Quick Facts

The L. William Seidman Center, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan is the home to the Seidman College of Business. Classes are also offered at the university's main campus in Allendale, Meijer Campus in Holland, and in Muskegon.

Accreditation AACSB International

Fall 2016 Enrollment

  • Undergraduate: 3433  
  • Graduate: 349

2016-2017 Faculty

  • Faculty (full-time): 91
  • Ph.D. Faculty: 72.5%

Graduate Profile

  • Mean Age (MBA): 31
  • Average GMAT (Fall '14): 567
  • Female: 26%
  • Male: 74%
  • Part-time Students: 89%

Ethnicity

  • Caucasian: 90%
  • Black or African American: 1%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Multi-ethnic: 1%
  • Not Reported: 1%

Undergraduate Profile

  • Mean Age: 21
  • Mean ACT (Fall '14): 23.7 
  • Female: 39.5%
  • Male: 60.5%
  • Full-time Students: 90.1%
  • 1st year retention rate: 77.8%

Ethnicity

  • Caucasian: 85%
  • Black or African American: 4.9%
  • Asian: 3.85%
  • Hispanic: 4.1%
  • Native American: 1.4%
  • Not Reported: 0.75%

Undergraduate Degrees Offered

  • Accounting
  • Business Economics - General
  • Business Economics - Real Estate
  • Economics BA
  • Economics BS
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Business
  • General Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • Management - Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Marketing - Distribution & Logistics
  • Marketing - Sales
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Graduate Degrees Offered

Degrees granted by GVSU 2015-2016

Major

Degrees Granted

Accounting

219

Business Economics

64

Business General

102

Economics

17

Entrepreneurship

2

Finance

193

International Business

36

Management*

171

Marketing

222

Supply Chain Management

55

Taxation

4

TOTAL 

1091

*Human Resource Management, General Management and Operations Management majors introduced in 2014 but combined under Management major here for calculation purposes.

2014-2015 Placement & Salary Statistics

Statistics Based off of the Alumni Employment and Graduate School Survey (Information provided by Career Services)

Major

Degree

Responses

Average Salary

Successfully Placed

Accounting

BBA

102          68.00%

$48,421.62

98          96.08%

Business Economics

BBA

38            79.17%

$46,481.82

38          100.00%

Business General

BBA

12            46.15%

$42,500.00

12          100.00%

Finance

BBA

142          73.58%

$48,560.95

137         96.48%

International Business

BBA

18            72.00%

N/A*

17           94.44%

Management

BBA

135          72.19%

$48,421.48

130         96.30%

Marketing

BBA

167          78.04%

$47,000.00

161         96.41%

Supply Chain Management

BBA

39            76.47%

$51,818.18

39           100.00%

Business General

MBA

46            80.70%

$66,166.67

45           97.83%

Accounting

MSA

34            68.00%

$53,613.33

33           97.06%

Taxation

MST

7              50.00%

$44,000.00

7             100.00% 

*International Business is always a double major, so their salaries are included in the other majors.



Page last modified December 5, 2017