MBA By the Numbers
Aim higher, work smarter
Many Master of Business Administration programs promise an edge in a fast-paced and globalized job market. In the School of Business at Quinnipiac, we aim higher than that. Our AACSB-accredited MBA program develops extraordinarily well-prepared professionals and industry leaders who can thrive in any business environment and corporate structure anywhere in the world.
Our program combines a deep and diverse skill-set with immersive learning experiences and constant opportunities for career development. We provide options tailored to your particular needs and goals:
- Professional MBA Online
- MBA - On-Campus, Full- or Part-Time
- Accelerated Dual-Degree BA or BS/MBA (3+1)
- Dual-Degree BA or BS/MBA (4+1)
Our faculty draw upon decades of experience in the fields of finance, entrepreneurship, international business and marketing, just to name a few. You will learn decision-making models, financial analysis, leadership and organizational skills necessary to distinguish yourself in any industry.
A long list of technological resources make hands-on application of that knowledge possible. You’ll analyze real-time economic data, develop financial models and run trading simulations. You will work closely with other seasoned business professionals, allowing you to merge your experiences and grow your professional network.
Whether you prefer an on-campus or online experience, we have programs tailored to fit your career goals, obligations and schedule.
Rankings and Distinctions
Best online MBA program
U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks the Quinnipiac School of Business online MBA program as one of the leading national graduate programs. The 2020 rank it as #35 online MBA program, putting it among the top 12% of online MBA programs in America and leading all peers in Connecticut. The online MBA is also recognized as one of the best graduate business programs for veterans.
Choose Your Program
A Quinnipiac education is always personal
Our MBA degree programs are designed for where you are in your career — and where you want to go.
MBA - On-Campus Full-Time
Our two-year MBA offers a hands-on approach in an active classroom setting, allowing you to collaborate directly with faculty and peer groups.
MBA - On-Campus Part-Time
Perfect for those who prefer the on-campus MBA experience, but don’t have the time to commit to a full-time course load.
Designed for working professionals with three or more years of experience, the professional MBA delivers maximum program flexibility in an online learning formate.
This program allows you to maximize your course load to earn both the Juris Doctor and Master of Business degrees in one interdisciplinary approach.
Dual-Degree BA or BS/MBA (4+1)
This unique program is best for current Quinnipiac students who want to continue their studies and obtain an MBA in just one additional year.
Accelerated Dual-Degree BA or BS/MBA (3+1)
For prospective undergraduates who are just applying to Quinnipiac, we offer an accelerated dual-degree program that enables you to complete your bachelor’s and MBA degrees in just four years. Students may elect to combine their MBA with a major from the School of Business or a theater major from the College of Arts and Sciences.
In Their Words
“Oftentimes in business the problem is not having too little information, but too much, and the Quinnipiac MBA program has increased my critical thinking skills to better focus on those factors most vital to the success of the program or project.”John Goughnour MBA '15Marketing Director, Oncology and Biosimilars – Mylan
Enrollment and Graduation Data
Enrollment and number of graduates
Number of MBA program graduates:
- 2018-19: 206
- 2017-18: 267
- 2016-17: 267
- 2015-16: 192
- 2014-15: 161
Student enrollment in the MBA program in 2018-19: 336
Median starting salary for MBA program graduates: $61,000 (base)
Retention and graduation rates
- School of Business MBA-online retention rate: 91%
- School of Business MBA-online graduation rate: 72%
- School of Business placement rate: 87%