University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill (Kenan-Flagler)

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CB 3490, McColl Building
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

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#19 Best Business Schools


#10 in Accounting

Business School Overview

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, health care administration, leadership, marketing, production/operations management, organizational behavior, portfolio management, real estate, and supply chain management/logistics. Its tuition is full-time: $31,510 per year (in-state) and full-time: $50,942 per year (out-of-state). At graduation, 76.5 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill stresses the importance of developing leadership skills through hands-on experience and teaching business strategy that creates profit but does little damage to the planet. The school has campuses in Chapel Hill, N.C.; Bangkok, Thailand; Hong Kong; Rotterdam, The Netherlands; São Paulo, Brazil; and Monterrey, Mexico. Kenan-Flagler offers students a full-time MBA, evening MBA, weekend MBA, an online MBA and a Global MBA, along with a Master of Accounting and Ph.D. program. The Global MBA, known as OneMBA, allows students to learn from five accredited universities on four continents, and more than half of the executives in OneMBA live and work outside the United States.

The full-time MBA program features flexible classes that place an emphasis on global perspectives and the business process model, which organizes the first year of study to simulate the cycle of running a business. Students have the option to join MBA student clubs and organizations, including the Consulting Club and the Investment Club, among many others. Students enroll in elective courses beginning in their first year to prepare for summer internships, and roughly 20 percent of the elective courses are new each year.

There are more than 30,000 alumni worldwide, and some of the most notable graduates are Paul Clayton, former CEO of Jamba Juice; Helen Ding, senior vice president for Citigroup; and Brad Sparks, director of KPMG's Global Citizenship.


Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 14
Application deadline (international students) March 14
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (full-time)
Applicants (part-time) N/A


accounting marketing
consulting production/operations management
entrepreneurship organizational behavior
finance portfolio management
general management real estate
health care administration supply chain management/logistics
leadership other

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 573
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)



full-time: $31,510 per year (in-state)
full-time: $50,942 per year (out-of-state)

Required fees (full-time) $3,443 per year
Required fees (part-time) N/A
Required fees (executive degree program) N/A


Average base salary $105,397
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 76.5%

* Business School Overview details based on 2013 data

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