UCLA: What is a good GMAT score to get into UCLA Anderson School of Management?

June 29, 2012 in GMAT Scores, GMAT vs. GRE, School Profiles

university of californiaUniversity of California – Los Angeles (UCLA) Anderson School of Management

“Founded in the depth of the Great Depression, UCLA Anderson School of Management now ranks among the top-tier business schools in the world. An award-winning faculty renowned for research and teaching, highly selective admissions, successful alumni and world-class facilities combine to provide an extraordinary learning environment in the heart of Southern California.” - Anderson School of Management

Quick Facts:

Business School Rank: #15
Location
:  Los Angeles, California
Size
: 750 enrolled (full-time) ; 840 enrolled (part-time)
Average Age of New Entrants
: 28
Tuition
: $52,580 per year (full-time out-of-state) ; $35,799 per year (part-time)
Website:
www.anderson.ucla.edu
Contact
: 310-825-6944 (phone); mba.admissions@anderson.ucla.edu (email)

FAQs:

What is the average GMAT score for applicants accepted to the UCLA Anderson School of Management?
The average GMAT score of applicants accepted to the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2011 was 704.  The GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) was 650-750.

Does the UCLA Anderson School of Management accept the GMAT and the GRE?
No, the UCLA Anderson School of Management requires the GMAT.

What is the average undergraduate GPA of applicants accepted to the UCLA Anderson School of Management?
The average undergraduate GPA of applicants admitted to the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2011 was 3.50.  The undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) was 3.2-3.86.

What is the average starting salary and bonuses for graduates from the UCLA Anderson School of Management?
The average base salary is $103,368.  On average, approximately 71 % of full-time graduates are employed at the time of graduation.  Approximately 86 % of full-time graduates of the class of 2011 were employed three months after graduation.

What programs are offered in addition to the traditional MBA?
Concurrent Degree Programs:

  • MBA/JD w/ UCLA School of Law
  • MBA/MD w/ UCLA School of Medicine
  • MBA/Master of Computer Science w/ UCLA School of Engineering
  • MBA/Master of Latin American Studies w/ UCLA Latin American Studies Program
  • MBA/Master of Library and Information Science w/ UCLA Education and Information Studies
  • MBA/Master of Nursing w/ UCLA School of Nursing
  • MBA/Master of Public Health w/ UCLA School of Public Health
  • MBA/Master of Public Policy w/ the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research
  • MBA/Master of Urban Planning w/ the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research

For a full list of programs, including Ph.D and executive education, please visit the UCLA Anderson School of Management website at www.anderson.ucla.edu.

Is work experience expected? How much?
No.  The majority of admitted students do have several years’ full time work experience, however, early career and college senior prospective students may still apply.  Recent college graduates with exceptional academic records and GMAT scores, who have demonstrated strong leadership in college, and who are ready to pursue their MBA are encouraged to apply.  Admitted candidates have an average of 64 months of full-time prior work experience before applying to business school.

Sources: US News & World Report 2012 School Rankings – www.usnews.com; Anderson School of Management – www.anderson.ucla.edu