Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business

Alabama's Manderson Graduate School of Business is ranked 70th among the top 100 U.S. business schools by Poets&Quants.

70. University of Alabama

Manderson Graduate School of Business

101 Bidgood Hall, Box 870223
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35473
Admissions: 205-348-9122
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The Manderson MBA begins by providing students the basics of all management disciplines. First-year core courses are delivered via a cross-functional integrated approach, with each course building on prior knowledge. The basic framework of knowledge provides a broad understanding of students’ roles within a corporation, the elements of managerial problem solving and decision-making, and tools used by managers throughout their careers. The core curriculum consists of 10 first-year courses and four in the second year. Five concentrations are offered to Manderson MBA students: business intelligence, enterprise consulting, finance, strategy, and supply chain/operations management.

Latest Up-to-Date MBA Rankings:

Poets&Quants: 70
BusinessWeek: NR
Forbes: 66
U.S. News & World Report: 66
Financial Times: NR
The Economist: NR

Tuition & Fees: $21,400 (resident)
Tuition & Fees: $46,600 (non-resident)
Median GMAT: 640
GMAT Range (mid-80%): 582-718
Average GPA: 3.50
Acceptance Rate: 49%

Full-Time Enrollment: 183
International: 9%
Female: 32%
African American: 6%
Asian American: 2%
Hispanic or Latino American: 1%
Mean Age: 25

Median Base Salary: $60,000
Median Signing Bonus: $5,000
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers at Graduation: 53%
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers Three Months Later: 75%