Overview

Applicants
660
Acceptance Rate
Average Undergrad GPA
3.11
Years Work Experience
4
Average Age
28

Test Scores

GMAT (25th and 75th percentiles)
530 - 630
GPA
2.88 - 3.54

Deadlines


Regular Application Deadline
July 1

Round 1
February 1

Round 2
April 1

Round 3
July 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

GMAT Score
Undergraduate GPA
Letters of Recommendation
Essay / Personal Statement
Non-Academic

Work Experience

SCHOOL TYPE AND ACCREDITATION

School Type
Private

AACSB-approved
Yes

PROGRAM TYPES

Full-Time
Yes

Part-Time
Yes

Evening
Yes

Executive
No

Online
No

Faculty Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
266

59
Full-time
41
Part-time
25
Female
14
Minority

Sustainability

Courses in Sustainability
Yes

Sustainability course is
Required

Description
Where will your marketplace be in 2015? Designing and managing sustainable systematic change.Challenging basic assumptions--do you really know what they are? Are fundamental needs of the organization met? are competitors satisfying these needs more sustainably than you? Are you learing fast enough in this fast changing economy? Challenges for your team to think more creatively and effectively about the organizations's true value added and it's fit in a competitive, socialluy fragile and natural resource-constrained 21st century world.Focus on how economic challenges susatinability, and social concerns c an drive strategies to create and deliver value to a wider variety of stakeholders. Building intergrative sustainable managememnt practices.Asking different kinds of questions altogether based on different points of view.

Research Opportunities in Sustainability
Yes

Description
Cooperate with Ethics Center on joint programs. Business Ethics Case study projects have been initiated involving start ups which contribute to economic development and triple line benefits.Surveysof sustainable managment practices.Identifying standards that are used to create viable start ups that wil live for years and years. Going beyond the bottom line. What legacy do entreprenurs wish to leave their family?

School's environmental commitment 1:
Professional Society called "Net Impact" which is concerned about creating institutions for the long run without depleting natural resources and focusing on fair traded strategies.

School's environmental commitment 2:
Offering a new concentration in sustainable management at the graduate level in the College of Commerce, Department of Management.This unique MBA degree is based on the premise that in these changing times and growing awarenessof global and environmental challenges and in the current state of social and financial crisis there is a need to have a better understanding of the role of business in the use of resources and developing strategies to appropriately manage the environment.

School's environmental commitment 3:
Seminar and Workshop on Sustainable Management.There is a need for every type and size of organization-commercial, non-porfit and civic to engage in environmental and social issues and determine their impact on management practices.Action must be taken in analyzing logistics,energy, and material cost savings and responding to the changing market demand calling for potential radical innovation by integrating sustainability as a fundamental strategy, examining virtually every phase of the organizastion from processes, practices and partnerships to basic management models, mission, purpose and values.

Career overview

Average Starting Salary
$70,488

Finding Jobs & Internships

Source Of Full-Time Job Acceptances
58%
School Facilitiated
42%
Graduate Facilitated

Graduates Employed by Area of Practice

14%
Finance/Accounting
11%
Marketing
3%
Consulting
2%
Operations/Logistics
2%
Human Resources

Graduates Employed by Region

97%
Midwest
3%
Northeast

Job Function

Job Function % of Grads Seeking Employment Who Accept
Jobs w/in 3 Months
Median Salary Mean Salary Low Base Salary High Base Salary
Finance / Accounting 14% $65,000 $72,286 $55,000 $100,000
Marketing / Sales 11% $67,000 $74,204 $58,240 $100,000
Consulting 3% $65,000 $59,333 $45,000 $68,000
Human Resources 2% $57,250 $57,250 $52,000 $62,500
Operations / Logistics 2% $64,700 $64,700 $56,500 $72,900

Industries

Industries % of Grads Seeking Employment Who Accept
Jobs w/in 3 Months
Median Salary Mean Salary Low Base Salary High Base Salary
Consulting 5% $70,000 $68,600 $58,000 $80,000
Consumer Products 5% $67,000 $76,100 $56,500 $100,000
Financial Services 4% $63,120 $70,310 $55,000 $100,000
Media / Entertainment 4% $63,500 $59,250 $45,000 $65,000
Other 4% $85,000 $80,000 $55,000 $95,000
Non-profit 2%
Real Estate 2% $65,000 $76,500 $55,000 $100,000
Manufacturing 1% $60,000 $60,000 $60,000 $60,000

Prominent Alumni

Jim Jenness
CEO, Kellogg's

Richard Driehaus
President, Driehaus Capital Management

Edward Bosowski
President, USG Corporation

Daniel Ustian
Chairman, President and CEO, Navistar Internationa

Dates

Application Deadlines
May 1

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Aid Package
$32,362

Average Scholarship / Grant Aid Package
$19,939

Students Receiving Some Form Of Aid
61%

All Students Receiving Scholarships / Grants
33%

New Students Receiving Some Form Of Aid
69%

New Students Receiving Scholarships / Grants
54%

New Students Receiving Loans
41%

Tuition Full-Time (per year)

Fees (In-State)
$363
Fees (Out-State)
$363

Tuition Part-Time (per credit hour)

Tuition (In-State)
$900
Tuition (Out-State)
$900

Expenses per Academic Year

Estimated Room And Board On-Campus
$13,130
Estimated Room And Board Off-Campus
$13,130
Academic Expenses
$1,134

Student Body Profile

Total Enrollment
1,328
Part Time
36%

In State
97.4%
Out of State
2.6%
Foreign Countries Represented
34

Demographics

8.60%
Minorities
5.20%
International

20% female
80% male

Campus Life


More Information

% of Classrooms with Internet Access
100%

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Internet Access for All Students
Yes

Admissions Office Contact

Contact
Robert Ryan
Assistant Dean and Director

Address
1 East Jackson Blvd
Suite 7900
Chicago, IL 60604
Abu Dhabi

Phone
312-362-8810

Fax
312-362-6677

Email
kgsb@depaul.edu
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Applicants
1,328
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Acceptance Rate

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