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Emory University, Goizueta Business School Accounting Program Profile

Written by AnonymousJanuary 16, 2012
Emory University

Emory University
Goizueta Business School
Atlanta, Georgia
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting

Emory University's Goizueta Business School, which offers a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, has been ranked number three in Bloomberg BusinessWeek's survey of Best Business Schools in 2011. Accounting undergraduates can take part in many of the schools’ research projects and initiatives among them the Goizueta Business Library, the Emory Marketing and Analytics Center and the Emory Center for Alternative Investments. Research from Emory University's Accounting department has been published in many leading academic accounting journals. Emory University is affiliated with the Methodist church, though students do not have to be practitioners to attend.

What's the school's contact information?
Goizueta Business School
Emory University
1300 Clifton Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Phone: (404) 727-6270
Fax: (404) 727-6313
Email: gbsinfo@bus.emory.edu

Type of school? Private

How much is tuition?
Annual Tuition: $38,600
Room and Board: $11,198
Required Fees: $558
Books and Supplies: $1,100

What's the typical student profile?
Emory University has a total enrollment of 7,140 undergraduate students. Of the student population 45 percent are male and 55 percent are female. Approximately 73 percent of all students are from out of state.

What types of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Critical Reading: 640-740
Range for SAT Math: 670-760
Range for SAT Writing: 650-750
Range for ACT Composite: 30-33
Average High School GPA: 3.84

Regular application deadline: January 15

Career and placement:
According to the Goizueta Business School web site, 93 percent of the undergraduates who receive a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting will be employed at least three months after graduation. Twelve percent of Goizueta Business School graduates will go on to attend graduate school. 

The BBA Career Center, which is in the Goizueta Business School, provides resources for lifelong career development. Numerous recruiting opportunities are available to students through the BBA Career Center Career Fairs. The Career Center also acts as a link between the business school and the Career Center of Emory University. 

The Career Center of Emory University works to provide both current students and recent Emory graduates with a competitive edge in the job market. The Career Center hosts graduate school fairs and career fairs, and provides an interactive job resources web site accessible to all current student and alumni who have graduated from Emory University within the past 2 years.

All data is as of 2012.