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

Email: mba@cba.ua.edu

Website: http://www.MandersonMBA.com

Apply Online: http://mba.cba.ua.edu/admissions/how_to_apply

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%

Minority

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%

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.