

Average base salary: Foreign nationals:

$120,746

High base salary: Foreign nationals:

$200,000

Signing Bonus: Overall:

Total reporting signing bonus:

353

Low signing bonus:

$2,000

Average signing bonus:

$29,229

High signing bonus:

$80,000

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens:

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$2,000

Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$27,807

High signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$80,000

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals:

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$5,000

Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$32,414

High signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$80,000

Other Compensation: Overall:

Total reporting other compensation:

81

Low other compensation:

$5,000

Average other compensation:

$49,958

High other compensation:

$350,000

Other Compensation: U.S. Citizens:

Low other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$8,375

Average other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$55,729

High other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$350,000

Other Compensation: Foreign Nationals:

Low other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$5,000

Average other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$40,652

High other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$135,000

Base Salary by Occupation:

Number reporting marketing/sales jobs:

40

Marketing/sales low salary:

$80,000

Marketing/sales average salary:

$107,265

Marketing/sales high salary:

$145,000

Number reporting operations/production jobs:

17

Operations/production low salary:

$80,000

Operations/production average salary:

$112,000

Operations/production high salary:

$150,000

Number reporting general management jobs:

31

General management low salary:

$65,000

General management average salary:

$113,136

General management high salary:

$200,000

Number reporting finance/accounting jobs:

200

Finance/accounting low salary:

$60,000

Finance/accounting average salary:

$123,830

Finance/accounting high salary:

$300,000

Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs:

Not Reported

Number reporting consulting jobs:

178

Consulting low salary:

$92,000

Consulting average salary:

$130,098

Consulting high salary:

$190,400

Number reporting human resources jobs:

1

Number reporting having jobs in other areas:

72

Other occupations low salary:

$52,000

Other occupations average salary:

$122,213

Other occupations high salary:

$170,000

Base Salary by Industry:

Number reporting government jobs:

Not Reported

Number reporting manufacturing jobs:

9

Manufacturing low salary:

$102,222

Manufacturing average salary:

$126,582

Manufacturing high salary:

$175,000

Number reporting non-profit jobs:

9

Non-profit low salary:

$65,000

Non-profit average salary:

$96,111

Non-profit high salary:

$150,000

Base Salary by Geographic Region:

Number reporting jobs in the Northeast (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT):

181

Northeast low salary:

$72,000

Northeast average salary:

$123,066

Northeast high salary:

$225,000

Number reporting jobs in the Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV):

50

Middle Atlantic low salary:

$65,000

Middle Atlantic average salary:

$123,794

Middle Atlantic high salary:

$175,000

Number reporting jobs in the South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN):

21

South low salary:

$93,000

South average salary:

$122,905

South high salary:

$160,000

Number reporting jobs in the Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI):

27

Midwest low salary:

$60,000

Midwest average salary:

$130,333

Midwest high salary:

$300,000

Number reporting jobs in the Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX):

23

Southwest low salary:

$52,000

Southwest average salary:

$127,130

Southwest high salary:

$200,000

Number reporting jobs in the West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY):

124

West low salary:

$80,000

West average salary:

$124,471

West high salary:

$250,000

Number reporting jobs located internationally:

106

International low salary:

$70,000

International average salary:

$120,673

International high salary:

$200,000