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Yale School of Management – MBA program guide 2021- class profile, fees, the employment report

The first students of Yale School of Management arrived in 1976, full 5 years after the University received a bequest from Frederick W. Beinecke for creating a management-related program. Their mission was clear from day one – educating leaders for business and society. The full-time Yale MBA program is for two-years.

The faculty and board of Yale SoM are following a three-pronged strategy to reach this objective – closer integration with the home university, creating and maintaining a reputation as a global U.S. B-school, and striving to be recognized as the best source of leaders for all sectors.

Yale School of Management - Yale SoM MBA Program - Class Profile, Career and Employment Report

If Yale School of Management (SOM) is your target business school, this article will help you in researching the class profile 2022, and career prospects its full-time MBA program can offer you.

Yale SoM MBA Program – Overview

Location 

Yale School of Management
165 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511-3729

Admissions Office (mailing address) 

Yale School of Management
Full-Time MBA Program
Box 208200
New Haven, CT 06520-8200

Email: mba.admissions@yale.edu

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Below are the details of the Yale School of Management full-time MBA program’s class profile, cost of attendance, median salary. Here is the list of the total cost (tuition fee + living expenses) of top MBA programs across the world.

S. No.Yale School of Management MBANumbers
1Average GMAT720
2Average GPA3.65
3Class Size350
4GMAT Range (middle 80%)680 – 760
5MBA Tuition + Program Fees 2020-2021$74,560
6% Received Job offer post-graduation90.2%
7Median Base Salary$140,000
8Median Signing Bonus$30,000

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Yale School of Management Class Profile 2022

Here are the detailed statistics on the Yale MBA class of 2022.

Enrolled350
GMAT Score Range (Middle 80%)680 – 760
Undergraduate GPA3.65
Undergraduate GPA Range3.31-3.92
% of women in the class39%
% of international citizens40%

Pre-MBA Industry of Yale SoM class

The Financial Services industry sent the most number of students to Yale SoM – 22.8%. This was followed closely by Consultancy at 19.3%. breaking away from the usual MBA trends Non-profit (11.4%) and Government sectors (8.2%) accounted for a fifth of the pre-MBA experience of the students.

Pre-MBA Industry – Yale SoM incoming class of 2021Percentage
Consulting19.3%
Financial Services22.8%
Consumer Packaged Goods5.7%
Energy3.5%
Government8.2%
Hospitality1%
Manufacturing3.1%
Technology9.8%
Non-profit11.4%
Health Care3.8%
Retail2.2%
Real Estate1%
Entertainment & Media6.9%
Others1.3%

Yale School of Management MBA Application Deadlines 2021

Yale SoM requires a 4-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited US institution or an international equivalent. The candidates must apply online and attach all the required documents. These are – transcripts from the college, 2 recommendations, complete video questions, GRE/GMAT scores, and the application fee. The shortlisted candidates are invited for the final interview.

As always, the competition is fierce, and it is very important that you have your application ready by Round 1 or Round 2. Learn here why applying in Round 1 or Round 2 is important.

Yale SoM   Application RoundApplication DeadlineAdmissions Decision
Round 1September 15, 2020December 8, 2020
Round 2January 7, 2021March 26, 2021
Round 3April 13, 2021May 18, 2021

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Yale MBA Employment Report and Salaries 2020

The MBA graduates of Yale SoM find employment in a wide variety of industries. By far the largest number of graduates are hired in the Consultancy sector – 36.9%.  Assorted Finance companies (investment banking, investment management, Private Equity/VC, and diversified financial services) and Technology come next with  23.3% & 12.7% respectively.

Here’s a detailed look at the employment statistics by industry, job function, and location.

Employment by Industry

Consulting companies recruited the maximum number of Yale MBA graduates. They accounted for more than a third of the jobs taken on by the students. They were also the best paid with a median base annual salary of $165,000.

Below is the detailed employment report of the Yale School of Management’s graduating class of 2020.

IndustryPercentageMedian Base Annual Salary Median Sign-on Bonus
Consulting36.9%$160,000$30,000
Investment Banking10.6%$150,000$50,000
Investment Management4.2%$115,000NA
Private Equity3%$125,000NA
Venture Capital3.4%$112,500NA
Diversified Financial Services2.1%$140,000NA
Technology12.7%$131,000$27,500
Retail E-commerce6.8%$138,690$67,500
Retail Others2.1%$130,000NA
Healthcare/ Pharmaceuticals4.2%$116,700$25,000
Consumer Packaged goods3%$110,000$35,000
Non-Profit2.5%$81,600NA
Media/ entertainment1.3%NANA
Manufacturing1.7%NANA
Energy1.7%NANA
Real Estate0.8%NANA

Employment by Function

Breaking all trends Yale SoM graduates overwhelmingly chose Consulting job profiles – 44% of the graduates took up internal and external consultancy roles. Finance/ Accounting job functions made up for 24.6% of the employment offers.

Function BreakdownPercentageMedian Base Salary Median Signing Bonus in
Consulting External36.4%$165,000$30,000
Consulting Internal7.6%$115,900$25,000
Finance/Accounting24.6%$135,000$40,000
General Management9.3%$123,500$38,400
Law1.3%NANA
Marketing / Sales14%$130,000$30,000
Operations/Logistics3.4%$140,000$50,000
Other3.4%$119,000NA

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Employment by Region

90.2% of the students received a job offer three months after graduation in 2020, and 85.9% of students accepted these offers. 87.1% of full-time hires were within the US, and 12.9% were international.

RegionPercentageMedian Base Salary by region
Northeast47%$150,000
West29.2%$140,000
Southwest6.9%$146,500
Mid-Atlantic7.4%$130,000
Midwest 5.9%$152,500
South3.5%$136,000

Yale School of Management – Notable Alumni

Yale School of Management - Yale SoM MBA Program - Notable Alumni

Following are some of the notable alumni of the Yale School of Management:

  • Ken Ofori-Atta, Finance Minister of Ghana; Co-founder, Databank
  • Martha Finn Brooks, Board Chair, CARE
  • Shirley Yeung, Founder & Managing Partner, Dragonrise Capital
  • Rebecca Lilly Brooks, Private Wealth Advisor, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
  • Max Ventilla, Founder and CEO, AltSchool
  • Adam Blumenthal, Founder and Managing Partner, Blue Wolf Capital Partners
  • Xerxes Mullan, CEO, Avestar Capital
  • Wendy Davis, CEO, and Founder, GestVision
  • Elon Boms, Founder and Managing Director, LaunchCapital; Lecturer in the Practice of Entrepreneurship
  • Kelly Smith, Corporate Vice President, New York Life Insurance Company
  • Christine Bader, Former Director of Social Responsibility, Amazon
  • Indra Nooyi, Chairman, and CEO, PepsiCo
  • Matt Rogers, Senior Partner, San Francisco, McKinsey & Company
  • Colonel Rich Morales, Head, Department of Systems Engineering, West Point
  • Donald Gips, Former U.S. Ambassador to South Africa
  • Laszlo Bock, Senior Vice President, People Operations, Google
  • Claire Hughes Johnson, Vice President, Google Offers, Google
  • John Shrewsberry, President, Wells Fargo Securities
  • Fred Terrell, Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, Credit Suisse

Other MBA programs you should consider

Stretch Schools: HarvardWharton, Stanford

Match Schools: Chicago BoothColumbiaNorthwestern Kellogg

Safety Schools: Michigan (Ross), Virginia (Darden), NYU (Stern), Cornell (Johnson)

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FAQs – Yale School of Management MBA

How long is MBA in Yale?

Yale MBA offers a two-year, full-time MBA Program.

What GPA do I need for Yale MBA?

The average GPA for the incoming class of 2021 is 3.66.

How much is an MBA at Yale?

For the incoming Yale MBA batch, 2020-21 is $74,560. However, there are other costs such as accommodation and the cost of living that you incur. Learn how to reduce your MBA cost here.

What GMAT score do I need for Yale MBA?

You need at least 700+ GMAT score for top business schools like Yale. The average GMAT score for Yale incoming class of 2021 is 702, with a GMAT range of 680-760.

Which are the top business schools in USA?

Some of the top MBA programs in USA are:
1. Stanford GSB
2. Wharton School of Business
3. UC Berkeley
4. Harvard Business School
5. MIT Sloan
Planning to pursue an MBA in USA? Here is a guide for MBA in USA.

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