“Business is an engine for positive global change at UNC Kenan-Flagler, which is known for extraordinary learning experiences, innovative research and developing results-driven leaders. The Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise helps business and government tackle challenges that have an impact on society. A portfolio of programs educates people at every stage of their careers and prepares them for success as global leaders.” – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School
Business School Rank: #19
Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Size: 575 enrolled
Average Age of New Entrants: 28
Tuition: $47,221 per year (full-time out-of-state); $23,339 per year (full-time in-state)
Contact: 919-962-3236 (phone); firstname.lastname@example.org (email)
What is the average GMAT score for applicants accepted to the UNC – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School?
The average GMAT score of applicants accepted to the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School in 2011 was 689. The GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) was 630-740.
Does the UNC – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School accept the GMAT and the GRE?
Yes, the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School accepts both the GMAT and the GRE for admission.
What is the average undergraduate GPA of applicants accepted to the UNC – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School?
The average undergraduate GPA of applicants admitted to the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School in 2011 was 3.31. The undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) was 2.8-3.8.
What is the average starting salary and bonuses for graduates from the UNC – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School?
The average base salary is $99,628. On average, approximately 74 % of full-time graduates are employed at the time of graduation. Approximately 85 % 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?
Dual Degree Programs:
- Law w/ UNC Law School
- Public Health w/ UNC’s School of Public Health
- City and Regional Planning w/ the Department of City and Regional Planning at UNC Chapel Hill
- Information and Library Science w/ UNC’s School of Information and Library Science
- Environmental w/ Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University
- Public Policy w/ The School of Public Policy at Duke University
- Pharmacy w/ UNC’s Eshelman School of Pharmacy
- Medicine w/ UNC’s School of Medicine
For a full list of programs, including Ph.D and executive education, please visit the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School website at www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu.
Is work experience expected? How much?
Yes. A minimum of two years work experience is required for admission to the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. Only full-time, permanent positions count towards this two-year minimum requirement. The admissions committee will review every application received, but applicants with less than two years of experience are not likely to be competitive in comparison to other candidates applying to business school. On average, admitted students have 59 months of work experience.
An Interview with the Admissions Director
We interviewed the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School Admissions Director Sherry Wallace. Read our Tips from the Admissions Office to get her advice on graduate admissions.