Kelly Vincenza Flanagin VP Business Development MBA ‘17
The MBA program is flexible when it comes to length. Depending on your schedule you can choose from a variety of options. As a student, you take 38 credits and graduate in about a year.
A Clarkson MBA degree can lead to higher salaries that pay back the investment in a graduate education. A general MBA results in a median early-career salary of nearly $60,000 and a median mid-career salary of around $100,000, according to PayScale’s 2016-2017 College Salary Report. The average starting salary for Clarkson MBAs is $70,000!
Among our 2016 MBA Graduates
Percent placed by time of graduation: 93%
Percent placed by three months post graduation: 100%
Percent placed by six months post graduation: 100%
The total graduating class is defined as all MBA students graduating during the 12 months ending June 30th.
General Admission Requirements
Admission is based on your drive, academics, references, test performance and how you'll fit in the program.
An application includes:
- Transcripts from your undergraduate institution(s)
- GMAT/GRE Scores (may not be needed for applicants with work experience, graduate degrees or other practical/applied skill sets)
- Essays and letters of recommendation
- TOEFL score of 80 or above
- Certificate of finance to receive an I-20
We want you to have an in-depth knowledge of these subjects:
Information Systems/Computer Science
If you haven't completed courses in these areas, you can get up to speed during our Summer Business Concepts Program. All courses are offered at no cost.
All students applying for Business School programs will automatically be considered for merit based scholarships and need not fill out a separate scholarship form. Tuition or course waivers may also be awarded based on undergraduate work.
Available scholarships include:
- Fellowship Scholarship (3.3 GPA, 550 GMAT) - $10,000
- Dean's Scholarship (3.5 GPA, 600 GMAT) - $15,000
- Presidential Scholarship (3.7 GPA, 650 GMAT) - $25,000
- Trustees Scholarship (3.9 GPA, 700 GMAT) - $50,000
*GRE scores can be considered for scholarship. All GRE scores are converted to a GMAT equivalent score to be evaluated.
Scholars Program - The Scholars Program at Clarkson University is designed to recognize students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and professional excellence. Students who are accepted into the program receive up to $25,000 in tuition scholarship and the opportunity to replace two electives with a research project completed in conjunction with a faculty mentor.
Additional merit based scholarships may be awarded.
Learn more about financial aid, costs and scholarships: https://www.clarkson.edu/graduate-admissions/admissions/financial-aid-costs-scholarships
If you are interested in learning more about the Online MBA or the One-year Residential MBA program in Potsdam, have questions or are ready to apply contact:
If you are interested in learning more about the Hybrid MBA in Schenectady, have questions or are ready to apply contact:
Graduate Admissions Team