Business Administration, M.B.A. | Claremont Graduate University (CGU) | Claremont, United States
24 months
1980 USD/credit 47520 USD/year
1980 USD/credit 47520 USD/year
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At Business Administration from Claremont Graduate University (CGU) we understand that you are looking for a degree that will support your own professional journey, whether it takes you up the corporate ladder or to new destinations.


Business Administration from Claremont Graduate University (CGU) prepares you for success by combining Peter Drucker’s classic philosophy on business with practice-based learning that puts those principles into action. The program’s unique organization around four main modules—the innovative Drucker Signature Platform, People & Strategy, Analysis & Decision-Making, and a concentration of your choice—means you will earn an MBA that sets you apart from the crowd.

Graduates with Business Administration from Claremont Graduate University (CGU) will: 

  • The Drucker Signature Platform, based on the life work and key principles of Peter Drucker, trains you to be an effective leader. In our professional and leadership practicums, you will examine industries, organizations, and jobs in conjunction with Drucker alumni, faculty, and staff to prepare you to take your career to the next level.
  • Our Drucker Career Strategy Office will work with you even before you start the program to complete assessments, identify options, and develop a plan for your career success.
  • As a Drucker MBA student, you will connect with renowned faculty and collaborate with diverse classmates from around the globe while maintaining small and intimate class sizes and an excellent student-faculty ratio of 15:1.
  • The Drucker MBA provides scheduling flexibility that allows you to complete your studies at a full-time or part-time pace with classes available on nights and weekends.
  • Your MBA is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard for business education.
  • From Japan to Costa Rica to New Zealand, our Global Immersion courses let you travel to a country of focus for an intensive week of business and alumni meetings, onsite corporate visits, and cultural activities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Business Analytics 1
  • Financial Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Operations
  • Economics of Strategy
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing
  • Strategy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must hold a U.S. equivalent bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Three years of work experience is recommended but not required. The Admission Committee weighs the quality of work experience more heavily than the quantity. Direct management experience is preferred, but not required.
  • Application
  • $80 Application fee
  • Official transcripts (undergraduate/graduate)
  • Resume
  • English proficiency exam (international applicants only)
  • Copy of Passport
  • Affidavit of Financial Support
  • Financial Statement or Proof
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1980 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    47520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1980 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Claremont

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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