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University of Virginia (Darden)

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Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):  4.0
Acceptance rate (full-time):  26%
Average starting salary and bonus:  $136,474
Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):  3.50
Average GMAT score (full-time):  706
Business School Admissions

Application:

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

N/A

Application deadline (international students):

N/A

Application fee:

$250

Application (Fall 2016):

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

N/A

Application deadline (international students):

N/A

Application fee:

$250

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time):

Applicants (full-time):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate (full-time):

26%

Average age of new entrants:

27

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.50

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

3.1-3.95

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

222

Average GMAT score (full-time):

706

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

640-750

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

309

Students with prior work experience:

324

Average work experience (months):

58

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:

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GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

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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):

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:

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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

GRE Scores:

GRE accepted for admissions:

Yes

Percentage of fall 2014 entering class that submitted GRE scores:

6%

GRE accepted as alternative to GMAT:

Yes

Undergraduate Majors:

Undergraduate Majors:

Not Reported

TOEFL/IELTS:

TOEFL required for international students:

No

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:

Sara E. Neher

Full-time program phone:

(434) 924-7281

Full-time program email:

darden@virginia.edu

Full-time program website:

http://www.darden.virginia.edu

Executive program phone:

(434) 243-3622

Executive program email:

EMBA@darden.virginia.edu

Executive program website:

http://www.darden.virginia.edu/web/MBA-for-Executives/, www.darden.virginia.edu/web/GEMBA/

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 (18):

Not Reported

accounting:

accounting

accounting:

not-for-profit management

consulting:

production/operations management

economics:

organizational behavior

entrepreneurship:

portfolio management

finance:

supply chain management/logistics

general management:

quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research

international business:

tax

leadership:

technology

marketing:

other

Departments with highest MBA demand:

consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, marketing

Types of MBA programs offered:

full-time traditional two year, other executive MBA

Joint programs available:

arts, education, engineering, healthcare (medicine), healthcare (management), international studies, law, public policy/administration, 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:

N/A

Estimated Program Length:

Full-time program:

21 months

Part-time program:

N/A

Executive degree program:

21 months
Business School Ranking

U.S. News Rankings:

Ranking score and category:

Not Reported

Rank:

Category Name

Rank:

Category Name

#10:

Best Business Schools

Business Ranking Scores:

Score:

87

Peer assessment score (out of 5):

4.2

Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):

4.0

Acceptance rate (full-time):

26%

Average starting salary and bonus:

$136,474

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.50

Average GMAT score (full-time):

706

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

86.8%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

93.4%

Enrollment (full-time):

633
Business School Student Body

Student Body (Overall):

Enrollment:

633

Countries most represented by international students:

N/A

Student Body (Full-time):

Enrollment (full-time):

633

Minority students:

15.6%

International students:

29.4%

Gender distribution (full-time):

Male (68.9%) Female (31.1%)

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:

Susan Loduha

Financial aid phone:

(434) 924-7739

Expenses:

Tuition:

Not Reported

Required fees (full-time):

$4,570 per year

Required fees (part-time):

N/A

Required fees (executive degree program):

N/A

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

$25,215

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

N/A

Books and miscellaneous expenses (executive degree program):

N/A

Student Indebtedness:

Average indebtedness of full-time students:

$102,122

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

66%

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:

321

Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment:

287

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

86.8%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

93.4%

Base Salary: Overall:

Total reporting base salary:

257

Low base salary:

$28,000

Average base salary:

$112,257

High base salary:

$160,000

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens:

Low base salary: U.S. citizens:

$28,000

Average base salary: U.S. citizens:

$111,673

High base salary: U.S citizens:

$160,000

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals:

Low base salary: Foreign nationals:

$66,000

Average base salary: Foreign nationals:

$113,914

High base salary: Foreign nationals:

$140,000

Signing Bonus: Overall:

Total reporting signing bonus:

219

Low signing bonus:

$3,000

Average signing bonus:

$28,419

High signing bonus:

$65,000

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens:

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$3,000

Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$28,124

High signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$60,000

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals:

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$10,000

Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$29,237

High signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$65,000

Other Compensation: Overall:

Total reporting other compensation:

178

Low other compensation:

$1,000

Average other compensation:

$12,936

High other compensation:

$125,000

Other Compensation: U.S. Citizens:

Low other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$1,000

Average other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$12,050

High other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$125,000

Other Compensation: Foreign Nationals:

Low other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$2,000

Average other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$15,405

High other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$80,000

Base Salary by Occupation:

Number reporting marketing/sales jobs:

43

Marketing/sales low salary:

$70,000

Marketing/sales average salary:

$102,644

Marketing/sales high salary:

$130,000

Number reporting operations/production jobs:

N/A

Number reporting general management jobs:

75

General management low salary:

$28,000

General management average salary:

$106,853

General management high salary:

$150,000

Number reporting finance/accounting jobs:

63

Finance/accounting low salary:

$66,000

Finance/accounting average salary:

$102,950

Finance/accounting high salary:

$160,000

Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs:

N/A

Number reporting consulting jobs:

80

Consulting low salary:

$69,353

Consulting average salary:

$131,713

Consulting high salary:

$145,600

Number reporting human resources jobs:

N/A

Number reporting having jobs in other areas:

N/A

Base Salary by Industry:

Number reporting government jobs:

5

Government low salary:

$50,790

Government average salary:

$72,758

Government high salary:

$90,000

Number reporting manufacturing jobs:

23

Manufacturing low salary:

$70,000

Manufacturing average salary:

$106,165

Manufacturing high salary:

$120,000

Number reporting non-profit jobs:

N/A

Base Salary by Geographic Region:

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

67

Northeast low salary:

$70,000

Northeast average salary:

$110,483

Northeast high salary:

$160,000

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

53

Middle Atlantic low salary:

$50,000

Middle Atlantic average salary:

$108,707

Middle Atlantic high salary:

$150,000

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

36

South low salary:

$90,000

South average salary:

$116,668

South high salary:

$150,000

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

28

Midwest low salary:

$50,790

Midwest average salary:

$107,503

Midwest high salary:

$140,000

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

25

Southwest low salary:

$95,000

Southwest average salary:

$123,875

Southwest high salary:

$140,000

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

37

West low salary:

$78,000

West average salary:

$116,929

West high salary:

$150,000

Number reporting jobs located internationally:

22

International low salary:

$28,000

International average salary:

$103,429

International high salary:

$137,000