FAQ – MBA

Future students are encouraged to review the answers to these frequently asked questions. If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact us

We operate on a rolling admission schedule, which means the Admissions Committee evaluates applications whenever they are completed. Applications are accepted until one week (5 business days) before the start date of the semester/term for which you are applying. International applicants should apply at least one month prior to the start date. If your application is not complete by the start date of the term for which you are applying your application will be rolled to the next term. View the upcoming admission and start dates here.

For 4+1 students, it is recommended that you have your application completed by July 1 for Fall or November 1 for Spring admission.

We currently have six starts dates since our program is based on 8-week terms. The start dates are: January, March, late April/May, June, August, and October. International students must begin in January, late April/May, or August.

Yes. You must have at least 3 credit hours of study in each of the following topics: Accounting, Economics, and Statistics.

We accept up to 6 credit hours from other MBA program coursework. This generally equates to two courses.

Yes, we allow students to take up to three MBA courses in the Professional Development Program.

Yes. You can earn your entire MBA online OR incorporate some online classes into the MBA for Professionals or Full-Time MBA program.

For students who are interested in a more field specific MBA, we offer elective courses in Financial Services and Healthcare Management.

Our MBA program classes are offered at the Main Campus in Buies Creek and at Campbell’s Law School in Downtown Raleigh. We also offer an online MBA program.

The Full-Time MBA program takes two academic years. There are no classes in the summer in between the first and second year – students are encouraged to use this time to pursue internships or other work experience.

The MBA for Professionals program can finish in as little as one calendar year on an accelerated basis. However, the typical time is 18-24 months.

For our Dual Degree students, the MBA can typically be completed concurrently with dual degree programs.

The MBA program is $790 per credit hour for the 2019-2020 academic year; our program is a total of 37 hours.

View our Graduate Program Tuition