Business School Overview
U.S. News Rankings
|Ranking score and category|
#5 in Accounting
#7 in Entrepreneurship
#8 in Executive MBA
#11 in Finance
#4 in International
#6 in Management
#8 in Marketing
#8 in Nonprofit
#6 in Part-time MBA
#5 in Production / Operations
#9 in Supply Chain / Logistics
Business School Overview
The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at University of Michigan--Ann Arbor offers graduate programs in these departments and concentrations: accounting, consulting, e-commerce, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, health care administration, human resources management, international business, leadership, manufacturing and technology management, marketing, management information systems, not-for-profit management, production/operations management, organizational behavior, portfolio management, public administration, public policy, real estate, supply chain management/logistics, quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research, tax, and technology. Its tuition is full-time: $50,000 per year (in-state); full-time: $55,000 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $1,638 per credit (in-state); part-time: $1,805 per credit (out-of-state); executive: $52,400 per year (in-state); and executive: $54,400 per year (out-of-state). At graduation, 74.3 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
The University of Michigan Ross School of Business stresses action-based learning, a program designed to alert students to ask pertinent questions, identify important problems, and become an effective leader. Students can complete a full-time M.B.A., part-time M.B.A., or Executive M.B.A. Part-time degrees can be completed in the evenings or on weekends, and the E.M.B.A. courses only meet one weekend a month. There are also degree programs for a Master of Accounting and Master of Supply Chain Management, as well as a Ph.D. Program.
Students can get involved in a handful of centers and institutes at the business school, including the Frederick A. and Barbara M. Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise and the Tauber Institute for Global Operations. There are more than 70 student-run clubs and organizations, as well as a Women’s Initiative that offers counseling and programming to females at the Ross School of Business. Students can find housing on and off campus in Ann Arbor, Mich. using school tools such as Arbor Web and the UM Housing Office.
Notable alumni of the Ross School of Business include billionaire businessman Sam Wyly, author of 1,000 Dollars and an Idea: Entrepreneur to Billionaire, and Roger Frock, former General Manager of FedEx.
|Application deadline (U.S. residents)||March 4|
|Application deadline (international students)||March 4|
|Gender distribution (full-time)|
|Average base salary||$111,047|
|Full-time graduates employed at graduation||74.3%|
* Business School Overview details based on 2012 data