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Professional Part-Time MBA Program, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #801 (QS) , CA,
Are you looking to earn your MBA degree while keeping your current job? Our flexible part-time program makes it possible for working professionals and executives like you to learn the same globally relevant and socially responsible business fundamentals as our full-time MBA students.


You will receive practical, hands-on experience you can immediately apply in your career, without having to sacrifice the success you have already built.Leveraging more than 40 years of expertise in management education, we are proud to offer the first hybrid MBA in the San Diego region. Our professional MBA offers two formats: evening courses and hybrid courses. You can complete either option in as little as two years. The ability to mix and match class formats after you finish your first semester makes this the ultimate flexible MBA. Regardless of which format you choose, we will help you become a more versatile professional and a more impactful leader.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Leadership Development
  • Business Function Core
  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Ethics
  • Integrative Problem Solving

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Admission deadlines:
    • November 1
    • January 15
    • March 1
    • May 1
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • $80 application fee
  • Professional resume/curriculum vitae (demonstrating a minimum two years of professional work experience)
  • Two letters of recommendation (recommendation forms will be sent directly through your online application)
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary universities attended. 
  • An official GMAT score report (school code 29B-Q2-68). We also accept the GRE (school code 4849). See our FAQs for more details.
  • International students and students educated outside the United States should look at the additional requirements below.
  • Students educated outside the United States must submit a course-by-course degree evaluation conducted by World Education Services or another credential evaluation company accredited by NACES
  • If admitted to the MBA program, international students must also submit a Certification of Finances Form and official bank statements before you can be issued an I-20 for a student visa

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    1750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 USD per credit and a duration of 24 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 San Diego

  • 1400 - 2460 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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