The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) is a public research university located in Richardson, Texas, USA. The Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM) is the school of business at UT Dallas.
JSOM offers a variety of MBA programs, including a Full-Time MBA, Professional MBA Flex, Professional MBA Evening Cohort, and Professional MBA Online. The Full-Time MBA program is a 16-month program that starts in the fall semester, while the Professional MBA programs can be completed in as little as 24 months. The cost of the Full-Time MBA program for in-state students is $55,144 and for out-of-state students is $74,480. The Professional MBA programs cost $1,350 per credit hour.
The GMAT is a requirement for all MBA programs, and the average GMAT score for Full-Time MBA students is 679. Admissions requirements also include an undergraduate degree, transcripts, a resume, letters of recommendation, and essays. Deadlines vary based on the program, but generally fall in the spring and summer for the Full-Time MBA program and on a rolling basis for the Professional MBA programs.
The student body at JSOM is diverse, with 34% of students identifying as minorities. The average work experience of Full-Time MBA students is 4.9 years, while the average work experience of Professional MBA students is 11 years.
In terms of rankings, the Full-Time MBA program at JSOM was ranked #38 by U.S. News & World Report in 2022. The school is accredited by AACSB International, and its faculty includes more than 100 full-time professors.
The language of instruction is English, and tuition fees vary based on the program and whether the student is an in-state or out-of-state resident. The curriculum includes core courses, electives, and opportunities for experiential learning such as internships and consulting projects.
JSOM has a strong alumni network, and according to the school, 97% of Full-Time MBA graduates received job offers within 90 days of graduation, with a median starting salary of $105,000. The Professional MBA programs are designed for working professionals and can help students advance their careers while continuing to work. Overall, JSOM has a good reputation for its MBA programs and is known for its focus on innovation and entrepreneurship.