Worcester Polytechnic Institute
School of Business
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
The WPI MBA is designed to recognize the opportunities and tackle the challenges of managing in today’s technology-oriented environment. This 48-credit hour program features an integrative curriculum based on fundamental business disciplines, a core that integrates these principles, and the freedom to choose electives that further students’ personal goals in the management of technology. Every course in the MBA program is taught from a technological perspective.
By choosing sets of electives to round out their foundation and core courses, MBA students can choose from eight areas of concentration including information security management, entrepreneurship, and technological innovation. In addition to these specialization areas, MBA students are free to choose from over 100 graduate electives each semester from other departments.
MBA students can take their entire program at either the Worcester campus, or through WPI’s Advanced Distance Learning Network (ADLN), taking MBA courses in a web-based environment.
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
Poets&Quants did not rank Worcester in 2013. The school last appeared in Poets&Quants‘ 2011 ranking, where it came in at 97th place.
Tuition & Fees: $1,281 per credit
Average GMAT: 624
GMAT Range (mid-80%): 520-710
Average GPA: 3.39
GPA Range (mid-80%): 2.93-3.8
Acceptance Rate: 43.1%
Full-Time Enrollment: 208
Average Age: 24
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