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To apply to Thunderbird, students must submit a completed online application, three personal essays, GMAT scores (and TOEFL scores for international students), two letters of recommendation, official transcripts, and a resume. For the accelerated program, applicants must have the above requirements ...
|Admissions Selectivity Rating:||89|
|Average UGrad GPA:||3.31|
|Average GMAT Score:||599|
|GMAT Range (25-75%):||490 - 760|
|Average Years of Work Experience:||4.4|
|Total # of Applicants:||426|
|Total # of Applicants Accepted:||270|
|Total # Enrolled:||140|
|Rolling Admission Deadline:||06/30|
|Rolling Decision Notification:||No|
|Early / Priority Application Deadline:||10/30|
|Regular Application Deadline:||11/30|
|Application Deadline Round 1:||11/30|
|Application Deadline Round 2:||01/30|
|Application Deadline Round 3:||03/30|
|Application Deadline Round 4:||05/10|
|In-State Application Fee:||$125|
|Out-of-State Application Fee:||$125|
|International Applicant Application Fee:||$125|
|Applications accepted for other terms than Fall:||Yes|
|Terms and Deadlines:||spring; rolling deadlines June 30, Aug. 30 and Nov. 10|
|Early Decision Programs:||Yes|
|Terms and Deadlines:||Fall terms; Oct 30|
|Transfer Applicants Accepted:||Yes|
|Admissions Process Need Blind:||Yes|
Thunderbird offers degree programs for full-time students and working professionals, as well as a comprehensive suite of executive education certificate programs. All courses are taught from a global perspective by world-class faculty who are recognized around the globe for their innovative teaching methods, global business best practices, and groundbreaking research.
Ranked as the top international MBA program by U.S. World News and Report, a Thunderbird education is recognized around the world. As a Thunderbird student, you’ll become part of a powerful network of students, alumni, and faculty. In fact, Thunderbird's campus is often referred to as a mini-United Nations, due to the extraordinary level of cultural and ethnic diversity among its student body and faculty. Dedicated to creating global citizens and committed to using the power of business to create sustainable wealth worldwide, Thunderbird was the first business school to implement an Oath of Honor which is signed by graduating students pledging to conduct business in an ethical, civil and sustainable manner.
Thunderbird's world-renowned degree programs include our MBA in Global Management, Executive MBA (U.S.), Online Global MBA, Distance Learning Global MBA - Latin America, a Master of Arts in Global Affairs, Master of Science in Global Management and multiple dual-degree and post-MBA programs. Where will the world's leading international business school lead you? Find out at www.thunderbird.edu
|For Non-Native English Speakers:||TOEFL Required:||Yes|
|Minimum TOEFL Score |
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|Minimum TOEFL Score |
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|GMAT Score:||Very Important|
|Letters of Recommendation:||Important|
|Essay / Personal Statement:||Very Important|
|Work Experience:||Very Important|
|Special programs offered to recruit underrepresented students or students with disadvantaged backgrounds:||Thunderbird's Alumni-backed SHARE scholarship program provides scholarships and mentorships to promising students from emerging markets who intend to take their learnings back to their home countries to create sustainable business opportunities. Thunderbird's Global Scholars program offers scholarships to students from countries under-represented in the school's student body.|