Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper)

Pittsburgh, PA
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Online MBA Overview

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 61%
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
  • 5/1/23
  • COST PER CREDIT
  • $2,275.00
  • CREDITS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE
  • 64
  • ENROLLED
  • 224
  • GMAT REQUIREMENT
  • Yes
  • PROGRAM LENGTH
  • 24-32 months

A GMAT or GRE score is required for applicants to Carnegie Mellon University’s online MBA program, though the requirement can be waived in some circumstances. One letter of recommendation is required and incoming online MBA students had an average undergraduate GPA of 3.44 and an average GMAT score of 668. The 2022 acceptance rate into the university’s online program was 61%, and the program had a graduation rate of 98% within 24 to 32 months. Carnegie Mellon currently enrolls 224 students in its program. Students must complete 64 credits to graduate and international students must provide TOEFL scores. The deadline to apply is May 1. The program offers concentrations in: business technology, communications, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, operations management, organizational behavior, and strategy.

Traditional MBA Overview

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 29%
  • AVERAGE GMAT
  • 702
  • ENROLLED
  • 431
  • GMAT REQUIREMENT
  • Yes
  • MEDIAN BASE SALARY OF NEW GRADS
  • $145,000

The Tepper School of Business requires applicants to submit a GMAT, GRE, or EA score, or an approved test waiver. One professional letter of recommendation is required to apply, and international students must submit proof of English proficiency or meet certain exceptions. Among students accepted last year, GMAT scores were 702 on average, and the acceptance rate was 29%. Graduates go on to earn $145,000 base median salary.

Part-Time MBA Overview

  • AVERAGE GMAT
  • 691
  • AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS OF WORK EXPERIENCE
  • 7
  • GMAT REQUIREMENT
  • Flexible

Carnegie Mellon (Tepper)’s part-time flex MBA program offers GMAT, GRE, and EA test waivers on a case-by-case basis to applicants. The cost of the program is $18,200 per semester and one recommendation letter is required. International students may need to TOEFL or IELTS score to be eligible for the program. 

Best Online Master’s in Business Analytics Programs for 2023-24

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 66.00%
  • AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS OF WORK EXPERIENCE
  • 7.6
  • COST PER CREDIT
  • $1,928.00

Applicants to Carnegie Mellon University’s online master of science in business analytics degree program are required to submit GMAT or GRE scores to be considered for admission, but waivers are available. In the 2021-2022 academic year, students accepted to this program had a 3.49 undergraduate GPA, on average, and the acceptance rate for the program was 66%. International applicants are required to submit TOEFL scores. Two letters of recommendation are required and the rolling application deadline for those matriculating in Fall 2023 is June 30, 2023.