Must-Know MBA Statistics [Recent Analysis]

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"An MBA can increase salary by an average of $45,000."

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"Out of around 190,429 MBA graduates in 2018, 21.8% were full-time female students."

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"MBA hiring events in 2018 experienced a 13% decrease compared to the previous year."

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"More than 50% of MBA graduates change careers post-degree."

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"94% of MBA graduates from top business schools secured jobs within three months of graduation."

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"In 2019, around 95,216 GMAT exams were taken by prospective MBA students."

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"Full-time MBA alumni feel that their degree has opened up new career opportunities (91%)."

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"71% of U.S. companies invite MBAs to internships."

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"42.8% of MBA graduates are employed in finance and accounting sectors."

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"Around 52% of MBA programs worldwide are accredited by at least one major global accreditation body."

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"Distance-learning MBA programs can cost up to $35,500 on average."

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"About 70% of MBA candidates opt to study full-time."

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"The top three skills gained by alumni during MBA programs are leadership, strategic thinking, and problem-solving."

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"Over 90% of MBA graduates see a meaningful improvement in their professional network."

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"MBA programs with international business concentrations are on the rise, with a 3% increase in enrollment in 2020."

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