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UCI Paul Merage School of Business

4293 Pereira Dr, Irvine, CA 92697 Irvine,
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UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business combines the academic strengths and best traditions of the University of California with the cutting-edge, entrepreneurial spirit of Orange County in the heart of America’s Tech Coast. Four dynamic MBA programs, a Master of Professional Accountancy, MS in Biotechnology Management, MS in Engineering Management, and PhD and undergraduate business degrees delivering the School’s thematic approach to business education: sustainable growth through strategic innovation. The Paul Merage School of Business consistently ranks among the top 10 percent of accredited business schools in the US, and boasts a world-class faculty, strong alumni network and close individual and corporate relationships. It’s also the number one school in the US for percentage of women faculty, and is also ranked seventh in the US for salary increase and 25th in the US for faculty research.

At The Paul Merage School of Business, we ensure that our state-of-the-art facilities and student services are an integral part of every students’ university experience.

Our myriad of academic, personal and social student services at UCI Paul Merage School of Business provide assistance for ours students, wherever and whenever it’s needed. From the Transfer Student Hub, to the International Center, Student Success Initiatives, Student Center, and Student Outreach and Retention Center, these are just some of the many programs, initiatives and services available for our students.

UCI is home to the Anteaters, and has a massive choice of women’s and men’s sports teams to choose from. The Recreation Center is an impressive wellness building, with sports courts, gym rooms, a swimming pool, even a rock climbing wall and a large-scale sports field complex.

We’re also dedicated to guiding our students through their career planning process. To help you on your way, our specialist careers services, such as the UCI Division of Career Pathways offers a full-time job and internship portal, on-campus interviews, and a careers fair. Whilst The Merage School Business Administration Career Services serves as the main resource for career preparation activities to help you get a head start in life after graduation, and includes skill building workshops, individual advising appointments, online career modules and the Merage School Alumni.

Located in the heart of Orange County with year-round sunshine, student life at The Paul Merage School of Business isn’t just limited to the classroom. Enjoy the miles of beaches that stretch along the sunny southern California coastline, explore the nearby mountain ranges, and even take a road trip to San Diego or Los Angeles.

The admissions process and entry requirements for UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business varies depending on which program you’d like to study. You can visit our website and click on the specific program that you’re interested in to find out more about the specific requirements and how to apply. Be sure to keep an eye on the admission deadlines as well.

If you’re an international student who’s interested in applying to UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business, you can click here and complete the form.  

The Paul Merage School of Business Career Center is a dedicated service that focuses on your future success, and as one of the founding schools at UCI, the Merage School also offers access to venture capital, multiple fortune 500 companies and Alumni Network.

Three months after graduation, 87 percent of our MBA 2017 graduates found employment in various industries, including technology, consulting services, consumer products, as well as healthcare, biotech and pharmacy, with a mean salary ranging from $92,560 to $109,778.

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