Data Calendar

Data is available through AACSB's DataDirect for participating schools or by custom request for the public, media, and other schools. Select quick data is also available free of charge through Frequently Requested Data and the Advanced School Search.

Data Collection and Release Time Frames

Each year, AACSB member schools are invited to participate in annual surveys. Data collection and release time frames are listed in the table below:

 Survey Name
Data Collection Time Frame
Data Release Time Frame
Accounting Programs Questionnaire (APQ)
Mid-March to late June/early July Late September to early October
Business School Questionnaire (BSQ)
Mid-February to late May/early June August to late-September
BSQ Employment Module (AACSB & MBA CSEA Sections)
Early-October to late November Early February
BSQ Finances Module
Mid-February to late May/early June August to late-September
Collaborations Survey
Mid-July to mid-August
Mid- to late February
Global Salary Survey
Mid-September to late-November Early January

Accessing These Surveys

AACSB members can access data from the surveys in which their school participates, using benchmarking tools, customized reports, and more. Additionally, AACSB members have access to a suite of complementary downloadable reports based on select surveys. 

> Login (myAACSB / Exchange Login)

DataDirect is now accessible via your myAACSB login.

If you have a myAACSB login, you will no longer be required to maintain a separate password to access DataDirect. If you do not have a myAACSB login, please contact

For questions pertaining to DataDirect features and surveys, please contact