The SOM website reports that the US News & World Report has ranked the school eighth in the US (March 2016); 13th in the US and 19th globally (October 2015). These ranking organizations used different criteria. The SOM faculty includes professors from all over the world, including India, teaching subjects as diverse as management, economics, accounting, finance, marketing, organizational behavior, and political science.
SOM offers a two-year MBA program, an MBA for Executives program, a Master of Advanced Management program, and doctoral and joint degree programs.
The middle 80 percent undergraduate GPA falls within 3.4 to 3.9. International students comprise nearly half of the class strength, US citizens and permanent residents about 40 percent.
The majority (over 30%) of undergraduate majors belong to Humanities and Social Sciences, followed by Business, Engineering and Computer Science, Economics, and the least, roughly 10% percent, in Mathematics and Physical Sciences.
All SOM students are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships.
Industry associations, fraternal and athletic organizations, foundations, and ethnic associations provide financial assistance.It aims at achieving this objective by bringing international business leaders to its campus, by implementing an integrated curriculum, and by disseminating its expertise in leadership and organizational behavior.Historically, Yale SOM has held the upper hand in government and nonprofit management.SOM is situated in the northern part of the university, in a new 225,000-sq-ft building complex, Edward P.Evans Hall, named after Evans as thanksgiving to this leading owner and breeder of thoroughbred racehorses, an alumnus who donated million to the school.Yale SOM has evolved an integrated curriculum that takes management studies across various disciplines to help alumni better understand their organization as a whole and society in all its diversity.SOM maintains H3 ties with Yale University, whose professors help enrich the school’s think-tank.The office offers one-on-one career counseling and also brings top recruiters to the SOM campus.Statistics show that well over 45 percent of the SOM graduates go into Consulting careers, followed by Finance and Financial Services, Technology, and smaller numbers in various e Commerce, Nonprofit, Consumer Goods, Energy, and more.“SOMers” can be members of over 50 MBA student clubs, including career-oriented clubs, education clubs, innovation clubs, South Asian clubs, and even food and wine clubs.The clubs are forums for discussion and workshops that develop business and leadership skills.