USF's MBA is ranked #1 among state schools in Florida by Bloomberg Business Week's ranking of part-time MBA programs. Our program helps students develop analytical skills and creative abilities, and promotes collaboration with experienced and diverse classmates. In USF's MBA you will learn from world-class faculty, guest speakers and leaders of industry.
Our mission is transforming the minds of future business leaders.
You will have a personalized academic experience that you customize to suit your career aspirations. We offer numerous specialization and interdisciplinary possibilities, including dual degrees.
Key elements of USF's MBA:
Customized areas of study
You will have the opportunity to decide your electives according to your career aspirations. The College of Business has strengths in business analytics and creativity that are woven into the curriculum. We offer concentrations in:
In addition, we offer courses in the following areas of study:
- Analytics & Business Intelligence
- Creativity and Innovation
- Digital Marketing
- Compliance in Financial Services Industry
- Healthcare Management
- International Business
- Project and Process Management
- Marketing Strategy
- Human Resource Management
Engaging intellectual stimulation and experiential learning
Most courses require collaboration with a team of students in order to do research, analyze case studies and deliver presentations. The capstone course is Integrated Business Application, in which you do an in-depth consulting project in strategy, marketing and finance with a live company and come up with actionable recommendations.
We live in the era of the global market, and international business issues affect all segments of business. Global issues are addressed throughout the curriculum, and in addition you will be expected to take at least one course that is specifically focused on globalization. In addition there are many opportunities to study abroad.
Expanded leadership development
Team collaborations are part of your learning experience at USF that help hone your leadership skills in real life situations. In addition, we offer courses in Leadership and invite speakers who are C-level executives with respected and proven leadership skills.