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Ross Profile

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

Application Deadlines

Application Periods: Application Deadline Notification from board:
Round 1 October 1, 2013 December 20, 2013
Round 2 January 2, 2014 March 14, 2014
Round 3 March 3, 2014 May 15, 2014

Application Questions

1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less.


2. Describe your career goals. How will an MBA from Ross help you to achieve those goals? (300 word maximum)


3. Describe a time in your career when you were frustrated or disappointed. What advice would you give to a colleague who was dealing with a similar situation? (500 word maximum)


4. What are you most passionate about and why? How will this passion positively impact Ross (300 word maximum)


5. Optional question: Is there anything else you think the Admissions Committee should know about you to evaluate your candidacy? (500 word maximum)



Admissions

Full-time Class of 2013

Total Enrollment: 501
Applications: 2,929
Percent Admitted: 32%
Yield: Not Published
GMAT Average: 703
GMAT Score Range: 650-750 (Middle 80%
Average Age 28
Average GRE Q Not Published
Average GRE V Not Published
Average GPA Not Published

Undergraduate Majors

Major: Percent:
Business: 26%
Computer Science: 7%
Economics: 17%
Engineering: 22%
Humanities/Social Sciences: 17%
Math/Physical Sciences: 6%
Other: 6%

Post-MBA Career (Class of 2011)

Industry: Percent: Median Base Salary:
Service 71.8% $110,000
Consulting 27.6% $125,000
High-Tech/Telecom Services 11% $110,000
Financial Services 9.8% $100,000
Investment Banking 7.4% $100,000
Retail 3.3% $93,000
Healthcare 2.4% $107,000
Public Accounting 1.8% $120,000
Transportation 1.8% $92,500
Other Services 6.7% $87,500
Manufacturing 28.2% 98,000
Consumer Goods 9.5% $97,000
Energy/Raw Materials 4.7% $97,500
Computers/Electronic Products 3.6% $114,130
Pharmaceutical/Healthcare Products 3.3% $103,000
Diversified Manufacturing 2.4% $101,500
Other Manufacturing 4.7% $100,000

Career Hiring

Class of 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Accepted Offer by Graduation 79.6% 86.1% 82.4% 65.8% 59.8% 74.8%
Accepted Offer 3 months out 85.1% 89.5 85.3% 71.5% 71.5% 81%
Median Base Salary - Service $95,000 $100,000 $105,000 $105,000 $100,000 $110,000
Median Signing Bonus - Service $19,500 $20,000 $21,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000
Median Base Salary - Manufacturing $88,000 $90,000 $95,000 $96,000 $95,000 $98,000
Median Signing Bonus - Manufacturing $19,500 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000

Class of 2012 Profile

Female 31%
International 33%
U.S. Minority 28%

Region
Africa 1%
Asia 19%
Europe 4%
North America 68%
Latin America and the Caribbean 7%
Oceania 1%

Experience

Mean Work Experience 61 months
Mean Age 28

Enrollment

Total 1,914
Full-Time MBA 1,046
Part-Time MBA 432
Executive MBA 129
PhD Program 104

School Ranking

Business Week 7
US News 13

Program Costs

Resident $95,694.00
Nonresident $105,694.00
Recommended Annual Budget (Resident) $68,724.00
Recommended Annual Budget (Nonresident) $73,724.00

Alumni

Total Living Alumni 27,300

Joint Degrees

MBA/MS (Science)
MBA/MSIM (Information Management)
MBA/MA (Arts)
MBA/March (Architecture)
MBA/MHSA (Health Services Administration)
MBA/JD (Law)
MBA/MD (Medicine)
MBA/Meng (Engineering - Manufacturing Management)
MBA/MSN (Nursing)
MBA/MSIE (Industrial Engineering)
Other