College of Charleston School of Business

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College of Charleston

School of Business

66 George Street

Charleston, South Carolina 29424

Admissions: 843-953-5614



The Charleston MBA is the first full-time, day program in South Carolina. It starts with a six-week summer “boot camp” that is required for non-business undergraduate majors and recommended for business majors. Other program features include a focus on finance or marketing; most courses presented in six-week modules; 18- to 21-day study abroad session; and a culmination in an integrated capstone course.

As part of students’ preparation for a global business career, students learn in cohort-based collaboration as used by leading organizations around the world.

Latest Up-to-Date MBA Rankings:

Poets&Quants (2013): NR

BusinessWeek (2012): NR

Forbes (2013): NR

U.S. News & World Report (2014): NR

Financial Times (2014): NR

The Economist (2013): NR

Ranking Analysis:

Charleston hasn’t made the Poets&Quants ranking since 2010. It was not ranked by U.S. News this year because it did not supply enough information.

Tuition & Fees: $11,254 (resident) $29,364 (non-resident)

Average GMAT: 583

GMAT Range (mid-80%): 530-650

Average GPA: 3.35

GPA Range (Mid-80%): 3.01-3.78

Acceptance Rate: 56.3%

Full-Time Enrollment: 42

International: 11.9%

Minority: 2.4%

Female: 38.1%

Average Age: 25

Average Base Salary: NA

Average Signing Bonus: NA

Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers at Graduation: NA

Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers Three Months Later: NA

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