Campus MBA Guide

How to Successfully Identify, Apply and Earn an On-Campus MBA

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MBA Rankings

The Best 520 MBA Programs in More than 1,700 Concentrations

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Online MBA Guide

How to Successfully Identify, Apply and Earn Your Online MBA

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Guides to Earning Your MBA

From your potential earnings to selecting the right MBA concentration, our MBA Guide gives prospective B-Students a much-needed compass for the next chapter in their business careers. Our MBA Guides cover both campus and online MBA programs and provides a wealth of information for aspiring B-Students. Our MBA graduate editorial team explain how to choose the perfect program for you, provides the data we wish we had when searching for and applying to an MBA program. We provide hard-won knowledge on how to succeed once you become a B-Student, specific details on the MBA application process, the courses you’ll be taking, and how to network while immersed in your program.

Campus MBA Guide

Our Campus MBA Guide is specific to traditional on-campus MBA programs and provides a wealth of data to help you select the best MBA program for your career aspirations, specific information about campus programs such as cost of tuition, best ranked programs, programs with the best student / faculty ratio, and faculty experience.

 

2019 MBA Rankings

As with most graduate programs, no two MBAs are created equal. Prospective B-Students have several factors to consider when making a final decision on their MBA program. The most savvy applicants are interested in receiving the best possible ROI whether it’s tuition costs, accreditation, program notoriety, job placement rates, or simply scheduling options. Most of the MBA rankings are focused on prestige, which in the business world carries a ton of weight. No one is arguing the power of a highly reputable MBA from an elite institution. It can certainly set you apart from fellow job applicant’s if you have a Wharton MBA on your resume. But there are so many other factors that go into choosing an MBA program outside of prestige that must be noted and we provide the data on the best ranked programs from a number of sources along with rankings based on tuition, GMAT scores, enrollment and more. 

 

Find an MBA Program by State

Whether you’re a prospective B-Student looking to take advantage of friendly in-state tuition rates or an out-of-state applicant looking for the most reputable program in New England, MBA Guide allows its users to filter down their search by geographic location. MBA Guide takes it a step further by allowing its users to match graduate employment rates with geographical location. This provides an invaluable resource on the likelihood of employment after obtaining the MBA designation.

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Explore 1,635 AACSB Accredited MBA Concentrations

MBA Guide is more than just a snapshot of the admission process or the percentage of applicants accepted, this is a comprehensive data-driven guide providing users with the most up-to-date real-time information on all 1,635 accredited B-Schools. As new information becomes available on admissions, tuition, enrollment, and rankings, MBA Guide will update its data on-the-spot making the decision process all the more seamless for B-Students. You are guaranteed the most accurate information on over 1,635 AACSB accredited MBA concentration throughout the U.S.

Data Driven MBA Intelligence

By aggregating information from 520 AACSB Accredited MBA schools, including 1,520,000 synthesized data points, prospective B-Students are given all the tools needed to make sound application decisions. MBA Guide empowers prospective B-Students with real-time information taken from the source – the institutions themselves. We pride ourselves on providing the most accurate real-time information about MBA programs and have the luxury of cross-referencing our information with leading authorities at each institution.

MBA Program Comparisons: Online vs Campus MBA Programs

Compare MBA Programs Averages Online MBA Programs Campus MBA Programs
Average MBA Tuition $34,054 $36,959
Average GMAT Scores 538 549
Average Full-Time MBA Faculty 72 62
Average MBA Student Faculty Ratio 73:25 289:100
Average # of MBA Faculty with Doctorate 83.60% 83.83%
Average Full-Time MBA Enrollment 271 262
Average Part-Time MBA Enrollment 329 248
Average # of MBA Students from U.S. 86% 84%
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Campus MBA DataCampus MBA Data

  • Number of MBA Programs: 519
  • Average MBA GMAT Score: 549.24
  • Average In-State Tuition: $36,958.67
  • Average # of Full Time Faculty: 62.27
  • Average Full Time Enrollment: 261.55

Campus Tuition Costs

Online MBA DataOnline MBA Data

  • Number of Online MBA Programs: 173
  • Average Online MBA GMAT Score: 538.33
  • Average Online In-State Tuition: $34,053.96
  • Average # of Full Time Faculty: 72.01
  • Average Full Time Enrollment: 270.61

Online Tuition Costs