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Tepper Class Profile

Our Tepper Class profile will supply you with the basic information you need when considering applying to Tepper. Our Admission Consultants are happy to help you decide if Tepper is the right school for you.

Application Deadlines

Application Periods: Application Deadline Notification from board:
Round 1 October 07, 2013 December 16, 2013
Round 2 January 2, 2014 March 24, 2014
Round 3 March 3, 2014 May 15, 2014
Round 4 May 5, 2014 June 10, 2014
Round 5 June 1, 2014 June 27, 2014

Application Questions

Short Answer 1 (Maximum 250 words):  What is your professional goal immediately following graduation from the Tepper School?


Short Answer 2 (Maximum 250 words):  What are your long term career goals?

ESSAY A (Required) - (Maximum 500 words): 

What transferrable skills have you developed that are related to your professional goals outlined in Short Answer 1?  Additionally, identify the skills that you will need to develop or enhance. Specifically, how will the Tepper MBA help you develop these skills? 

ESSAY B (Required) - (Maximum 300 words):  

Describe a defining moment in your life and explain how it shaped you as a person.

ESSAY C (Required) - (Maximum 300 words):  

How will your presence in the Tepper MBA program benefit your fellow students? How will you contribute to the school as a student and as an alumnus?

ESSAY D (Optional)

Is there anything else that you think we should know as we evaluate your application?

If you believe your credentials and essays represent you fairly, you should not feel obligated to answer this question. This essay is intended to provide a place for you to add information that you think is important but is not covered elsewhere in the application. This could include clarification of your employment or academic record, choice of recommenders or provide helpful context for the admissions committee in reviewing your application.


Admissions

Full-time Class of 2013

Total Enrollment: 198
Applications: 1,544
Percent Admitted: 24%
Yield: Not Published
GMAT Average: 686
GMAT Score Range: 620-740 (Middle 80%)
Average Age 28
Average GRE Q Not Published
Average GRE V Not Published
Average GPA 3.35

Undergraduate Majors

Major: Percent:
Business Administration/Accounting: 25%
Economics: 10%
Liberal Arts/Social Sciences: 8%
Science and Engineering: 57%

Post-MBA Career (Class of 2011)

Industry: Percent: Median Base Salary:
Consulting 24.55% $115,000
Cosnumer Products 5.39% $90,000
Financial Services 28.74% $100,000
Government/Not for profit 1.20% Not Pulbished
Manufacturing 5.39% $101,556
Media/Entertainment 1.20% Not Published
Petroleum/Energy/Utilities 0.60% Not Published
Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology/Healthcare 8.98% $100,000
Technology 20.36% $110,000
Other Industries 3.59% $88,750

Career Hiring

Class of 2009 2010 2011
Accepted Offer by Graduation 71.70% 62.12% 74.07%
Accepted Offer 3 months out 83.02% 83.33% 88.36%
Median Base Salary $100,000 $95,000 $100,000
Median Signing Bonus $20,000 $20,000 $20,000

Class of 2013 Profile

Female 29%
International 29%
U.S. Minority 10%

Region
Africa 1%
Asia 28%
Europe 4%
North America 58%
Latin America and the Caribbean 3%
Dual Citizenship 6%

Experience

Mean Work Experience 54 months
Mean Age 28

Enrollment

Total 726
Full-Time MBA 422
Part-Time MBA 201
PhD Program 103

School Ranking

Business Week 15
US News 18

Program Costs

Resident $109,600.00
Nonresident $109,600.00
Recommended Annual Budget (Resident) $77,000.00
Recommended Annual Budget (Nonresident) $77,000.00

Alumni

Total Living Alumni 8,800

Joint Degrees

MBA/Computational Finance
MBA/Software Engineering
MBA/Healthcare Policy & Management
MBA/Juris Doctorate (Law)
MBA/Public Policy & Management
MBA/Civil & Environmental Engineering
3/2 Programs