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Master of Business Administration Fast Track, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 11 months


The Master of Business Administration Fast Track program offered by Lipscomb University is designed for young professionals who have fewer than three years of work experience, this 11-month program incorporates a directed work experience into the plan, which means you are one step ahead in your career. You will progress through the program as one cohort, learning from each other and forming lifelong connections.

We want to give you the foundation to build your business knowledge, and we want to help you connect and apply that knowledge through integrated coursework. Finally, we want to provide you an opportunity to add valuable work experience - either with one of our partners or your current employer. This experience allows you to apply what you're learning in the classroom while also helping fast track your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Value Creation
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Leading Effective Organizations
  • Embracing Values
  • Directed Work Experience
  • Integrated Decision Making
  • Financial Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 11 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Online application and fee
  • GMAT scores
  • Undergraduate transcripts (and graduate, if applicable)
  • Resume
  • Two professional references
  • Personal response to the following question: How will the knowledge and skills you expect to attain in Lipscomb's MBA program help you create more value in your organization and community?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1200 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 USD per credit and a duration of 11 months.
  • National

    1200 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 USD per credit and a duration of 11 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Memphis

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


Fast Track MBA students can apply for one of the following scholarships. A limited number are available.
  • Dean's Scholarship - $20,000
  • Faculty Scholarship - $10,000
  • Alumni Scholarship - $5,000

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