M.B.A. On Campus

Business Administration

Rice University

24 months
63500 USD/year
63500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Our Full-Time Business Administration program at Rice University is a small, selective, fast-rising MBA program in Houston, Texas. Learn what our students and alumni already know: you belong here.


Full-Time Business Administration students at Rice University follow a core curriculum in their first year, then choose from 100+ electives in their second year. 

Designed for students ready for a major transition, our core classes include foundational building blocks for tomorrow's business leaders: data analysis, finance, managerial economics, marketing, financial accounting, strategy formulation and implementation, ethics, organizational behavior, communications and more. In the second year of the program, you’ll have the opportunity to tailor the curriculum to your professional needs by enrolling in electives.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Data Analysis
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Financial Accounting
  • Organizationa Behavior
  • Managerial Economics
  • Communications
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Strategy Formulationd and Implementation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA Requirement 3.0 or higher
  • TOEFL scores if the applicant's native language is not English (a TOEFL score of 600 or higher on the paper test or 90 or higher on the iBT version is required for admission to Rice), or IELTS score in lieu of TOEFL (an IELTS score of 7 or greater is required) and;
  • At least three letters of recommendation from teachers or advisors;
  • Unofficial transcripts of grades from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
  • General GRE scores (use the code 6609 for Rice; do not worry about a department code)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    63500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 63500 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    63500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 63500 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 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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Updated over a year ago

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