Rice University: Jones Graduate School of Business ×

Accreditation: AACSB

Location: Houston, United States of America

Campuses: Houston (United States of America)

Current program rank (FT) 32

Tuition fees $ 121,880 (€ 103,212)

Length (months) 24

Program type Full-time MBA

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Program description:

Rice MBA program fosters a diverse student culture that balances academic rigor with friendly collaboration. The 120 full-time students represent the smallest class size among the top ten business schools. The small class size gives students the chance to be active learners and own their education, both in and out of the classroom. Students learn through a combination of case method, simulation and experiences with companies from all industries. The core curriculum at Rice Business is designed for full-time MBA students ready for a major transition. Once core requirements have been fulfilled, second year students have more than 100 electives to choose from. 

  • Size of the class: 174
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Admission requirements:

  • GMAT
  • Language Test: TOEFL 90 (minimum), IELTS 7 (minimum)
  • GPA: 3.40
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * Any degree; * 3 references; * 3 essays; * Interview (sometimes required); * GMAT or GRE (no minimum);


  • Current rank: 32 (Financial Times)
  • 3 year average rank: 48 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 66% / 34%
  • International students: 25%
  • Number of countries represented: 15
  • Female faculty: 29%
  • International faculty: 38%
  • Women on board: 28%
  • International board: 11%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 71
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 80

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 161,156
  • Salary increase: 96%
  • Value for money rank: 68
  • Alumni recommend rank: 46
  • Career progress rank: 82
  • Career service rank: 37
  • Alumni aims achieved: 90%
  • Employed at three months: 90%
  • Selected recruiters: Amazon, Google, EcoLab, Deloitte, Dell
  • Pre-MBA industry:
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