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Louisiana State University’s E. J. Ourso College of Business


Contact Information

Business Education Complex, Suite 1053 Nicholson Drive Extension Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
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Annual Tuition: $35,600

International: 24%

Minority: 11%

Female: 47%

Male: 53%

The profile was last updated on September 18, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact our general manager.

Application Deadlines:

Round 1: December 5, 2017
Round 2: February 6, 2018
Round 3: April 3, 2018

The two-year full-time curriculum at the Ourso College of Business consists of 52 semester hours of course work. The 37-hour required core curriculum courses are logically sequenced to achieve synergies across disciplines. They provide students, many of whom do not have business undergraduate degrees, with a solid business foundation that is enhanced by the student’s courses of specialization.

Fifteen hours of electives courses are completed to pursue an MBA specialization. The MBA program currently offers specializations in 10 areas including entrepreneurship, emerging markets, supply chain management, and a customized concentration option.

Median GMAT: 600
GMAT Range (mid-80%): 530-704
Average GPA: 3.40
Acceptance Rate: 47%

Full-Time Enrollment: 158
International: 10%
Female: 32%
Minority —
African American: 5%
Asian American: 1%
Hispanic or Latino American: 0%
Mean Age: 24