Get your MBA in nine months, even if you've never taken a business course.

Clarkson's accelerated MBA program starts in August. You graduate in May.

Or get your MBA on your schedule.

In addition to our nine-month program, we also offer options that take you from your first class to graduate in one calendar year, 18 months or two years.

Clarkson also offers MBA dual degrees in Engineering, Data Analytics, and Environmental Politics and Governance.

Your degree is also a valued business credential.

By earning the Clarkson MBA, our graduates demonstrate their uncompromising work ethic. They have mastered an advanced curriculum developed with industry and have proven their ability to solve real-world problems. From corporate offices to independent startups, they are sought after because they excel. If you're ready to lead and take on new challenges, then it's time to make the future you want.


We accept the commitment, not excuses.

Admission is based on your drive, academics, references, test performance and how you'll fit in the program.

An application includes:

Transcripts from your undergraduate institution(s) GMAT/GRE Scores (may not be needed for applicants with work experience, graduate degrees or other practical/applied skill sets) Resume Essays and letters of recommendation


International Students

TOEFL score of 80 or above Certificate of finance to receive an I-20

We want you to have an in-depth knowledge of these subjects:

Organizational Behavior/Management Economics Accounting Finance Statistics Operations Management Marketing Business Law Information Systems/Computer Science

If you haven't completed courses in these areas, you can get up to speed during our Summer Business Concepts Program. All courses are offered at no cost.


Get your MBA in nine months.

You'll begin in mid-August with a weeklong orientation in Organizational Behavior. During your first seven weeks, you'll complete these classes:

Economics Ethics Supply Chain Management Accounting

In your second seven weeks, you’ll complete:

Finance Decision Analysis Information Systems Marketing

In spring, take the courses you want.

During your spring semester, you can choose any five elective courses, for example:

Project Management Investments Negotiations New Product Marketing Logistics

You can also take courses that are part of Clarkson's Advanced Certificate Program. Contact us for the full list of electives.

Travel overseas to see how people conduct business across borders.

During a two-week immersion course, you’ll study transactional history, best practices and reaching consensus in the complex international marketplace. You'll also complete a capstone course that pulls together key concepts from your fall classes.

A more successful future is just nine months away.

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