Full-time vs Part-time

Valparaiso University offers students the same rigorous MBA curriculum through two options. Regardless of which program students choose, they will gain all the benefits of Valpo’s MBA curriculum:

  • Mastery of all the functional areas of business
  • Firsthand knowledge of the 21st-century global business environment
  • A strong foundation in values-based leadership
  • Preparation to positively impact people, organizations, your community, the natural environment, and our global economy

Features

  • Daytime Classes
  • 1 Year
  • Study Abroad Included

Start Date

  • 1 Start Date Per Year in August
  • Application Deadline: June 30

Concentrations

  • General Business: General Business is currently the only concentration that is offered full-time. Other concentrations are offered in the evening on a part-time basis, subject to enrollment and are not guaranteed.

Schedule

  • Daytime classes that meet in-person 3 times per week; Days and times will vary.

Completion Time

  • 1 Year (12 months)

Student Profile

Age Range 21-21
Average Age 21
Avg Work Experience (Yrs) 1
Average GMAT 590
Average GRE 305
Male % 50%
Female % 50%
Average GPA 3.01
International % 0%
Minority % 0%

Features

  • Evening Classes
  • 2 Years
  • MBA LIVE – Attend Remotely When Life Happens

Start Dates

  • 6 Start Dates Per Year

Concentrations

  • Engineering Management
  • Management
  • Finance
  • SAP/Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Business Intelligence
  • General Business: The MBA with General Business can be completed in as little as 2 years. Other concentrations are offered in the evening on a part-time basis, subject to enrollment and are not guaranteed

Schedule

  • Evening classes that meet in-person or remotely with MBA LIVE
  • 1 time per week from 6:00 to 9:40 CST Monday – Thursday; Day will vary.

Completion Time

  • 2 Years (24 months)

Student Profile

Age Range 21-58
Average Age 33
Avg Work Experience (Yrs) 10
Average GMAT 581
Average GRE NA
Male % 52%
Female % 48%
Average GPA 3.07
International % 0%
Minority % 26%