Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$13,242

1.99% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$21,895

After Financial Aid

2017 Acceptance Rate

54.2%

21,845 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

78,363

45.8% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

32.4%

2,183 Graduates

About

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is a Carnegie Classification grouping of higher education institutions. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools were General Business Administration & Management (3,572 degrees awarded), General Business (783 degrees), and Accounting (719 degrees).

In 2017, 24,491 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools. 51.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 48.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (9,187 degrees), 2.13 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4307 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is $13,242, which is $2,542 more than than the national median of $10,700. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $13,242, which is 100% of the cost for in-state students, and is $830 less than than the national median $14,072.

Costs

The median in-state tuition at Doctoral Universities is $13,242, which is $2,476 more than than the national median in-state tuition of $10,766. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $13,242, which is 100% of the cost for in-state students, and is $830 less than than the national median out-of-state tuition of $14,072.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,895.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$13,242

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of out-of-state tuition at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was $13,242, which is 100% of the cost for in-state students, which was $13,242. The cost of out-of-state tuition at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is $830 more than than the overall (public and private) national median of $14,072, and the in-state tuition is $2,476 more than than the overall (public and private) national median $10,766.

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Average Net Price

$21,895

2017 Value

5.62%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,895. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools grew by 5.62%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,995

Room and Board

$1,212

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was of $9,995 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,212. The cost of room and board decreased by 2.25% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

78%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

51%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

78% of undergraduate students at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 5.41% with respect to 2016, when 74% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Admissions

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools received 21,845 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 2.54% annual growth. Out of those 21,845 applicants, 11,845 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 54.2% acceptance rate.

There were 78,363 students enrolled at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools in 2017, and 63.8% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools has an overall enrollment yield of 30.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

54.2%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

11,845

Accepted Out of 21,845

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was 54.2% (11,845 admissions from 21,845 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 50.9%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 2.54%, while admissions grew by 9.23%.

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SAT Scores

63.8%

Submission Percentage

1,182

Scores Submitted

63.8% of enrolled first-time students at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools has a total enrollment of 78,363 students. The full-time enrollment at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is 35,919 students and the part-time enrollment is 42,444. This means that 45.8% of students enrolled at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools, both undergraduate and graduate, is 35.1% White, 24.9% Black or African American, 9.21% Hispanic or Latino, 2.82% Asian, 2.01% Two or More Races, 0.568% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.223% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (18.6%), followed by White Male (16.8%) and Black or African American Female (12.9%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (11.5%), followed by White Male (10.8%) and Black or African American Female (9.15%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

45.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools, both undergraduate and graduate, is 78,363 students. The full-time enrollment at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is 35,919 and the part-time enrollment is 42,444. This means that 45.8% of students enrolled at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

67%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was 67%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    27,512

  2. Black or African American

    19,542

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    7,219

The enrolled student population at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is 35.1% White, 24.9% Black or African American, 9.21% Hispanic or Latino, 2.82% Asian, 2.01% Two or More Races, 0.568% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.223% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 11,481 students (14.7%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 679 more women than men received degrees from Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools. The majority of degree recipients at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are white (9,187 degrees awarded). There were 2.13 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4307 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is General Business Administration & Management (3,572 degrees awarded), followed by General Business (783 degrees) and Accounting (719 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Business (19,847 degrees awarded), Protective Services (875 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (906 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Accountants & auditors (1,104,864 people), Other managers (710,110 people), Software developers (509,556 people), Financial managers (438,531 people), and Chief executives & legislators (333,031 people).

The most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Business (19,847 degrees awarded), Protective Services (875 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (906 degrees), Legal (138 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (151 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Surgeons, Physicians, Diagnostic medical sonographers, and Architectural & engineering managers

The most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Business (19,847 degrees awarded), Protective Services (875 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (906 degrees), Legal (138 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (151 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Computer Systems Design (855,901 people), Elementary & secondary schools (585,752 people), Banking & related activities (550,385 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (481,500 people), and Insurance carriers (445,323 people).

The most specialized majors at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Business (19,847 degrees awarded), Protective Services (875 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (906 degrees), Legal (138 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (151 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools.

Most Common

  1. 3572 degrees awarded

  2. 783 degrees awarded

  3. 719 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was General Business Administration & Management with 3572 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 11,906

  2. 12,585

In 2017, 11,906 degrees were awarded to men at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools, which is 0.946 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (12,585).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 4017 degrees were awarded to men at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.939 times less than the 4277 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 4277 degrees were awarded to women at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.06 times more than the 4017 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%

100% Completion Time

22%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 19% of students graduating from Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 22% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 22.5% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Special Focus Institutions Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (60.2%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is Female and Asian (60.2% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 7.6% of graduates (166 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    9,187 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    4,307 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    4,174 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is white (9,187 degrees awarded). There were 2.13 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4307 degrees).

17% of degree recipients (4,174 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    4,811 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    4,376 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    2,805 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools is white male (4,811 degrees awarded). There were 1.1 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (4,376 degrees).

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Operations

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools has an endowment valued at nearly $25.3M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $112M (443%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools had a total salary expenditure of $10.2M. Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools employs 383 No academic ranks, 205 Professors, and 176 Associate professors. Most academics at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are Male No academic ranks (193), Female No academic ranks(190), and Male Professors (142).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 1091 employees, Management, with 1012 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 601 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$25.3M

2017 Endowment

3.04%

growth from 2016

Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools has an endowment valued at about $25.3M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools grew 3.04% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $15.2M higher than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $23.2M - Federal

  2. $9.45M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools received $23.2M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $9.45M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$1.33M

2017 Salaries

27.1%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools paid a median of $1.33M in salaries, which represents 13% of their overall expenditure ($10.2M) and a 27.1% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 19.2% decline from 2015 and a 18.9% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$96.7M

Instructional Salaries

1,010

Number of Employees

In 2017, Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools paid a total of $96.7M to 1,010 employees working as instructors, which represents 21.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $727k (28.1%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank

Most Common Instructor

383 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

1091 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools were No academic rank with 383 employees; Professor with 205 employees; and Professor with 176 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 1,091 employees; Management with 1,012 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 601 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male No academic rank

  2. Female No academic rank

  3. Male Professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools was Male No academic rank with 193 employees, Female No academic rank with 190 employees, and Male Professor with 142 employees.

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