You are here

School Profile

Faculty Strengths

  • 3 Nobel laureates
  • 5 members of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 19 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • 3 recipients of the John Bates Clark Medal in Economics

For the 2013-14 academic year the faculty is composed of:

Tenure and Tenure-Track 114
Full Professors 68
Consulting Professors and Full-Time Lecturers 10
Active Emeriti 32
Endowed Professorships 62

Academic Programs

MBA Program

  2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
Total Enrollment 809 803 803 799
MBA Class 2015 2014 2013 2012
Applications 7,108 6,716 6,618 7,204
Enrollment 406 398 397 389
Women 36% 35% 34% 39%
Minority 21% 20% 27% 23%
International 41% 42% 38% 37%
Median Work Experience (yrs.) 4 4 4 4
Undergraduate Majors
Business 14% 17% 19% 19%
Engineering, Math, or Natural Sciences 35% 37% 35% 31%
Humanities or Social Sciences 51% 46% 46% 50%
Industry Designations
Management Consulting 27% 29%
Financial Services 36% 31%
Technology 13% 18%
Median Base Salary $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 $120,000

More information is available on our employment reports.

Costs and Financial Aid

MBAs who receive financial aid: 77%

 
Cost
Single
On Campus
Single
Off Campus
Married
On Campus
Married
Off Campus
Tuition $61,875 $61,875 $61,875 $61,875
Living Allowance 27,870 31,290 41,841 45,261
Week Zero Expense 903 999 1,290 1,386
Books and Supplies 1,398 1,398 1,398 1,398
Instructional Materials 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Transportation 1,020 2,115 3,135 4,245
Medical Insurance 4,296 4,296 4,296 4,296
Health Fee 573 573 573 573
Total $99,435 $104,046 $115,908 $120,534

Figures above are for a single MBA student living on campus.

MSx Program

Class Entering Fall 2013 Fall 2012 Fall 2011 Fall 2010
Participants 83 81 67 57
Women 17 19 11 8
International 55 62 42 39

PhD Program

Class Entering Fall 2013 Fall 2012 Fall 2011 Fall 2010
Applications 673 726 700 650
Enrollment 30 21 30 21
Women 11 8 7 6
Minority 6 1 2 0
International 10 14 11 13
Total PhDs in Residence 110 104 108 100

Executive Education

All Programs (FY) 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
Attendance 2,447 2,236 1,971 1,937
Number of Programs 57 52 50 44

Alumni

Living Alumni by Program and Degrees Awarded*

 
Program
Degrees Awarded since the School’s Founding Living Alumni
by Program
% of
Living Alumni
MBA 20,498 18,142 64.4%
PhD 862 803 2.8%
MSx (Sloan) 2,358 2,151 7.6%
SEP 8,199 7,094 25.5%
Total 31,917 28,190 100.0%

*Even though a number of our alumni hold multiple Stanford GSB degrees, individuals are counted once, according to the degree hierarchy listed above. These figures include degree and certificate holders and those who were enrolled in a program for three or more quarters but did not graduate.

Reported Geographic Distribution**

   
Total
% of
Total Alumni
U.S. 19,268 68.4%
  Bay Area 7,547 26.8%
  Elsewhere in the U.S. 11,778 41.8%
Outside U.S. 6,637 23.5%
Unknown Address 2,262 8.0%

**Based on addresses of living alumni reported in the Alumni Directory as of September 2014.