Part-time MBA

Ranked in 2014, part of Best Business Schools | Part-time MBA Rankings Methodology

Balance a job and graduate school through a part-time MBA program. Students often take courses in the evenings and on weekends to earn their business degree. These are the top business schools for part-time MBAs.

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Rank School name Part-time score Peer assessment score (out of 5) Acceptance rate Part-time Enrollment Average GMAT score
#39 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick and Newark

Newark, NJ

58 2.9 82.0% 1,006
#53 St. Louis University (Cook)

St. Louis, MO

55 2.9 83.3% 234
#61 University of Houston (Bauer)

Houston, TX

53 2.9 58.4% 511
#85 University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS

47 2.9 82.2% 183
#16 University of Massachusetts—​Amherst (Isenberg)

Amherst, MA

70 2.9 90.1% 1,147
#39 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

58 2.9 70.0% 76
#34 Villanova University

Villanova, PA

61 2.9 71.7% 140
#57 College of William and Mary (Mason)

Williamsburg, VA

54 3.0 86.1% 159
#57 DePaul University (Kellstadt)

Chicago, IL

54 3.0 75.2% 938
#61 George Washington University

Washington, DC

53 3.0 69.3% 377
#61 Pepperdine University (Graziadio)

Malibu, CA

53 3.0 84.8% 547
#46 Santa Clara University (Leavey)

Santa Clara, CA

57 3.0 72.6% 801
#53 Temple University (Fox)

Philadelphia, PA

55 3.0 76.7% 203
#53 University of California—​San Diego (Rady)

San Diego, CA

55 3.0 95.8% 100
#52 University of Utah (Eccles)

Salt Lake City, UT

56 3.0 58.7% 317
#46 Virginia Tech (Pamplin)

Blacksburg, VA

57 3.0 94.1% 146
#90 Claremont Graduate University (Drucker)

Claremont, CA

46 3.1 100.0% 28
#39 University of Colorado—​Boulder (Leeds)

Boulder, CO

58 3.1 82.9% 95
#31 University of South Carolina (Moore)

Columbia, SC

62 3.1 80.2% 427
#22 University of Texas—​Dallas

Richardson, TX

66 3.1 52.5% 758
#34 Boston University

Boston, MA

61 3.2 88.7% 708
#29 Georgia State University (Robinson)

Atlanta, GA

63 3.2 65.5% 740
#31 University of Iowa (Tippie)

Iowa City, IA

62 3.2 89.0% 789
#53 University of Pittsburgh (Katz)

Pittsburgh, PA

55 3.2 90.1% 512
#46 Case Western Reserve University (Weatherhead)

Cleveland, OH

57 3.3 82.0% 121

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