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Full-Time MBA

Gain analytical and leadership skills to take your career to the next level with Baylor’s nationally acclaimed Full-Time MBA program.

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Transform Insights into Outcomes with Baylor’s Full-Time MBA

As a Baylor Full-Time MBA student, you’ll expand your career opportunities while gaining the knowledge and tools to get to the heart of the most complex business challenges. As you learn from world-class faculty and collaborate with peers, you’ll broaden your business acumen, gain real-world experience, and build a solid ethical foundation that sets you apart in an increasingly competitive marketplace.

Career Outcomes

Join the 91% of Baylor Full-Time MBA candidates who land a career-building job within 90 days of graduation, ready to make an impact from day one.

In-Demand Concentrations

Tailor your MBA to your career aspirations by choosing from four concentrations in high-growth areas, plus a general degree plan option.

Exceptional ROI

A Baylor FTMBA offers a strong return on your investment, especially for early-career candidates whose average starting salary is $78,000+ after earning an MBA.

Diverse Community

Experience a diverse classroom environment where women represent 40% and minority students represent 27% of our MBA community.

Engaged Learning

Participate in dynamic classes, which are kept intentionally small to allow for maximum collaboration with your peers and student-led discussions.

Military-Friendly School

Active and veteran members of the U.S. military can take advantage of special scholarship opportunities and other benefits, including application-fee waivers.

Customize Your MBA with 4 In-Demand Concentrations

Healthcare Administration

Prepare to serve as a healthcare administrator with our nationally recognized program, which includes a paid residency with a leading healthcare organization.

Business Analytics

Discover how organizations use business analytics to gather and use large amounts of data to develop strategic advantages and new innovations.

Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation

Focus on launching new ventures and innovation in business with our #24-ranked graduate program in entrepreneurship (U.S. News & World Report, 2019).

Cyber Security

Learn how to protect the integrity of data, networks, and programs while preparing for career opportunities in the fast-growing cyber security field.

Program Details

Admissions & Application Process

Admissions Criteria

Successful applicants demonstrate strong leadership ability, analytical skills, and a passion for excellence. The academic profile of the class entering in 2020 is as follows:

  • Average GPA: 3.52
  • Average GMAT: 621
  • Average GRE: 309

Application Process

Apply to the Baylor Full-Time MBA program in just a few easy steps:

  • Start your application online.
  • Submit supporting materials (resume and cover letter, a letter of recommendation, transcripts, GMAT/GRE scores, and the application fee).
  • Schedule your admissions interview.

Your application will be reviewed when it is received along with all required materials. Admitted Full-Time MBA students start the program in the summer semester; incoming students should plan to be available to start on-campus instruction as early as mid-July.

Tuition & Financial Aid

Earning a Baylor MBA is a long-term investment with life-long returns that begin sooner than you might think. 91 percent of our early-career MBA graduates secure jobs with an average starting salary of $78,000+ within 90 days of graduation.

But we know the first step toward financially investing in your future is often the hardest, which is why we assist most of our Full-Time MBA candidates with some type of financial support.

Financial Aid

Approximately 75% of Baylor MBA students receive financial awards. Assistance comes in a variety of forms to fit students’ needs, including:

  • Tuition scholarships, ranging from 25–100% tuition remission, awarded based on work experience, GMAT/GRE score, and academic record.
  • Graduate assistantships (GA). GAs work an average of 10 hours per week for a faculty or staff member in the business school.
  • Grants, loans, and work-study opportunities. Our financial aid counselors will work with you to determine your eligibility for the various options available to you.

Tuition & Fees 2021-2022

Flat MBA Semester Tuition Rate: Fall & Spring Semesters** $25,116
General Student Fee – Operational Costs, library resources, technology equipment and student enrichment such as access to Student Life Center, athletic events, concerts, and theatre productions $2,351
Graduate Program Fee – covers MBA program activities $200
Estimated Total Semester Cost $27,667

**Summer tuition is a per-hour rate of $1,392/hr.

Tuition Cost with 75% Scholarship and Graduate Assistantship 2021-2022

Flat MBA Semester Tuition Rate $6,279
General Student Fee $2,351
Graduate Program Fee $200
Funds earned from GA work ($2,400)
Estimated Total Semester Cost $6,430

Curriculum

The core MBA courses offer a wide range of subjects, giving you a base of business knowledge across all functional areas. Elective courses enable you to gain a deeper understanding of specific business functions that correspond with your career goals. You will pursue an internship in the summer and take a final semester of courses in the next fall semester, completing the degree in just 18 months.

Joint Degrees

Expand your professional options by combining business acumen of an MBA degree with specialized knowledge and skills of a specialized master’s program.

Joint degrees are available in:

  • MBA/Master of Information Systems (MBA/MSIS)
  • MBA/Juris Doctor (MBA/JD)
  • MBA/Master of Divinity (MBA/MDiv)
  • MBA/Master of Social Work (MBA/MSW)
  • MBA/Master of Engineering (MBA/ME)

Program Experiences

Baylor’s MBA program values experiential learning and provides students with a customized and innovative curriculum that integrates a variety of learning experiences. Throughout your MBA, you’ll have unique opportunities to differentiate your skill set from the competition, gain hands-on experience, and make professional connections in your desired field by participating in various experiential learning options.

These include:

Focus Firm

Rather than simply analyzing case studies and running through simulations, the Focus Firm class gives students experience working on a real project with a real client. At the start of the semester, executives from the partner company launch the project and then students work to collect data, research trends, and develop recommendations. Toward the end of the semester, students present their findings to company executives.

NYC Leadership Summit

During the one-week trip to New York City in the fall semester, students meet with corporate leaders from organizations such as Trenchant Capital, Xylem, Deloitte, AMEX, Hudson Executive Capital, Bessemer Trust, Fleishman Hillard, and the Federal Reserve. They also participate in a case study and a community service event, where they apply classroom learning to real-world problems.

Portfolio Management Practicum

MBA students enrolled in the Practicum in Portfolio Management class manage an investment portfolio valued at $10.5 million. The class meets in the Southwest Securities Financial Markets Center to learn the tools and techniques used by investment professionals to analyze and select individual securities.

Student Support

Students are our top priority, and we are as dedicated to them as they are to our program. Here are just a few ways Baylor will support you during your program and as a graduate:

Career Center

Baylor MBA students work directly with a career management team that was recently ranked #3 in the nation for job placement by U.S. News & World Report. The Career Center has a highly qualified staff that works specifically with graduate business students. You’ll work closely with this team to create a personalized plan of action for your career based on your unique qualifications, talent, experience, and career goals.

The Baylor Brand and Network

The MBA you earn through the Hankamer School of Business is AACSB-accredited. The global Baylor Business Alumni Network contributes to our strong brand recognition across the U.S. and beyond. Wherever your career takes you, you’ll stay connected with this network of 45,000 professionals making an impact across the world.

Community Commitment

The Baylor MBA program participates in community-centered activities, such as serving as business advisors for the Prison Entrepreneurship Program and taking part in international mission trips. Our students use their business skills to impact the lives of others as well as their own.

Take the Next Step

Call (877) 959-2751 or fill out the form to learn more about transforming your career and your life with the Baylor Full-Time MBA.