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University of Michigan—Ann Arbor Stephen M. Ross School of Business

Ann Arbor, MI
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Armed with a “stellar reputation,” extensive alumni network and offering great “flexibili­ty in career concentration,” it’s no wonder that Michigan has such a well regarded MBA program. Students truly value the focus Ross has placed on both entrepreneurship and “hands-on” “action-based” learning.... More More

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701 Tappan Street


Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234

United States

Phone: 734-763-5796

Fax: 734-763-7804


Degrees / Programs
Academic Experience Rating: 93
Concentrations: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, JD/MBA - Dual Degree, MD/MBA -- Dual Degree, MS/MBA -- Dual Degree, RN/MBA -- Dual Degree, Supply Chain Management
Centers of Research: Ross’ leading institutes and centers expose MBA students to cutting-edge thought and action, both in and out of the classroom. These centers and institutes are committed to practice, experience, and action-based learning. The Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies and its Center for Venture Capital and Private Equity Finance combine a potent mix of knowledge, experiences, and opportunities from the front lines of entrepreneurship and alternative investments. Students have access to capital competitions and other support that allows them to apply their classroom knowledge to launching a business while earning their MBA. The school’s student-led investment funds, with more than $6.5 million under management, immerse students in the world of business assessment and investment. ZLI also works with the University of Michigan’s other top-ranked schools and research units – such as the School of Medicine and College of Engineering – to expose students to new ventures and accelerate commercialization of ideas and technologies. The Tauber Institute for Global Operations is a partnership between Michigan Ross and the U-M College of Engineering that provides programs and opportunities for MBA students interested in operations, supply chain, or manufacturing. Tauber offers a paid internship for MBA students and works with top companies to develop leaders who are fluent in the technology of their industry and can apply their knowledge to broader business challenges. The William Davidson Institute (WDI) sources and funds activities for MBA students, including international projects (for credit) and internships abroad. This nonprofit research and educational institute focuses on issues in emerging and transitional economies. MBA students may also compete for WDI funding for summer projects that they propose. The WDI speaker series offers students monthly access to business and policy leaders who shed light on globalization and its challenges The Frederick A. and Barbara M. Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise is a partnership between Michigan Ross and the U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment. The institute fosters global sustainable enterprise through research and education initiatives, including its acclaimed MBA/MS program. The Erb Institute is committed to a collaborative approach to helping business, government, and civil society achieve meaningful progress toward sustainability. The Nonprofit and Public Management Center is a partnership between the Ross School, U-M’s School of Social Work, and the Ford School of Public Policy. Students may serve on nonprofit boards, compete in multidisciplinary challenges for social impact, and receive paid internships in high-level consulting positions with nonprofit organizations.
Part Time Program: Yes
Evening Program: Yes
Executive MBA Program Offered: Yes
Other Advanced Degrees Offered: Full-time MBA (Day program) - 2yrs; Part-time Evening MBA may take 3-5 years; Part-time Weekend MBA - 2yrs; Executive MBA - 20 months; Masters of Accounting - 30 credit program, one full calendar year; Masters of Supply Chain Management - 30 credit program, one full calendar year; Masters of Entrepreneurship - 36 credit program, one full calendar year; Ph.D.
Joint / Combined Degrees Offered: All Dual Degrees are approximately 3 years, except MBA-JD (4 years) and MBA-MD. Dual degrees are offered in the following areas: Architecture, Art and Design, Asian Studies – Chinese; Asian Studies – Japanese; Asian Studies - South Asia; Asian Studies - Southeast Asia; Construction Engineering and Management; Health Services Admin (Public Health); Higher Education (Education); Industrial and Operations Engineering; Information; Law; Management of Patient Care Services (Nursing); Manufacturing Engineering; Medicine (MD); Modern Middle Eastern and North African Studies; Music; Natural Resources and Environment (Erb); Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering; Public Health; Public Policy; Russian and Eastern European Studies; Social Work; Urban Planning; See web site: http://www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/SpecialPrograms/DualDegrees/MBADual/
Study Abroad Options: Australian Graduate School of Management: Sydney, Australia; Copenhagen Business School: Copenhagen, Denmark; ESADE Business School: Barcelona, Spain; Hong Kong University of Science & Technology: Hong Kong, Hong Kong; IESE Business School: Barcelona, Spain; Indian School of Business: Hyderabad, India; London Business School: London, England; London School of Economics: London, England; Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Shanghai, China; University of St. Gallen: St. Gallen, Switzerland; China Europe International Business School: Shanghai, China; INCAE Business School: San Jose, Costa Rica; Nanyang Technological University: Singapore, Singapore; Rotterdam School of Management: Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Universidad Argentina de la Empresa: Buenos Aires, Argentina; Warwick Business School: Coventry, England; Additional information can be found at: http://www.bus.umich.edu/GlobalInitiatives/GoGlobal/graduate/MBA-International.htm
Other Programs: Ross Leadership Initiative serves the leadership development needs of students at Michigan Ross through (1) high-impact, action-based programs; (2) co-created learning communities; (3) leadership assessments; and (4) Ross community events – all rooted in the Michigan Model of Leadership and the discipline of Mindful Engagement. Through the Zell Lurie Institute, students can manage a $3 million venture capital fund or participate in our innovative student-led Social Venture Fund. http://www.zli.bus.umich.edu/
Academic Calendar: Semester
Online Course Catalog: http://www.bus.umich.edu/CourseManagement/CourseDescriptions.asp
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Student Faculty Ratio: 9:1
Total Faculty: 52%
Full-Time Faculty: 52%
Part-Time Faculty: 48%
Female Faculty: 52%
Minority Faculty: 49%
General Management: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/.
Accounting: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/Accounting/
Business Economics & Public Policy: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/BE/
Technology & Operations: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/TO/
Corporate Strategy & International Business: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/CSIB/
Finance & Real Estate: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/Finance/
Business Law: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/BusinessLaw/
Marketing: www.bus.umich.edu/academics/departments/Marketing/mktg-index.html
Management & Organizations: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/MO/
Business Communication: www.bus.umich.edu/Academics/Departments/BusinessCommunication/
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Academic Services Offered
Academic Prep Programs for Incoming Students:Yes
Peer Tutoring Programs:Yes
Minority Support Groups:Yes
Description:http://www.bus.umich.edu/StudentLife/Graduate/organizations.htm Ross programs and affiliations today include the Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, Forte, MReach, Preparation Initiative and LEAD, not to mention a thriving and diverse club community. In addition the Director of Diversity is responsible for future visioning, program enhancement and program creation for the Ross community.
Women Support Groups:Yes
Description:http://www.bus.umich.edu/MichiganRossWomen/ Women@Ross is a dynamic collection of offerings that focuses on maximizing opportunities for women in business. Ross is a founding and sponsoring school of the Forte Foundation, whose mission is to substantially increase the number of women business leaders through education and networking. In addition, Ross has a very active Michigan Business Women (MBW) Club which provides educational workshops, networking opportunities, and produces one of the school’s flagship events, the Women in Leadership Conference. A faculty advisor provides additional resources in supporting the MBW, including organizing workshops. Ross alumnae also play an active role through the Women’s Leadership Council by hosting admissions events for prospective students and providing mentorship opportunities to current students.
Non-US Student Support Groups:Yes
Description:African Business Club, Asian American Business Association, Black Business Students Association, Brazilian Business Student Association (BRASA), Canadian Club,, Greater China Association, Indian Subcontinent Business Association, Israel @ Ross, Korea Business Club, Latin American Business Student Association, Ross ASEAN Business Association, Ross European Club, Ross Hispanic Business Student Association, Ross International Club, Ross Japan Business Association, and Ross Jewish Student Association
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups:Yes
Description:Out For Business - LGBT Student Association: http://ross.campusgroups.com/rossofb/web_page?url_name=about&club_url2=rossofb
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