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University of Washington (Foster)

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Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):  3.2
Acceptance rate (full-time):  22.9%
Average starting salary and bonus:  $125,367
Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):  3.43
Average GMAT score (full-time):  682
Business School Admissions

Application:

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

March 15

Application deadline (international students):

January 15

Application fee:

$85

Application (Fall 2016):

Application deadline (U.S. residents):

March 15

Application deadline (international students):

January 15

Application fee:

$85

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time):

Applicants (full-time):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate (full-time):

22.9%

Average age of new entrants:

30

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.43

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

3-3.83

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

67

Average GMAT score (full-time):

682

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

630-720

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

105

Students with prior work experience:

105

Average work experience (months):

76

Admissions & Enrollment (Part-time):

Applicants (part-time):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate:

64.5%

Average age of new entrants:

29

Average undergraduate GPA:

3.33

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

2.78-3.75

Entrants providing undergraduate GPA:

102

Average GMAT score:

632

GMAT range (10th-90th percentile):

560-700

Entrants providing GMAT scores:

112

Students with prior work experience:

112

Average work experience (months):

73

Admissions & Enrollment (Executive Degree Program):

Applicants (executive degree):

Not Reported

Acceptance rate:

92.8%

Average age of new entrants:

37

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:

74

Average work experience (months):

175

GRE Scores:

GRE accepted for admissions:

Yes

Percentage of fall 2014 entering class that submitted GRE scores:

0%

GRE accepted as alternative to GMAT:

Yes

GRE Scores (Full-time):

New entrants providing GRE scores (old test):

Not Reported

New entrants providing GRE scores (new test):

Not Reported

Average GRE score (old test):

N/A

Average GRE score (new test):

N/A

Average GRE analytical writing score:

N/A

Median GRE score (old test):

N/A

Median GRE score (new test):

N/A

Median GRE analytical writing score:

N/A

GRE score range (10th - 90th percentile) (old test):

N/A

GRE score range (10th - 90th percentile) (new test):

N/A

GRE analytical writing score range (10th - 90th percentile):

N/A

GRE Scores (Part-time):

New entrants providing GRE scores (old test):

Not Reported

New entrants providing GRE scores (new test):

Not Reported

Average GRE score (old test):

N/A

Average GRE score (new test):

N/A

Average GRE analytical writing score:

N/A

Median GRE score (old test):

N/A

Median GRE score (new test):

N/A

Median GRE analytical writing score:

N/A

GRE score range (10th - 90th percentile) (old test):

N/A

GRE score range (10th - 90th percentile) (new test):

N/A

GRE analytical writing score range (10th - 90th percentile):

N/A

Undergraduate Majors:

Undergraduate Majors:

Not Reported

TOEFL/IELTS:

TOEFL required for international students:

Yes

Minimum TOEFL score required:

600 paper test 100 internet-based test

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:

Not Reported

Part-time distance learning program:

N/A

Admissions Contacts:

Director of admissions:

Erin Ernst

Full-time program phone:

(206) 543-4661

Full-time program email:

mba@uw.edu

Full-time program website:

http://foster.washington.edu/mba

Executive program phone:

(206) 685-1333

Executive program email:

emba@uw.edu

Executive program website:

http://foster.washington.edu/emba

Part-time program phone:

(206) 543-4661

Part-time program email:

mba@uw.edu

Part-time program website:

http://foster.washington.edu/evemba/

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 (23):

Not Reported

accounting:

accounting

accounting:

management information systems

consulting:

not-for-profit management

e-commerce:

production/operations management

economics:

organizational behavior

entrepreneurship:

portfolio management

finance:

public administration

general management:

real estate

health care administration:

supply chain management/logistics

international business:

quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research

leadership:

transportation

manufacturing and technology management:

other

marketing:

Not Reported

Departments with highest MBA demand:

entrepreneurship, finance, international business, marketing, supply chain management/logistics

Types of MBA programs offered:

full-time traditional two year, part-time evenings and weekends, part-time other, traditional executive MBA, other executive MBA

Joint programs available:

healthcare (management), international studies, law, public policy/administration, A joint degree with nearly any master's program on the campus is possible

Full-time program academic coursework requires an international trip:

No

Curricula Descriptions:

Full-time program:

Not Reported

Executive program:

Not Reported

Part-time program:

Not Reported

Part-time distance learning program:

N/A

Estimated Program Length:

Full-time program:

21 months

Part-time program:

33 months

Executive degree program:

21 months
Business School Ranking

U.S. News Rankings:

Ranking score and category:

Not Reported

Rank:

Category Name

Rank:

Category Name

#23:

Best Business Schools

Business Ranking Scores:

Score:

72

Peer assessment score (out of 5):

3.5

Recruiter assessment score (out of 5):

3.2

Acceptance rate (full-time):

22.9%

Average starting salary and bonus:

$125,367

Average undergraduate GPA (full-time):

3.43

Average GMAT score (full-time):

682

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

83.1%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

95.8%

Enrollment (full-time):

248
Business School Student Body

Student Body (Overall):

Enrollment:

733

Countries most represented by international students:

India (7%), China (4%), Japan (2%), South Korea (2%), Taiwan (1%)

Student Body (Full-time):

Enrollment (full-time):

248

Minority students:

15.3%

International students:

34.7%

Gender distribution (full-time):

Male (66.9%) Female (33.1%)

Student Body (Part-time):

Enrollment (part-time):

317

Minority students:

34.7%

International students:

6%

Gender distribution (part-time):

Not Reported

Student Body (Executive Degree Program):

Enrollment (executive degree program):

168

Minority students:

26.2%

International students:

1.8%

Gender distribution:

Not Reported
Business School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information:

Financial aid director:

Erin Dennett

Financial aid phone:

(206) 543-4661

Expenses:

Tuition:

Not Reported

Required fees (full-time):

$1,089 per year

Required fees (part-time):

$1,089 per year

Required fees (executive degree program):

$0 per year

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

$23,590

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:

$29,720

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

52%

Average indebtedness of part-time students:

$32,930

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

58%

Average indebtedness of executive degree program students:

N/A

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

50%

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:

82

Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment:

71

Full-time graduates employed at graduation:

83.1%

Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation:

95.8%

Base Salary: Overall:

Total reporting base salary:

56

Low base salary:

$45,000

Average base salary:

$105,680

High base salary:

$150,000

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens:

Low base salary: U.S. citizens:

$45,000

Average base salary: U.S. citizens:

$105,022

High base salary: U.S citizens:

$150,000

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals:

Low base salary: Foreign nationals:

$72,000

Average base salary: Foreign nationals:

$110,286

High base salary: Foreign nationals:

$130,000

Signing Bonus: Overall:

Total reporting signing bonus:

41

Low signing bonus:

$3,000

Average signing bonus:

$26,890

High signing bonus:

$65,000

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens:

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$3,000

Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$24,514

High signing bonus: U.S. citizens:

$45,000

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals:

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$25,000

Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$44,000

High signing bonus: Foreign nationals:

$65,000

Other Compensation: Overall:

Total reporting other compensation:

16

Low other compensation:

$2,000

Average other compensation:

$15,613

High other compensation:

$30,000

Other Compensation: U.S. Citizens:

Low other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$2,000

Average other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$15,613

High other compensation: U.S. citizens:

$30,000

Other Compensation: Foreign Nationals:

Low other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$0

Average other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$0

High other compensation: Foreign nationals:

$0

Base Salary by Occupation:

Number reporting marketing/sales jobs:

23

Marketing/sales low salary:

$97,846

Marketing/sales average salary:

$112,150

Marketing/sales high salary:

$130,000

Number reporting operations/production jobs:

5

Operations/production low salary:

$58,000

Operations/production average salary:

$90,368

Operations/production high salary:

$150,000

Number reporting general management jobs:

3

General management low salary:

$105,000

General management average salary:

$111,667

General management high salary:

$115,000

Number reporting finance/accounting jobs:

8

Finance/accounting low salary:

$70,000

Finance/accounting average salary:

$101,113

Finance/accounting high salary:

$115,000

Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs:

Not Reported

Number reporting consulting jobs:

14

Consulting low salary:

$72,000

Consulting average salary:

$107,250

Consulting high salary:

$140,000

Number reporting human resources jobs:

1

Number reporting having jobs in other areas:

2

Base Salary by Industry:

Number reporting government jobs:

N/A

Number reporting manufacturing jobs:

N/A

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):

N/A

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

N/A

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

N/A

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

1

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

1

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

54

West low salary:

$45,000

West average salary:

$106,562

West high salary:

$150,000

Number reporting jobs located internationally:

N/A