The Full-Time MBA is committed to graduating successful leaders. With complete immersion in an experience-based curriculum that draws on the entrepreneurial spirit and innovation of the San Francisco Bay Area, you will be poised to take the next step for your career.
You can expect rigorous academics and an emphasis on global and ethical principles that will sharpen your business acumen, develop your leadership skills, and prepare you for today's global marketplace. The School of Management fosters a collaborative and enterprising spirit. Acquire the skills you need to advance your career.
Select from one of 6 optional concentrations:
- Data Analysis & Business Insights
- Entrepreneurship & Innovation
- International Business
- Organization Development
At USF, you'll have the unique benefits of a career-focused education, offering instruction, course selection, and specialized work experience that align with your professional goals, as well as unparalleled proximity to Bay Area networking, helping you form connections with international organizations, intern in virtually any industry, and gain first-hand experience with prospective employers.
We recently redesigned our two-year Full-Time MBA program. In doing so, USF students now have more opportunity to:
-Optimize USF's one-of-a-kind location in San Francisco to build a strong professional network with leading organizations in the Bay Area.
-Grow through an enriching program curriculum that reflects our Jesuit tradition of social responsibility and conscious reflection.
-Prepare for the specific markets, fields, and careers you want to pursue—starting in your first year. Tailor your courses and program experience to reflect your career goals and interests from the beginning.
-Earn your MBA and advance your career goals at a reduced cost, with an MBA program that's been revised to offer students more opportunity for less.
Most students have one primary consideration when applying to MBA programs: How will earning my MBA with this program increase my opportunities for career success?
- Official Transcript(s) – Copies of your transcripts from each accredited college or university attended must be uploaded to the online application. Once admitted to the program, instructions for sending official, sealed transcripts will be provided. The minimum graduate admission requirement includes a bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution.
- Résumé – A copy of your current résumé is required and must be uploaded as part of the online application.
- Letters of Recommendation – Two letters of recommendation are required. Applicants to all programs should submit at least one letter from a professional contact, if possible. Ideally, one or both of your recommendations will come from a current or former direct supervisor. Academic recommendations are also appreciated for current undergraduates. Enter the recommenders' email addresses directly into the online application for electronic submission.
Your recommenders may submit a signed letter of recommendation or they may utilize the Common Letter of Recommendation template.
If your recommender(s) must submit a hard copy letter by mail, please request that s/he complete this form to include with her/his letter.
Statement of Purpose or Essay – A 500 to 1000 word essay is required and must be uploaded in the online application. Please upload one document answering the following questions:
- What are your short and long-term professional goals and how this degree will help you achieve those goals?
- Your background, passions and personal interests are important to us. What are five things we don’t already know about you?
- GMAT/GRE – A valid GMAT or GRE score is required for all Full-Time MBA and Part-Time MBA applicants. Please upload a copy of your score report to the online application and request that an official score report be sent to USF from ETS (GRE) or GMAC (GMAT). USF GRE Score Report Code: 4850 USF GMAT Score Report Codes: Full-Time MBA: 91M-7L-48 Part-Time MBA: 91M-7L-38
- Interview - Interview requirements vary by program. All interviews are by invitation only. As such, should you be selected to interview, an invitation will be sent to the email account associated with your online application and include all necessary details.
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Last updated July 18, 2017