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Business School Overview
U.S. News Rankings
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#39 in Part-time MBA
Business School Overview
The Business School at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey--Newark offers graduate programs in these departments and concentrations: accounting, entrepreneurship, ethics, finance, general management, international business, leadership, marketing, management information systems, supply chain management/logistics, and tax. Its tuition is full-time: $26,153 per year (in-state); full-time: $43,151 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $985 per credit (in-state); and part-time: $1,693 per credit (out-of-state). At graduation, 74.6 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
Students enrolled in the business school at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—New Brunswick and Newark can take advantage of the proximity of the two campuses to New York City to enhance their M.B.A. experience. A short ride from Manhattan, students at the business school have easy access to the arts, culture, and corporate industry connections of the Big Apple.
The Rutgers Business School offers full-time and flex M.B.A. programs, so students can choose the best pace to complete their degree. Students hoping to piggyback their M.B.A.’s with another advanced degree have a variety of options at Rutgers—New Brunswick and Newark. Business master’s degrees can be combined with a JD from the Rutgers School of Law, an MD or master’s in public health from the University of Medicine of Dentistry in New Jersey (UMDNJ), a master’s in public policy from the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, or a master’s in biomedical science from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UMDNJ.
Students at the Rutgers Business School gain real-world experience through internships, consulting, mentoring, and case-study competitions. Additionally, M.B.A. students can take advantage of international study opportunities in China, Costa Rica, India, France, and Germany. Notable alumni from the Rutgers Business School include Bill Rasmussen, founder of ESPN; and Sheri McCoy, vice chairwoman of Johnson & Johnson.
|Application deadline (U.S. residents)||May 1|
|Application deadline (international students)||March 15|
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|Average base salary||$86,647|
|Full-time graduates employed at graduation||74.6%|
* Business School Overview details based on 2013 data