W.P. Carey School of Business – Arizona State University - Full-Time MBA
ASU Carey Full-Time MBA Program Structure
The AACSB-accredited Arizona State University W.P. Carey School of Business full-time MBA is a 21-month program. Classes are held four to five days a week on the Carey campus in Tempe, Arizona. A summer internship is a required element of the program, along with an optional summer global elective. Classes begin in August and are highly-customizable.
The Carey full-time MBA is built around a foundation of core business courses and seven concentrations. Students must select at least one concentration, which requires 12 hours worth of core coursework. Secondary concentrations and specializations are not required to complete the program. The concentrations are as follows:
• Business analytics
• Information management
• Supply chain management
Full-Time MBA Rankings
• U.S. News & World Report: 35
• Bloomberg: 48
• Forbes: 38
• Financial Times: 57
• The Economist: 42
The full-time MBA class at the Carey School of Business features 60 students that are, on average, 28-years old. The class earned an average GMAT of 685, a GPA of 3.56, and enrolled with about 5.2 years of work experience per students.
The class is 45 percent female and 45 percent international students.
According to the most recent ASU Carey employment report, over 90 percent of full-time MBA graduates earned an employment offer within three months of graduation. The mean salary of those graduates was $103,771 and the mean signing bonus was $19,143.
The majority of graduates earned roles in the technology industry (39 percent), followed by financial services (16 percent), and manufacturing (6 percent).
Tuition, Scholarships, and Financial Aid
The estimated annual tuition for Arizona residents for the ASU Carey full-time MBA program is $59,794. Out-of-state residents pay $99,398 and international students pay $103,845. A $500 fee is required to hold a spot in the program for those wishing to enroll. As well, a $500 fee issued during the first semester is also required.
All ASU Carey students are automatically considered for scholarship opportunities. Graduate assistantships are also offered for select students.
Applicants can help fund their education through federal and private loans, although the type of loan offered may vary by student.
All application requirements for the ASU Carey full-time MBA programs are as follows:
• A completed online application
• Official transcripts
• GMAT/GRE scores
• Short answer essay questions
• Proof of English language proficiency (if necessary)
• $70 application fee for U.S. applicants; $115 fee for international applicants
Application fees can be waived for specific applicants. More information can be found here.
Application deadlines are as follows:
Final Round – April 3, 2021