Business School Overview
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|Ranking score and category|
#129 in Part-time MBA
Business School Overview
The Roy E. Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College offers graduate programs in these departments and concentrations: entrepreneurship, finance, general management, international business, marketing, and production/operations management. Its tuition is full-time: $33,000 per year; part-time: $1,104 per credit; and executive: $50,400 total program. At graduation, 48.8 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
Rollins College students study in Winter Park, Fla., near the Orlando metropolitan region, which has lots of warm weather and business networking opportunities for Roy E. Crummer Graduate School of Business students to experience. With campus about 50 miles from the Atlantic Ocean and 70 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, Rollins students can take a break from their classwork by driving to the beach or by catching a Rollins College Tars Division II sports game on campus.
In the classroom, Crummer graduate students can earn an M.B.A. in a few different ways. Recent college grads can get a jump start on a master’s degree through the Early Advantage M.B.A.—a full-time program that can be completed within 16 or 21 months. People with extensive business experience can check out the Professional M.B.A. program, which can be completed in 24 to 27 months and offers flexible class scheduling so students can continue working as they earn their degree.
The third option for Crummer Graduate School of Business students is the Rollins Executive M.B.A.—an intense program for mid- to senior-level professionals who complete the degree via both online and on-campus weekend classes in 14 or 15 months. Students applying for the Executive M.B.A. do not need to have taken the GMAT, but admission is competitive.
The Rollins M.B.A. Business Career Development Center is a place that students should check out to make the most of their studies. The center offers career coaches, networking opportunities, mock interviews, and Bloomberg terminal access, among other things. After graduation, Crummer alumni can attend M.B.A. courses for free, pending seat availability and instructor approval.
Notable alumni of the Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business include Al Weiss, former president of the Walt Disney World Resort, and Erin Wallace, senior vice president of operations of Walt Disney World.
|Application deadline (U.S. residents)||rolling|
|Application deadline (international students)||N/A|
|Gender distribution (full-time)|
Full-time: $33,000 per year
|Required fees (full-time and part-time)||$220 per program|
|Required fees (executive degree program)||$340|
|Average base salary||$48,253|
|Full-time graduates employed at graduation||48.8%|
* Business School Overview details based on 2012 data