Our Threefold Mission
To attract, develop, place, and continue to engage men and women of faith, character, and professional ability who will become outstanding leaders and positively influence a world we wish to improve.
Advance knowledge using strong conceptual and spiritual foundations to identify and solve management problems.
Serve in academic, professional, and civic organizations, extending the benefits of management education and scholarship to the university, to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and to the world.
At BYU Marriott, students become the kind of leaders that lean, agile organizations of today and tomorrow demand.They take invaluable life experiences and combine them with rigorously experiential, highly collaborative programs.BYU Marriott students lead the way forward with an intense belief in the possible—and the insight to achieve it.
The BYU Marriott School of Business was named for Marriott Corporation founders J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott in 1988. It is housed in the N. Eldon Tanner Building, a seven-story, 220,000-square foot, glass and steel building located on the BYU campus in Provo, Utah. The building was expanded in 2008 to accommodate a growing number of students.
- Approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students are enrolled in BYU Marriott programs.
- Approximately 62 percent of the students are bilingual and many have lived abroad.
- The school enrolls approximately 8 percent international students.
- Students have access to three centers that allow them to gain an added edge: the Whitmore Global Business Center, the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, and the Ballard Center for Social Impact.
|Student Demographics||MBA*||MPA*||MISM||MAcc||Undergrad||Totals or Weighted Avg.|
|Number of 2020 Applications||507||107||123||197||2,155||3,089|
|Students Entering Fall 2020||149||52||93||165||1,208||1,667|
|Average Entering GPA||3.57||3.55||3.78||3.77||3.70||3.70|
Class of 2020 Placement
|Class of 2020 Placement||MBA*||MPA*||MISM||MAcc||Undergrad||Weighted Avg.|
|Average Starting Salary||$108,371||$55,318||$83,579||$59,289||$60,049||$67,456|
|Placed at Graduation||74%||35%||93%||94%||79%||81%|
|Placed by 3 Months after Graduation||92%||57%||96%||94%||89%||90%|
|*Does not include Executive MBA and Executive MPA entrants.|
|15th||Entrepreneurship||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|19th||Information Systems||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|21st||Management||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|25th||International Business||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|2nd||Accounting||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|31st||Undergraduate Programs||Poets & Quants||2021|
|36th||Finance||U.S. News & World Report||2019||Read Story|
|38th||Undergraduate Programs||U.S. News & World Report||2021|
|3rd||Entrepreneurship||The Princeton Review||2020|
|3rd||Accounting||Public Accounting Report||2019|
|12th||MBA (Entrepreneurship)||The Princeton Review||2021|
|16th||EMBA (U.S. Only)||The Economist||2018|
|17th||MBA (International Business)||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|19th||Information Systems||U.S. News & World Report||2020|
|1st||MBA (Human Resources)||The Princeton Review||2021|
|1st||MBA (Most Family Friendly)||The Princeton Review||2021|
|22nd||MPA (Public Management & Leadership)||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|24th||MBA (Entrepreneurship)||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|25th||EMBA (Worldwide)||The Economist||2018|
|27th||MBA (U.S. Only)||Bloomberg Businessweek||2019|
|2nd||MAcc||Public Accounting Report||2019|
|2nd||MBA (Most Affordable)||Poets & Quants||2019|
|31st||MBA||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|32nd||MBA (Worldwide)||The Economist||2021|
|33rd||MBA (2-Year Programs)||Times Higher Education/Wall Street Journal||2019|
|35th||MBA (U.S. Only)||Financial Times||2021|
|48th||MPA||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|4th||MAcc||U.S. News & World Report||2022|
|6th||MBA (Operations)||The Princeton Review||2021|
|71st||MBA (Worldwide)||Financial Times||2021|
|7th||MBA (Most Competitive Students)||The Princeton Review||2021|
|7th||MBA (Value for Money)||Financial Times||2019|
- BS Accountancy
- BS Entrepreneurial Management
- BS Experience Design & Management
- BS Finance
- BS Global Supply Chain Management
- BS Human Resource Management
- BS Information Systems
- BS Marketing
- BS Strategic Management
BYU Marriott also offers minors in business, entrepreneurship, global business and literacy, nonprofit management, and strategy. BYU Marriott also offers minors in business, entrepreneurship, global business and literacy, nonprofit management, and strategy.
- Master of Business Administration
- Executive Master of Business Administration
- Master of Public Administration
- Executive Master of Public Administration
- Master of Accountancy
- Master of Information System Management
- The school has 137 full-time faculty and approximately 200 adjunct, part-time or visiting faculty, full-time staff and students who teach. Ninety percent of full-time faculty have PhDs.
- Many of the faculty are recognized experts and have served as journal editors or heads of professional
organizations such as:
- International Association for Business and Society—Brad Agle
- Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance—Jim Brau
- Management Science—Karl Diether
- Quality Management Journal—Tom Foster
- AICPA Auditing Standards Board—Steve Glover
- Journal of Supply Chain Management—Scott Sampson
- Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council—Jeff Wilks
- The school has more than 55,500 alumni.
- Roughly 1,000 alumni actively mentor students each year through the school’s mentor program.
- More than 500 alumni and friends are involved with the school’s National Advisory Council and program-specific advisory boards.
- The BYU Management Society links managers, executives, lawyers, accountants, bankers, investors, and other professionals together. Committed to growing moral and ethical leadership around the world, this organization is dedicated to lifelong learning, service, networking, and supporting BYU.