12 months
33016 USD/year
33016 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The purpose of the Fast-track MBA program offered at Arizona State University is to provide a solid foundation and knowledge base in the core business disciplines to develop analytic capabilities, decision-making and leadership skill sets essential to making sound business decisions.


The curriculum is delivered in a case-based, team-oriented and discussion-style learning environment. Elective courses provide additional depth and breadth to enhance an area of emphasis, students' knowledge base and career goals. The fast-track Master of Business Administration is perfect for working professionals who need an MBA to advance in their careers. Classes are held two nights a week --- with online courses also available --- allowing students to graduate with an MBA in 12--18 months, depending on the student's incoming discipline.

As a STEM-designated master's degree, the Fast-track MBA program offered at Arizona State University allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training extension for up to 36 months, helping international students gain additional skills and experience in the U.S.

Career Opportunities

The Master of Business Administration program includes the essential academic preparation for students who are interested in pursuing professional careers leading within organizations in diverse functions such as human resources, finance or marketing.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook (2019) states, employment for business managers is projected to grow between 4% and 11% between 2018 and 2028.

Career examples include:

  • CEO
  • finance manager
  • marketing manager
  • supply chain manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Statistics for Business
  • Financial Accounting
  • Global Economics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Managerial Finance
  • Marketing Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the W. P. Carey School of Business.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a master's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.
All applicants must submit:
  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • two letters of recommendation
  • current resume
  • essays
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33016 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33016 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    33016 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33016 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • $33,016 – $38,277, depending on your incoming business master’s degree and the course sequencing you choose

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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