MBA Cost by State – Highest, Lowest

Average Cost of an MBAs State? $61,188.89

Average MBA Cost in the US: $39,291.07

Average Cost of MBA is California: $61,188.89


MBA Cost by Concentration – Highest, Lowest

Average Cost of an MBA by Concentration – $39,472.44

25 Most Expensive MBAs by Accounting

  1. Columbia University - $170,330.00
  2. Stanford University - $164,460.00
  3. New York University - $162,991.00
  4. Dartmouth College - $155,040.00
  5. Yale University - $146,180.00
  6. Duke University - $145,253.00
  7. Cornell University - $143,880.00
  8. Carnegie Mellon University - $141,812.00
  9. University of Virginia-Darden - $139,200.00
  10. University of California, Los Angeles - $139,014.00
  11. Emory University - $138,248.00
  12. University of Southern California - $137,106.00
  13. Vanderbilt University - $135,070.00
  14. The University of Michigan - $132,953.00
  15. Washington University in St. Louis - $127,032.00
  16. Rice University - $126,324.00
  17. University of Miami - $126,040.00
  18. Georgetown University - $121,858.00
  19. Tulane University - $118,822.00
  20. University of California, Berkeley - $117,444.00
  21. University of Notre Dame - $116,710.00
  22. Boston University - $115,632.00
  23. Babson College - $114,572.00
  24. Fordham University - $112,938.00
  25. Texas Christian University - $111,060.00

25 Most Expensive MBAs by Management

  1. Columbia University - $170,330.00
  2. Stanford University - $164,460.00
  3. New York University - $162,991.00
  4. Dartmouth College - $155,040.00
  5. Yale University - $146,180.00
  6. Duke University - $145,253.00
  7. Cornell University - $143,880.00
  8. University of Virginia-Darden - $139,200.00
  9. University of California, Los Angeles - $139,014.00
  10. Emory University - $138,248.00
  11. University of Southern California - $137,106.00
  12. Vanderbilt University - $135,070.00
  13. The University of Michigan - $132,953.00
  14. Washington University in St. Louis - $127,032.00
  15. Rice University - $126,324.00
  16. University of Miami - $126,040.00
  17. Johns Hopkins University - $125,500.00
  18. Georgetown University - $121,858.00
  19. Tulane University - $118,822.00
  20. University of California, Berkeley - $117,444.00
  21. University of Notre Dame - $116,710.00
  22. Boston University - $115,632.00
  23. Babson College - $114,572.00
  24. Fordham University - $112,938.00
  25. Brandeis University - $111,101.00

25 Least Expensive MBAs by Accounting

  1. Augusta University - $6,660.00
  2. Fayetteville State University - $6,900.00
  3. Lamar University - $8,432.00
  4. Georgia College & State University - $8,640.00
  5. University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras - $8,650.00
  6. Columbus State University - $8,748.00
  7. California State University, Chico - $8,800.00
  8. Tennessee State University - $9,276.00
  9. Humboldt State University - $9,294.00
  10. Elizabeth City State University - $9,876.00
  11. Texas A&M University-Texarkana - $9,884.00
  12. Northern Arizona University - $10,480.00
  13. Valdosta State University - $10,677.00
  14. University of Central Arkansas - $10,748.00
  15. University of Nebraska at Kearney - $10,940.00
  16. Southern Arkansas University - $11,070.00
  17. Southeast Missouri State University - $11,228.00
  18. Stephen F. Austin State University - $11,270.00
  19. West Texas A&M University - $11,315.00
  20. Emporia State University - $11,326.00
  21. Arkansas Tech University - $11,400.00
  22. Eastern Washington University - $11,439.00
  23. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin - $11,736.00
  24. Indiana University Kokomo - $11,782.00
  25. University of Southern Indiana - $11,783.00

25 Least Expensive MBAs by Management

  1. Augusta University - $6,660.00
  2. Fayetteville State University - $6,900.00
  3. Lamar University - $8,432.00
  4. Georgia College & State University - $8,640.00
  5. University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras - $8,650.00
  6. Columbus State University - $8,748.00
  7. California State University, Chico - $8,800.00
  8. Humboldt State University - $9,294.00
  9. Elizabeth City State University - $9,876.00
  10. Texas A&M University-Texarkana - $9,884.00
  11. Northern Arizona University - $10,480.00
  12. Valdosta State University - $10,677.00
  13. University of Central Arkansas - $10,748.00
  14. University of Nebraska at Kearney - $10,940.00
  15. Southern Arkansas University - $11,070.00
  16. Southeast Missouri State University - $11,228.00
  17. Stephen F. Austin State University - $11,270.00
  18. West Texas A&M University - $11,315.00
  19. Emporia State University - $11,326.00
  20. Arkansas Tech University - $11,400.00
  21. Eastern Washington University - $11,439.00
  22. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin - $11,736.00
  23. Indiana University Kokomo - $11,782.00
  24. University of Southern Indiana - $11,783.00
  25. Mississippi State University - $11,844.00



MBA GMAT Scores by State

Average GMAT Scores in the US – 542.58

Average GMAT Scored in California 549.25


MBA GMAT Scores by Concentration

Average GMAT Scores by Concentration 547.05

Highest Starting Salaries in State

Average Starting Salary in California- $93,126.50

Highest and Lowest Starting Salaries by Concentration

Average Starting Salary in Hospitality Management $80,598.06



Data sources: MBA School Websites, IPEDS, National Center of Educational Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences (ERIC), Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). US News, The Econominst, Forbes, Bloomberg Business Week, Financial Times.

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