Western Carolina University College of Business

By | January 14, 2023

Noted as one of the leading business schools in the state, Western Carolina University College of Business has distinguished itself with reputable career service, high average starting salary and rigorous academic curriculums. On this page specified for Western Carolina University College 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 Western Carolina University College of Business. According to AbbreviationFinder, Western Carolina University is abbreviated as WCU.

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Business School Admissions

Application (Fall 2022)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) July 15
Application deadline (international students) April 1
Application fee $55

Admissions & Enrollment (Full-time)

Acceptance rate (full-time) N/A
Average age of new entrants 29
Average undergraduate GPA (full-time) 3.15
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 2.37-3.71
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 24
Average GMAT score (full-time) N/A
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) N/A
Entrants providing GMAT scores N/A
Students with prior work experience N/A
Average work experience (months) N/A

Admissions & Enrollment (Part-time)

Acceptance rate N/A
Average age of new entrants 35
Average undergraduate GPA 3.19
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) 2.58-3.73
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 63
Average GMAT score N/A
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) N/A
Entrants providing GMAT scores N/A
Students with prior work experience N/A
Average work experience (months) N/A

Admissions & Enrollment (Executive Degree Program)

Applicants (executive degree) N/A
Acceptance rate N/A
Average age of new entrants N/A
Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) N/A
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GMAT score N/A
GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) N/A
Entrants providing GMAT scores N/A
Students with prior work experience N/A
Average work experience (months) N/A

GRE Scores

GRE accepted for admissions Yes
Percentage of fall 2013 entering class that submitted GRE scores N/A
GRE accepted as alternative to GMAT Yes

Undergraduate Majors

Undergraduate Majors N/A

TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
79 internet-based test
Mean TOEFL of entering students N/A
Median TOEFL of entering students N/A

Factors and Procedures Used in Admissions

Full-time program
Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution and submit official transcripts, GMAT score, resume, goal statement, and 3 letters of recommendation. Applicants not from the US must submit a TOEFL score of at least 550 (paper), 213 (computer) or 79 (internet). A minimum 3.0 GPA and 450 GMAT is recommended. Work experience is highly recommended.
Executive program N/A
Part-time program
Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution and submit official transcripts, GMAT score, resume, goal statement, and 3 letters of recommendation. Applicants not from the US must submit a TOEFL score of at least 550 (paper), 213 (computer) or 79 (internet). A minimum 3.0 GPA and 450 GMAT is recommended. Work experience is highly recommended.
Part-time distance learning program
Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution and submit official transcripts, GMAT score, letters of recommendation, and have at least a 3.0 GPA. A resume and goal statement may be required. Applicants not from the US must submit a TOEFL score of at least 550 (paper), 213 (computer) or 79 (internet).

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Dr. Mimi Fenton
Full-time program phone (828) 277-7398
Full-time program email [email protected]l.wcu.edu
Full-time program website http:/​/​grad.​wcu.​edu
Executive program phone N/A
Executive program email N/A
Executive program website N/A
Part-time program phone (828) 227-7398
Part-time program email [email protected]
Part-time program website http:/​/​grad.​wcu.​edu
Part-time distance learning program phone (828) 227-7398
Part-time distance learning program email [email protected]
Part-time distance learning program website http:/​/​grad.​wcu.​edu

* Business School Admissions details based on 2022 data

Business School Career and Salary

Class of 2022

Full-time graduates N/A
Full-time graduates known to be seeking employment N/A
Full-time graduates employed at graduation N/A
Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation N/A

Base Salary: Overall

Total reporting base salary N/A
Low base salary N/A
Average base salary N/A
High base salary N/A

Base Salary: U.S. Citizens

Low base salary: U.S. citizens N/A
Average base salary: U.S. citizens N/A
High base salary: U.S citizens N/A

Base Salary: Foreign Nationals

Low base salary: Foreign nationals N/A
Average base salary: Foreign nationals N/A
High base salary: Foreign nationals N/A

Signing Bonus: Overall

Total reporting signing bonus N/A
Low signing bonus N/A
Average signing bonus N/A
High signing bonus N/A

Signing Bonus: U.S. Citizens

Low signing bonus: U.S. citizens N/A
Average signing bonus: U.S. citizens N/A
High signing bonus: U.S. citizens N/A

Signing Bonus: Foreign Nationals

Low signing bonus: Foreign nationals N/A
Average signing bonus: Foreign nationals N/A
High signing bonus: Foreign nationals N/A

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 N/A
Number reporting operations/production jobs N/A
Number reporting general management jobs N/A
Number reporting finance/accounting jobs N/A
Number reporting management information systems (MIS) jobs N/A
Number reporting human resources jobs N/A
Number reporting having jobs in other areas N/A

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 N/A
Number reporting manufacturing jobs N/A
Number reporting non-profit jobs N/A

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) N/A
Number reporting jobs in the Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV) N/A
Number reporting jobs in the South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN) N/A
Number reporting jobs in the Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI) N/A
Number reporting jobs in the Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX) N/A
Number reporting jobs in the West (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY) N/A
Number reporting jobs located internationally N/A

* Business School Career and Salary details based on 2022 data