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Boston University

Boston University School of Management

World Rankings

  • Financial Times Global MBA Ranking (2017) 82
  • The Economist Which MBA? Ranking (2017) 57
  • Forbes Best US Business Schools (2017) 48

Two-Year MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Two-Year MBA at Boston University allows students to fully immerse themselves in business school life. Students will learn from teachers who are highly respected in their field. 
  • Teaching focuses on addressing the dynamics of global businesses via class discussion, peer work, coordinated assignments and cross-functional class work.
  • Students begin the programme with core curriculum which gives them a solid grounding in the basic MBA skill set: accounting, finance, information systems, marketing, operations, organisational behaviour and strategy. Students move on to choose an area of specialisation.

Duration

  • Two years.

Number of places

  • c.150.

 Fees and funding 2015–16

  • $47,422 per academic year (£32,039).
  • Boston University offers a variety of merit-based scholarships.

Professional Evening MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Professional Evening MBA promises the same quality of education as a full-time MBA at Boston. The same faculty teaches both the full-time and evening cohort.
  • As with the full-time programme, students complete a core of courses designed to give a solid grounding in the basic MBA skill set. Students move on to tailor their MBA to their career needs and interests.
  • As the name of the programme suggests, classes are scheduled on workday evenings. Students are able to complete the programme with a selected cohort or go through at their own pace, taking a maximum of six years to complete.   

Duration

  • 3–6 years.

Number of places

  • c.150.

Fees and funding 2015–16

  • $23,712 per academic year (£16,018) (cost assumes 16 credits taken per year).
  • Boston University offers a limited number of merit-based scholarships to Professional Evening students. 

Executive MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • Boston University’s Executive MBA programme is designed for mid-to-senior level managers with over 10 years of professional experience.
  • The programme focuses on providing its students with a cross-functional understanding of how a company operates. The programme includes a strong global component and the curriculum is integrated around five modules, so there are no isolated courses.
  • Classes meet every other Friday and Saturday, along with three weeklong residencies and an international trip.

Duration

  • 18 months.

Number of places

  • ––

Fees and funding 2016

  • $97,500 (£65,869)
  • Boston offers a limited number of very competitive scholarships to EMBA students. 

Address

Boston University School of Management, 595 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, United States