Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper)

Quick Stats

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Students
423
enrolled (full-time)
165
enrolled (part-time)
Tuition
$56,768
per year (full-time)
$1,845
per credit (part-time)

More Information

Business School Overview

U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
Rank Category Name
#18 Best Business Schools

Specialties

#10 in Part-time MBA

Business School Overview

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, ethics, finance, marketing, management information systems, production/operations management, organizational behavior, and quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research. Its tuition is full-time: $56,768 per year and part-time: $1,845 per credit. At graduation, 79.4 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.

The Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business pioneered the mini-semester system, which is essentially four quarters of 6.5-week classes. MBA students can elect to study the General Management curriculum or follow one of four specialized MBA tracks, such as Business Analytics and Technology Leadership. The school also offers a part-time MBA program, a distance learning MBA, an executive MBA program and Ph.D. degrees.

Through electives, students in the General Management curriculum can complete concentrations like accounting and communications. Students can earn a joint MBA/J.D. through the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Students can also complete joint degrees in computational finance, software engineering, health care policy and management, public policy and management, and civil and environmental engineering.

Students can gain an international experience during Global Treks, which are customized, two-week trips, or the Transitional Economies study abroad program, which lasts two mini-semesters. Close to three-quarters of students live in Pittsburgh’s Shadyside neighborhood, a mile from the Carnegie Mellon campus.

Notable alumni of the Tepper School of Business include David Coulter, former chairman and CEO of Bank of America Corp., and Dina Dublon, former executive vice president and chief financial officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Admissions

Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 15
Application deadline (international students) March 15
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (part-time)
Applicants (part-time)

Academics

Departments/concentrations
accounting management information systems
economics production/operations management
entrepreneurship organizational behavior
ethics quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research
finance other
marketing

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 423
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)

Cost

Tuition

full-time: $56,768 per year
part-time: $1,845 per credit

Required fees (full-time) $0 per program
Required fees (part-time) $0 per program
Required fees (executive degree program) N/A

Salary

Average base salary $110,405
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 79.4%

* Business School Overview details based on 2013 data

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