University of Connecticut School of Business

By | January 14, 2023

Noted as one of the leading business schools in the state, University of Connecticut School of Business has distinguished itself with reputable career service, high average starting salary and rigorous academic curriculums. On this page specified for University of Connecticut School of Business, you can also find its complete admissions application information, such as average GMAT scores, undergraduate GPA ranges, average professional experience and acceptance rates for part-time, full-time and executive degree programs offered by University of Connecticut School of Business. According to AbbreviationFinder, University of Connecticut is abbreviated as UCONN.

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Business School Admissions

Application (Fall 2022)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 1
Application deadline (international students) January 31
Application fee $75

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time)

Acceptance rate (full-time) 37.8%
Average age of new entrants 28
Average undergraduate GPA (full-time) 3.43
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 3.02-3.9
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 32
Average GMAT score (full-time) 641
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) 560-710
Entrants providing GMAT scores 30
Students with prior work experience 32
Average work experience (months) 71

Admissions & Enrollment (Part-time)

Acceptance rate 71.3%
Average age of new entrants 30
Average undergraduate GPA 3.13
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 2.51-3.81
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 225
Average GMAT score 552
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) 440-678
Entrants providing GMAT scores 220
Students with prior work experience 225
Average work experience (months) 78

Admissions & Enrollment (Executive Degree Program)

Acceptance rate 100.0%
Average age of new entrants 38
Average undergraduate GPA 3.11
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 2.12 – 3.99
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 22
Average GMAT score 512
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) 420 – 600
Entrants providing GMAT scores 19
Students with prior work experience 22
Average work experience (months) 210

GRE Scores

GRE accepted for admissions No
Percentage of fall 2013 entering class that submitted GRE scores N/A
GRE accepted as alternative to GMAT N/A

Undergraduate Majors

TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 575 paper test
90 internet-based test
Mean TOEFL of entering students 593 paper test
97 internet-based test
Median TOEFL of entering students 587 paper test
94 internet-based test

Factors and Procedures Used in Admissions

Full-time program
The UConn MBA Program admits only the best and brightest MBA candidates from all around the world. The admissions committee gives careful consideration to each applicant and focuses on all sections of the application to learn more about the individual.
Executive program
Admission into UConn’s Executive MBA Program is highly competitive. The most important criterion for admission into UConn’s EMBA Program is work experience quantity and quality. The minimum requirement is only 5 years; however the class average is typically more than ten years.
Part-time program
Admission to the UConn part-time MBA programs located in Hartford, Stamford and Waterbury is highly selective. It is based on three primary criteria: years and quality of work experience; prior academic performance, as demonstrated by grade point averages in undergraduate as well as prior graduate coursework; and performance on the GMAT test.
Part-time distance learning program
For admission consideration into UConn’s online MS in Accounting program (MSA), applicants must have an undergraduate degree and completed eight accounting courses (financial accounting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting I & II, US federal income tax, cost accounting, advanced accounting, and assurance services).

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Dr. George Plesko
Full-time program phone (860) 486-2872
Full-time program email [email protected]
Full-time program website http:/​/​mba.​uconn.​edu
Executive program phone (860) 728-2400
Executive program email [email protected]
Executive program website http:/​/​mba.​uconn.​edu
Part-time program phone (860) 728-2400
Part-time program email [email protected]
Part-time program website http:/​/​mba.​uconn.​edu
Part-time distance learning program phone (860) 486-3860
Part-time distance learning program email [email protected]
Part-time distance learning program website http:/​/​www.​business.​uconn.​edu/​msaccounting

* Business School Admissions details based on 2022 data

Business School Career and Salary

Class of 2022

Full-time graduates 48
Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment 36
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 69.4%
Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation 88.9%

Base Salary: Overall

Total reporting base salary 23
Low base salary $50,000
Average base salary $90,827
High base salary $160,000

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens

Low base salary: U.S. citizens $70,000
Average base salary: U.S. citizens $105,920
High base salary: U.S citizens $160,000

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals

Low base salary: Foreign nationals $50,000
Average base salary: Foreign nationals $74,364
High base salary: Foreign nationals $108,000

Signing Bonus: Overall

Total reporting signing bonus 13
Low signing bonus $2,500
Average signing bonus $11,923
High signing bonus $30,000

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens $2,500
Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens $10,417
High signing bonus: U.S. citizens $20,000

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals $5,000
Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals $13,214
High signing bonus: Foreign nationals $30,000

Other Compensation: Overall

Total reporting other compensation N/A
Low other compensation N/A
Average other compensation N/A
High other compensation N/A

Other Compensation: U.S. Citizens

Low other compensation: U.S. citizens N/A
Average other compensation: U.S. citizens N/A
High other compensation: U.S. citizens N/A

Other Compensation: Foreign Nationals

Low other compensation: Foreign nationals N/A
Average other compensation: Foreign nationals N/A
High other compensation: Foreign nationals N/A

Base Salary by Occupation

Numbers for employment by occupation are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.

Number reporting marketing/sales jobs 4
Number reporting operations/production jobs 4
Operations/production low salary $66,000
Operations/production average salary $84,800
Operations/production high salary $100,000
Number reporting general management jobs 0
Number reporting finance/accounting jobs 8
Finance/accounting low salary $50,000
Finance/accounting average salary $94,500
Finance/accounting high salary $160,000
Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs 2
Number reporting consulting jobs 8
Consulting low salary $60,000
Consulting average salary $97,000
Consulting high salary $145,000
Number reporting human resources jobs 1
Number reporting having jobs in other areas 5

Base Salary by Industry

Numbers for employment by industry are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.

Number reporting government jobs 0
Number reporting manufacturing jobs 4
Manufacturing low salary $66,000
Manufacturing average salary $75,250
Manufacturing high salary $90,000
Number reporting non-profit jobs 0

Base Salary by Geographic Region

Numbers for employment by location are based on those graduates who reported base salary information by three months after graduation.

Number reporting jobs in the Northeast (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT) 25
Northeast low salary $50,000
Northeast average salary $90,455
Northeast high salary $160,000
Number reporting jobs in the Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV) 1
Number reporting jobs in the South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN) 1
Number reporting jobs in the Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI) 2
Number reporting jobs in the Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX) 0
Number reporting jobs in the West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY) 3
Number reporting jobs located internationally 0

* Business School Career and Salary details based on 2022 data