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Pepperdine University: Graziadio logo
Pepperdine University: Graziadio
Full-time: 24255 Pacific Coast Highway
CA 90263
Fully Employed and Executive: 6100 Center Dr.
Los Angeles
CA 90045
t: Full-time: 800 726-9283
Fully Employed: 888 339-0109
EMBA: 800 766-5062

Global MBA Rankings 2011

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank92
Rank in 2010-
Rank in 2009-
3 year average rank-
Audit year[1]2006
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)100,000
Weighted salary (US$)100,000
Salary percentage increase103
Value for money rank72
Career progress rank94
Aims achieved rank88
Placement success rank80
Employed at three months (%)>63[2]
Alumni recommend rank94
Women faculty (%)21
Women students (%)36
Women on board (%)14
International faculty (%)6
International students (%)24
International board (%)0
International mobility rank54
International experience rank52
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)81
FT doctoral rankn/a
FT research rank89

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Graziadio School of Business and Management
Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
CA 90263

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1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2011 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG at The specified audit procedures were carried out between October and November 2010. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

2. (85)

3. School runs additional courses for MBA students for which additional language skills are required. These figures are included in the calculations for the ranking but are not represented on the table to avoid confusion.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2007.

Strengths and weaknesses

Alumni ratings for different aspects of the programme (average), where 1 = poor and 10 = excellent

International Mobility

Alumni who moved countries following their programme (per cent)

Company internships

Alumni who completed a company internship and received a job offer from the host company (per cent)

Importance of aims when taking an MBA

Alumni importance ratings for different programme aims (average), 1 = not important, 10 = very important

Aims achieved by taking the MBA

Achievement of programme aims (per cent)

Current job title

Alumni job titles three years after graduation (per cent)

Current company size (employees)

Size of company of employment three years after graduation (per cent)

Current sector

Sector of employment three years after graduation (per cent)