Overview

Applicants
580
Acceptance Rate
36%
Average Undergrad GPA
3.36
Years Work Experience
4.4
Average Age
27

Test Scores

GMAT (25th and 75th percentiles)
590 - 710
GPA
2.8 - 3.8

Deadlines

Early Application Deadline
October 15

Regular Application Deadline
January 11

Rolling Admission Deadline
May 2

Round 1
October 15

Round 2
January 11

Round 3
March 1

Round 4
May 2

Other Admission Factors

Academic

GMAT Score
Undergraduate GPA
Essay / Personal Statement
Non-Academic

Interviews
Work Experience

SCHOOL TYPE AND ACCREDITATION

School Type
Private

AACSB-approved
Yes

Selectivity Rating

PROGRAM TYPES

Full-Time
Yes

Part-Time
Yes

Evening
Yes

Executive
Yes

Online
No

Faculty Information

Student/Faculty
37:1
Total Faculty
96

85.4
Full-time
19.8
Female
14.6
Part-time
3
Minority



Sustainability

Courses in Sustainability
No

Sustainability course is

Description

Research Opportunities in Sustainability
No

Description

School's environmental commitment 1:
The Maguire Energy Institute encourages the study of policy, marketing and management issues related to all forms of energy, including oil, natural gas and renewable energy.

School's environmental commitment 2:
The Maguire Energy Institute conducts seminars and training programs focusing on the business, economic, and managerial aspects of the energy industry.

School's environmental commitment 3:
The Maguire Energy Institute also hosts conferences to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information among educators, practitioners, media, and government officials; and provides material for students and teachers to foster a better understanding of the role of energy in the world economy. http://www.cox.smu.edu/corporate/centers

Career overview

Average Starting Salary
$100,304
Accepted employment by 3 months after graduation
82%

Graduates Employed by Area of Practice

54%
Finance/Accounting
18%
Other
15%
Marketing
10%
Consulting
2%
Operations/Logistics
1%
Information Technology

Graduates Employed by Region

75%
Southwest
11%
West
7%
South
2%
Midwest
2%
Northeast
1%
International
1%
Mid-Atlantic

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 54% $97,000 $101,291 $58,000 $162,000
Other 18% $99,000 $99,250 $70,000 $120,000
Marketing / Sales 15% $100,000 $97,182 $84,000 $105,000
Consulting 10% $105,000 $104,333 $76,000 $135,000
Operations / Logistics 2%
Information Technology 1%

Industries

Industries % of Grads Seeking Employment Who Accept
Jobs w/in 3 Months
Median Salary Mean Salary Low Base Salary High Base Salary
Other 22% $96,000 $99,750 $70,000 $162,000
Financial Services 18% $100,000 $103,600 $58,000 $125,000
Technology 16% $99,000 $101,083 $90,000 $120,000
Consumer Products 11% $104,000 $100,250 $84,000 $105,000
Consulting 10% $110,000 $108,833 $76,000 $135,000
Petroleum / Energy 7% $90,250 $94,250 $80,000 $115,000
Manufacturing 6% $85,000 $81,667 $75,000 $85,000
Real Estate 6% $100,000 $105,600 $95,000 $133,000
Government 2%
Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Healthcare 2%
Non-profit 1% $0 $0 $0 $0

Prominent Alumni

Beth E. Mooney
Chair and CEO - KeyCorp

Thomas Horton
Former Chairman - American Airlines Group, Inc. and American Airlines

Martin L. Flanagan
President and CEO - Invesco

Robert Dudley
Group Chief Executive Officer - BP

William J. O'Neil
Founder, Chairman and CEO - Investor's Business Daily

Dates

Application Deadlines
Jun 1

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Aid Package
$43,876

Average Scholarship / Grant Aid Package
$27,360

Students Receiving Some Form Of Aid
80%

All Students Receiving Scholarships / Grants
70%

New Students Receiving Some Form Of Aid
76%

New Students Receiving Scholarships / Grants
68%

New Students Receiving Loans
34%

Tuition Full-Time (per year)

Tuition (In-State)
$45,975
Tuition (Out-State)
$45,975
Fees (In-State)
$5,420
Fees (Out-State)
$5,420

Tuition Part-Time (per credit hour)

Tuition (In-State)
$1,704
Tuition (Out-State)
$1,704
Fees (In-State)
$228
Fees (Out-State)
$228

Expenses per Academic Year

Estimated Room And Board Off-Campus
$18,300
Academic Expenses
$3,200

Student Body Profile

Total Enrollment
438
Part Time
53%

Foreign Countries Represented
23

Demographics

6.00%
Minorities
27.00%
International

33% female
67% 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
J.R. McGrath
Director, Full-Time MBA Admissions

Address
P.O. Box 750333
Dallas, TX 75275
United States

Phone
214-768-1214

Fax
214-768-3956

Email
mbainfo@mail.cox.smu.edu