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The University of Kansas is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). AAU member institutions are chosen largely based on the excellence of their research programs and graduate education.

The University of Kansas School of Business is an accredited member of AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The school holds AACSB accreditations for both the school and accounting program.

 

Undergraduate

All programs

Admission
  Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Total enrollment 1,528 1,639 1,766 1,919 2,103
Freshman Direct Admits 254 328 337 327 399

 

  ACT GPA
Average Freshman Entrance Admission Standards (Fall 2018) 27.8 3.78
$70M+
new building, opened in 2016
Placement
  2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-17 2017-18
% employed
at graduation
72.5% 74% 76% 77% 85%
$50K
average starting salary

Graduate

Master of Accounting

Admission (Full-time)
  Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Enrollment 122 147 156 132 106

 

Admission (Working Professional)
  Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Enrollment 9 19 26 37 36
Placement
  2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-18
% seeking employment
at graduation
93.75% 92% 90% 95% 92%
70%
of MAcc graduates pass the CPA on the first try
 

MBA

Full-time
  2015 2016 2017
Average GMAT Score 604 600 619
Working Professional
  2015 2016 2017
Average Work Experience (years) 4.5 5.17 5.67
Online MBA
  Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Number of students in cohort 55 279 234 235

Program started Fall 2015

364
MBA students total in fall 2018
 

Doctoral Programs

Admission
  Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Applications 131 86 64  
% admitted 14% 20% 14%  
Yield 33% 45% 67%  
Enrollment 38 34 33 32

GIVE
The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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