College of Business and Economics is one of four colleges under the Lehigh University- a private research university located in Pennsylvania. Niche ranked the university as 34th best out of 1034 colleges in the United States for business programs. Because of its excellent ranking, the university can be preferred by international students who want to study MBA in the USA.
It is one of the top-rated colleges in Pennsylvania and admissions to the university can be very competitive. The university opens admissions for Fall and Spring sessions. The university has a very high placement rate of 97% post-graduation. College of Business and Economics offers various programs for business enthusiasts.
International students at the university are provided with scholarships to study in the USA. The undergraduate student population at the university is 1,694 and the graduate student population is 324. International graduate students come from 23 countries.
|Application portal||Online application|
|Average SAT score||1373|
|Average ACT score||31|
|Mode of payment||By check or wire transfer|
|Tuition fee||$32,250 per year (Undergraduate)|
$1,001 per credit (Graduate)
|Academic calendar||Semester based|
|Intake sessions||Fall and spring|
|Financial aid||Grant, scholarship aid|
These are the deadlines for undergraduate programs. The deadlines for graduate programs vary for each of them and are mentioned in the graduate program table.
|Early Decision I||November 1st|
|Early Decision II||January 1st|
|Regular Decision||January 1st|
The College of Business and Economics welcomes applications for international students who want to study business in the USA. International students who want to take admissions into the college are advised to start with their application early.
Though the application process is the same for the international and the native applicants, the international students have to meet a few more requirements and submit some documents. The application process for international students is mentioned below:
Application Fee: 75 USD (For Graduate Programs)
Basic Academic Requirements:
International students who are non-native English speakers need to prove their English proficiency to study in the USA. The students can use any of these tests to enroll in the college to prove their proficiency in English. The minimum scores required are mentioned below:
International students will need a visa to study in the USA. Students are advised to start with their visa process immediately after their confirmation for joining the university as the visa process may take months. Students can go through the following steps to apply for a Student Visa:
The following documents have to be carried to the interview:
The college offers degrees in MBA, Master of Sciences and Ph.D. courses. The application deadlines for some of them vary. The students have to provide their GMAT or GRE scores and English proficiency scores.
Application Portal: Submit the application form online.
Application Fee: 75 USD
Basic Academic Requirements:
|Requirements||One Year MBA||MS in Applied economics||MS in Financial Engineering||Master of Science in Accounting and Information Analysis||Master of Science in Management|
|Application Deadline||April 19th||December 1st (Spring)|
April 15th (Fall)
|April 15th||December 1st (Spring)|
April 15 (Fall)
|LOR’s/References||2 LOR’S||2 LOR’s||2 LOR’s||2 LOR’s||2 LOR’s|
|Minimum Work Experience||1 year||Not Required||Not Required||Not Required||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||-||-||Video Submission||Portfolio||-|