University of Alabama (Manderson)

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Box 870223
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

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per year (full-time, out-of-state)

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#74 Best Business Schools

Business School Overview

The Manderson Graduate School of Business at University of Alabama offers these departments and concentrations: arts administration, consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, health care administration, human resources management, industrial management, insurance, international business, marketing, management information systems, production/operations management, real estate, sports business, supply chain management/logistics, and quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research. Its tuition is full-time: $9,450 per year (in-state) and full-time: $23,950 per year (out-of-state). At graduation, 58.8 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.

The Manderson Graduate School of Business at the University of Alabama offers M.B.A. concentrations in business staples such as analytics, finance, strategy, enterprise consulting, and supply chain and operations management.

Students focusing in business analytics earn certification in software tools key to the data mining industry, while those in the strategy concentration sharpen skills in competitive analysis and process management. M.B.A. candidates at Manderson can also design specialized degree concentrations tailored to meet their educational and career objectives, or expand their reach with joint degrees from the College of Engineering or School of Law.

Each year, select Manderson M.B.A. students pit their business skills against their peers from business schools across the globe in the George Washington University International M.B.A. Case Competition. The faculty-nominated group from Manderson was the only team from the United States to place in the 2009 competition.

Beyond academics, sports fans can cheer on the Alabama Crimson Tide vie for another national title in football at Bryant-Denny Stadium, or visit one of the many lakes, parks, or golf courses scattered across Tuscaloosa.


Application deadline (U.S. residents) April 15
Application deadline (international students) February 15
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (part-time) N/A


arts administration international business
consulting marketing
entrepreneurship management information systems
finance production/operations management
general management real estate
health care administration sports business
human resources management supply chain management/logistics
industrial management quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 151
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)



full-time: $9,450 per year (in-state)
full-time: $23,950 per year (out-of-state)

Required fees (full-time) $2,830 per year
Required fees (part-time) N/A
Required fees (executive degree program) N/A


Average base salary $58,772
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 58.8%

* Business School Overview details based on 2013 data

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