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
#3 Northwestern University (Kellogg)

Evanston, IL

95 4.6 57.9% 775
#2 University of Chicago (Booth)

Chicago, IL

97 4.6 N/A 1,435
#1 University of California—​Berkeley (Haas)

Berkeley, CA

100 4.5 42.4% 805
#7 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor (Ross)

Ann Arbor, MI

84 4.4 N/A 165
#4 New York University (Stern)

New York, NY

89 4.2 64.0% 1,932
#4 University of California—​Los Angeles (Anderson)

Los Angeles, CA

89 4.2 65.4% 879
#6 University of Texas—​Austin (McCombs)

Austin, TX

85 4.2 73.2% 534
#10 Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper)

Pittsburgh, PA

74 4.0 74.0% 165
#11 Emory University (Goizueta)

Atlanta, GA

73 3.9 73.5% 262
#11 University of Southern California (Marshall)

Los Angeles, CA

73 3.9 84.2% 691
#8 Indiana University—​Bloomington (Kelley)

Bloomington, IN

77 3.8 38.3% 310
#16 Washington University in St. Louis (Olin)

St. Louis, MO

70 3.8 90.2% 377
#11 Georgetown University (McDonough)

Washington, DC

73 3.7 53.0% 387
#9 Ohio State University (Fisher)

Columbus, OH

75 3.7 56.3% 299
#15 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities (Carlson)

Minneapolis, MN

72 3.7 85.9% 1,207
#24 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

65 3.7 89.1% 145
#18 Arizona State University (Carey)

Tempe, AZ

68 3.6 69.1% 323
#18 Rice University (Jones)

Houston, TX

68 3.6 79.3% 289
#22 University of Maryland—​College Park (Smith)

College Park, MD

66 3.6 90.6% 722
#11 University of Washington (Foster)

Seattle, WA

73 3.6 67.0% 300
#25 Boston College (Carroll)

Chestnut Hill, MA

64 3.5 92.1% 384
#34 Babson College (Olin)

Babson Park, MA

61 3.4 90.0% 362
#20 Georgia Institute of Technology (Scheller)

Atlanta, GA

67 3.4 76.0% 376
#72 Purdue University—​West Lafayette (Krannert)

West Lafayette, IN

51 3.4 100.0% 143
#29 Texas A&M University—​College Station (Mays)

College Station, TX

63 3.4 63.0% 82

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