Diversity is a hallmark of the MBA program at the John H. Sykes College of Business at the University of Tampa. Some 40% of the students are international and more than half are minorities. Their diverse backgrounds and work experiences make for a rich and varied learning environment.
The Sykes College of Business offers its MBA in three formats: the full-time/day program, which can be completed in as few as 12 months; the part-time/evening program, which can be completed in two years; and the Executive MBA program, which takes 24 months.
As one of the largest and most established MBA programs in Florida, the Sykes MBA aims to develop strategic thinkers who will add value to organizations and society. Students complete a set of core courses and may select additional courses from seven concentrations: entrepreneurship, finance, information systems management, innovation management, international business, marketing, and nonprofit management.
Fall semester: June 1 for non-binding Early Action admission or July 15 for regular admission. After July 15 applications will be accepted based on space availability.
Spring semester: Nov. 1 for non-binding Early Action admission or Dec. 15 for regular admission. After Dec. 15 applications will be accepted based on space availability.
Latest Up-to-Date MBA Rankings:
Poets&Quants (2013): NR
BusinessWeek (2012): NR
U.S. News & World Report (2015): NR
Forbes (2013): NR
Financial Times (2014): NR
The Economist (2013): NR
Tuition & Fees: $558 per credit (full-time)
Mean GMAT: 540
GMAT Range (10th-90th percentile): 460-620
Average GPA: 3.5
Acceptance Rate: 27.4%
Enrollment (Overall): 419
Mean Age: 26
Average Base Salary: $54,250
Average Signing Bonus: $5,375
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers at Graduation: N/A
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers Three Months Later: N/A
(UPDATED – 2014)