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
#61 Pepperdine University (Graziadio)

Malibu, CA

53 3.0 84.8% 547
#196 Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

27 2.1 28.4% 556
#196 East Carolina University

Greenville, NC

27 2.1 42.6% 571
#118 Northern Illinois University

De Kalb, IL

40 2.2 93.7% 575
#68 Seattle University (Albers)

Seattle, WA

52 2.6 73.8% 585
#101 University of Colorado—​Denver

Denver, CO

44 2.6 61.2% 620
#85 Xavier University (Williams)

Cincinnati, OH

47 2.6 56.7% 628
RNP University of Houston—​Victoria

Victoria, TX

N/A 1.8 66.9% 663
#11 University of Southern California (Marshall)

Los Angeles, CA

73 3.9 84.2% 691
#37 Loyola University Chicago (Quinlan)

Chicago, IL

60 2.9 64.3% 695
#34 Boston University

Boston, MA

61 3.2 88.7% 708
#146 University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

34 2.2 66.2% 719
#22 University of Maryland—​College Park (Smith)

College Park, MD

66 3.6 90.6% 722
#29 Georgia State University (Robinson)

Atlanta, GA

63 3.2 65.5% 740
#22 University of Texas—​Dallas

Richardson, TX

66 3.1 52.5% 758
#110 University of St. Thomas

Minneapolis, MN

42 2.4 97.3% 774
#3 Northwestern University (Kellogg)

Evanston, IL

95 4.6 57.9% 775
#31 University of Iowa (Tippie)

Iowa City, IA

62 3.2 89.0% 789
#46 Santa Clara University (Leavey)

Santa Clara, CA

57 3.0 72.6% 801
#1 University of California—​Berkeley (Haas)

Berkeley, CA

100 4.5 42.4% 805
#4 University of California—​Los Angeles (Anderson)

Los Angeles, CA

89 4.2 65.4% 879
#72 University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT

51 2.8 71.3% 933
#57 DePaul University (Kellstadt)

Chicago, IL

54 3.0 75.2% 938
#57 CUNY Bernard M. Baruch College (Zicklin)

New York, NY

54 2.8 68.1% 973
#125 Hofstra University (Zarb)

Hempstead, NY

39 2.4 71.0% 992

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