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SMU: Cox
Cox School of Business
PO Box 750333
Dallas
USA
TX 75275

Global MBA Rankings 2009

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank70
Rank in 2008-
Rank in 200754
3 year average rank-
CountryU.S.A.
Audit year[1]2005
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)109,052
Weighted salary (US$)109,052
Salary percentage increase106
Value for money rank87
Career progress rank96
Aims achieved rank30
Placement success rank32
Employed at three months (%)>95[2]
Alumni recommend rank60
Diversity
Women faculty (%)25
Women students (%)31
Women board (%)13
International faculty (%)22
International students (%)20
International board (%)4
International mobility rank95
International experience rank43
Languages[3]0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)94
FT doctoral rankn/a
FT research rank55

Find This Business School

Cox School of Business
6212 Bishop Boulevard
PO Box 750333
Dallas
TX 75275

Further Information

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Footnotes

1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2009 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy and Patrick Gaudet of KPMG by e-mail at pgaudet@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between November 2008 and December 2008. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

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3. These schools run 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 2005.

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)