During this program you master an advanced curriculum developed with industry leaders and have proven your ability to solve real-world problems. From corporate offices to independent start ups, you become sought after because you excel. If you're ready to lead and take on new challenges, then it's time to make the future you want.
The Clarkson MBA makes you a stronger candidate for the job you want.
Conduct Research. Create Solutions. Network. Succeed.
A Business Administration degree at Clarkson University can lead to higher salaries that pay back the investment in a graduate education.
A general MBA results in a median early-career salary of nearly $60,000 and a median mid-career salary of around $100,000, according to PayScale’s College Salary Report. The average starting salary for Clarkson MBA's is $70,000!
In 2018, MBA students had 100% job placement within 3 months of graduation.
In lieu of taking courses at Clarkson University, you can also take your spring semester global, and complete a semester exchange at one of our partner institutions:
- IÉSEG School of Management, France
- KEDGE Business School, France
- ESSCA School of Management, China
- City University of Hong Kong
- Monash University, Australia
Earn a Dual Degree
You can get a dual MBA/MS in Applied Data Science by completing 21 additional credits
- Probability & Statistics for Analytics
- Database Modeling, Design & Implementation
- Optimization Methods for Analytics
- Information Visualization
- Data Mining
- Capstone Project
Clarkson's Online MBA is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Known worldwide, AACSB International challenges educators to pursue excellence and continuous improvement throughout their business programs.
- Management Accounting
- Supply Chain Management
- Applied Economics
- Organizational Behavior & Performance Management
- Financial Management
- Strategic Planning
- Information Systems
- Marketing Management
- Decision Analysis and Supply Chain Modeling
In addition, take elective tracks in one of the following areas:
- Supply Chain Management
- Innovation and New Venture Management
- Environmental Management
- Data Analytics
- 9 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
With rolling admissions, students may apply at anytime. Semester starts begin in August and January.
The program contains 10 core courses as well as five electives in a variety of functional areas.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Master in Business Administration (MBA) Business Information Systems View 290 other Masters in Business Information Systems in United States
Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:
- Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
- Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
- Home contents and baggage
- Legal aid
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- Completed online application
- Transcripts from all institution(s) attended
- GMAT/GRE scores, waivers available, CURRENTLY WAIVED THROUGH 2022
- Resume or C.V.
- Statement of purpose
- 2 letters of recommendation
- English Proficiency Testing (see full checklist for options)
- U.S. Bachelor’s equivalency
- Certificate of finance to receive an I-20
International56544 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1488 USD per credit during 9 months.
National56544 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1488 USD per credit during 9 months.
Living costs for Potsdam
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Clarkson’s scholarships are primarily merit based. You are automatically applied for all scholarships when you apply to the program. Merit is primarily based on GMAT, or equivalent scores, and undergraduate GPA, but all aspects of your application are considered. Students who qualify to waive the GMAT will still be considered for scholarships, but typically receive the Fellowship level award.Scholarships require you to maintain a 3.0 graduate GPA. If you have access to an employer benefit plan, you must choose either it or a merit scholarship, not both.
Awards are granted based on a percent of your program’s total cost, and range from 15% to 75%. Award amounts can change with actual courses taken. The standard award levels are as follows:
Fellowship (3.3 GPA, 550 GMAT) – at least 15%
Dean's (3.5 GPA, 600 GMAT) – at least 25%
Presidential (3.7 GPA, 650 GMAT) – at least 40%
Trustees (3.9 GPA, 700 GMAT) – at least 75%
Clarkson also offers an Early Decision Award for residential business programs. Committing to a cohort-based residential program by March 1st of the year you intend to join the program will grant you an additional scholarship based on your merit scholarship achievement. These awards vary from an additional $3,000–$9,000 as follows:$3,000 Fellowship Level$5,000 Dean’s Level$7,000 Presidential Level$9,000 Trustees Level
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.