Yale School of Management (YSM) is the graduate business school of Yale University, located in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
YSM offers a full-time MBA program that lasts for two years, and a part-time MBA for Executives program that lasts for 22 months. The cost of tuition for the 2022-2023 academic year is $78,950 per year, and the total cost of attendance, including fees and living expenses, is estimated to be around $126,000 per year.
Admissions to the full-time MBA program at YSM are highly competitive, with an acceptance rate of around 22%. GMAT or GRE scores are required, with an average score of 725 for the class of 2023. Other admissions requirements include a bachelor’s degree, transcripts, essays, letters of recommendation, and an interview. The application deadline for the MBA program is typically in early April, with classes starting in August.
The student body at YSM is diverse, with 45% of students identifying as female, and 46% identifying as international. The average age of students in the full-time MBA program is 28, and the average work experience is 5 years.
YSM is consistently ranked as one of the top business schools in the world by various publications, such as the Financial Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, and U.S. News & World Report.
YSM is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the International Association for Management Development (IMD). The language of instruction at YSM is English.
YSM has a faculty of over 80 professors, many of whom are leading experts in their fields. The faculty is known for their research and thought leadership in areas such as finance, management, marketing, and entrepreneurship.
YSM provides a rigorous curriculum that focuses on both foundational business skills and leadership development. Students are also encouraged to participate in hands-on learning opportunities, such as the Global Network for Advanced Management and the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute.
YSM has a highly engaged alumni network, with graduates working in a variety of industries and roles around the world. According to the school’s 2021 employment report, 93% of graduates received job offers within 3 months of graduation, with a median base salary of $140,000.