University of San Francisco (Master of Business Administration) School of Management University of San Francisco

University of San Francisco (Master of Business Administration) School of Management University of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA
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3 Degrees Offered
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University of San Francisco School of Management

Students of the School of Management at the University of San Francisco benefit from the rigorous academic tradition and social justice values of a Jesuit university, as well as the dynamism and diversity of the San Francisco Bay Area. The exceptional faculty consists of entrepreneurs, consultants, researchers, and business leaders who provide insights across multiple industries and sectors: public, private and nonprofit. USF students grow in their understanding of project and people leadership while simultaneously learning to think beyond the bottom line to the common good.

Transform your life, leadership and the world from here - San Francisco's first university - USF.

Master of Business Administration: Full-Time and Part-Time

Designed for students of any academic background who have a minimum of two years of full-time work experience (two years of professional experience preferred for Full-Time MBA), the MBA programs combine a foundational core curriculum with a broad elective curriculum that allows students to develop expertise in a selected field of study. Available concentrations include: Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, International Business, Marketing and Organization Development.

Students can also gain real world experience and insights into the political, legal, economic and cultural dimensions of doing business overseas through an Academic Global Immersion. Additional experiential learning opportunities are available through participation in a variety of student clubs and organizations.

You can also make the MBA programs part of a joint degree.

Full-Time MBA joint degree opportunities include:

Asia Pacific Studies/MBA

Environmental Management/MBA

Financial Analysis/MBA

Juris Doctor/MBA

Part-Time MBA joint degree opportunities include:

Asia Pacific Studies/MBA

Doctor of Dental Surgery/MBA (offered in conjunction with UCSF School of Dentistry)

Environmental Management/MBA

Financial Analysis/MBA

The Full-Time MBA is a two-year program that begins each August. The Part-Time MBA program is a three-year program that also beginning in August.

Master of Business Administration: Executive

The Executive MBA program prepares successful working professionals for senior leadership roles, new careers, and entrepreneurial opportunities. Over an intense twenty-month period, our students study with a top-notch faculty and a unique collection of diverse and highly capable classmates, often immediately applying what they have learned in school to situations that they face at work. Through a unique mix of traditional courses, innovative seminars, and structured experiential learning opportunities, students emerge from our program with a broader and deeper set of professional capabilities and a new collection of tools to make sense of an increasingly complex business world. They gain a richer understanding of themselves, their values, and their professional possibilities. Applicants to the EMBA program are required to have 8+ years of professional experience, of which 2+ years should be in a management position. The Executive MBA program enrolls each August.

Program Options & Tuition

Full-Time MBA, $70,280

Part-Time MBA, $70,280

Executive MBA, $89,500 (includes iPad & seminars)


Location & Contact

University of San Francisco (Master of Business Administration)

School of Management
University of San Francisco

101 Howard Street Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

Dr. John Veitch

Associate Dean/Program Director

Phone: 415-422-2221
Fax: 415-422-6315

Office of Graduate Recruiting and Admissions

Phone: 415-422-2221
Fax: 415-422-6315

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Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
    • International Business Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • Marketing Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • Organization Development Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • Finance Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 123
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 345
    • Accepted 233
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled 79
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 5th May 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT or GRE, resume (two years of professional work experience required for part-time students, preferred for full-time), transcripts from each college or university attended, two letters of recommendation, and personal statement, interview
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 600 paper-based, 100 iBT), IELTS (minimum score 7) or PTE (minimum score 68)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$70,280
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 2
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian45%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian19%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown13%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage39%
    • Part-time Percentage61%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational financial markets, technology transfer licensing, international marketing, strategic planning
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$50,000