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Questrom School of Business

595 Commonwealth Avenue Boston,
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Originally founded as the College of Business Administration in 1913, the now-named Questrom School of Business is the business school at Boston University in Massachusetts, in the USA.
With a distinguished reputation in business education and AACSB accreditation, Questrom School of Business boasts a proud history. This includes establishing its MBA in 1925, being one of the very first institutions to admit women, as well as being one of the very first institution’s in the country to introduce a curriculum that addresses nonprofit and healthcare management.

Questrom School of Business offers a wide range of business related undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, including the BS in Business Administration, Full-Time MBA, Executive MBA, Professional Evening MBA, as well as MBA and joint degree options with other graduate schools that Boston University are partnered with.

Having pioneered the move from the operations and financially-based management models of the past into the network-centric curriculum of contemporary times, Questrom School of Business has also evolved its curricula to integrate the three most vital and rapidly growing sectors of the world economy: health and life sciences, digital technology, as well as social enterprise and sustainability.

The school also takes prides in infusing more discussions of ethics and social responsibility throughout its curricula, while adding more internationally based cases and options for international experiences.

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Questrom School of Business is located on Commonwealth Avenue in the Rafik B. Hariri Building, which is home to 40 classrooms, a 375-seat lecture hall, five computer labs, the Frederick S. Pardee Management Library, as well as 19 team rooms which can be reserved for group work.

Students also have access to a wide range of outstanding facilities and services, including:

  • The dedicated in-house Academic and Career Development Centers offer specialist advice, support and guidance on internships, interviews, CVs and much more
  • Feld Center for Industry Alliances – undergraduate students, postgraduate students as well as Questrom School of Business alumni can get all the support they need to develop their very own career development strategy

Other services include:

  • Educational Resource Center
  • International Students & Scholars Office
  • University Service Center
  • Student Health Services
  • Barnes & Noble bookstore
  • Team Learning Assistant

Campus life at Questrom School of Business is an exciting and diverse experience as students come from all over the world. To get the most out of student life at Questrom School of Business, students have the opportunity to take part in over 50 student clubs and almost 300 academic events each year!

Student accommodation

Living on campus is one of the best ways to get a real feel for student life and experience everything that it has to offer. From large dorms, to small dorms, student villages to apartments, there’s something to suit everyone’s needs and interests.

Admission to Questrom School of Business is becoming increasingly competitive in both the undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Applications are carefully considered and are based on a range of factors, including:

  • High school performance 
  • Standardized test scores
  • Teacher and counsellor recommendations
  •  Personal qualifications
  • Essays

Entry requirements vary between degree programs, and so you will need to visit the school’s website and select the degree program that you’re interested in applying to for specific entry requirements and information on how to apply.
Questrom School of Business runs Admissions Events throughout the academic year which is a great way to meet and speak with current students and the admissions team about what studying at the school. Prospective students are also invited to visit the Questrom School of Business campus where campus tours are available all-year round.

Six months after graduating, 97 percent of Questrom’s Class of 2017 graduates were employed, with an average base salary of $59,977.

While 91 percent of the Full-Time MBA Class of 2018 were employed three months after graduating with an average base salary of $93,387.

Graduates of every program at Questrom School of Business stand out as builders and leaders, rising rapidly in their careers. They develop the staying power needed in an era when technological advancement drives innovation and competitive advantage—in every department of every organization, in all sectors.


Graduates of Questrom School of Business will always be considered part of the school, long after graduating. An incredible 50,000 Questrom and 300,000 Boston University graduates make up what is a truly international alumni network that spans all four corners of the globe.

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