American University (Kogod)

Washington, DC
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Online MBA Overview

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
  • November 29
  • CREDITS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE
  • 48
  • ENROLLED
  • 352
  • GMAT REQUIREMENT
  • No
  • PRICE PER CREDIT
  • $1,631
  • RETENTION
  • 87%

Test scores for the GMAT or GRE are optional for students applying to American University (Kogod)’s online MBA program, though two letters of recommendation are required for admission. The average incoming student’s undergraduate GPA is 3.1, and the average GMAT score is 625. Kogod offers two application rounds each year for its online MBA program. In 2020, the program had an acceptance rate of 78%, and currently enrolls 352 students. Its current one-year retention rate is 87%. In order to graduate, a student must complete 48 credits. International students must submit a TOEFL score of at least 100.

Traditional MBA Overview

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 38.00%
  • AVERAGE GMAT
  • 550
  • ENROLLED
  • 53
  • GMAT REQUIREMENT
  • No
  • MEDIAN BASE SALARY OF NEW GRADS
  • $75,000

American University (Kogod) is a test-optional school, and does not require a GMAT score for admission to its full-time MBA program. The average incoming student has a 550 GMAT score or a quantitative GRE score of 152 and a verbal score of 157 and a 3.14 undergraduate GPA. In 2020, American accepted 38% of applicants. The school currently enrolls 53 full-time MBA students. One letter of recommendation is required with an application. The final deadline to apply for the program is July 1. Students who graduate from the program earn a median base salary of $75,000. They need 49 credits in order to graduate.