SMU: Cox School of Business ×

Accreditation: AACSB

Location: Dallas, United States of America

Current program rank (FT) 66

Tuition fees $ 94,890 (€ 77,736)

Length (months) 21

Program type Full-time MBA

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Program description:

You're ambitious and passionate, and you want an MBA program that will take you to the next level. An innovative curriculum that lets you tailor your learning to your goals is just the start. At SMU Cox, we set high expectations and give you the tools to exceed them — meaningful connections with faculty, immersive experiences with a diverse community of leaders, and a tight-knit global alumni network. Experiential learning is a core part of your program here. The result: You'll learn from and connect with industry professionals and corporate leaders in the most economically vibrant business center in the nation.

Students can customize their learning through electives that drive towards concentrations and specializations. They can select up to two areas to pursue. Each concentration requires 12 to 16 specific credit hours:

- Accounting;
- Finance: Further specializations in Corporate Finance, Energy Finance and Investments;
- ITOM: Business Analytics;
- ITOM: Supply Chain;
- Management;
- Marketing: Further specialization in Customer Engagement;
- Real Estate;
- Strategy & Entrepreneurship;
- General Business.

  • Size of the class: 115
Browse other programs by this school: Online MBA Executive MBA

Admission requirements:

  • Language Test: TOEFL 100 (minimum), IELTS 7.5 (minimum)
  • GPA: 3.30
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * First class degree (European classification); * 2 references; * 2 essays; * Interview; * GMAT or GRE;


  • Current rank: 66 (Financial Times), 55 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 77 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 60% / 40%
  • International students: 12%
  • Number of countries represented: 10
  • Female faculty: 29%
  • International faculty: 33%
  • Women on board: 15%
  • International board: 1%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 86
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 71

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 143,154
  • Salary increase: 100%
  • Value for money rank: 77
  • Alumni recommend rank: 74
  • Career progress rank: 53
  • Career service rank: 38
  • Alumni aims achieved: 90%
  • Employed at three months: 77%
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