MBA Programs

Earning an MBA from the USF Muma College of Business puts professionals on a path for a lifetime of rewarding career growth. With an emphasis on decision making with analytics and ethics, the curriculum is relevant and actionable.

MBA graduates from the Muma College of Business are leaders and agents for change.

Professional MBA

One nationally ranked program with two options designed for full-time working professionals.

Evening Program | Tampa Campus
The Evening Professional MBA features a broad array of evening courses available Monday -Thursday, with some online options to develop a customizable course schedule. Most students continue in their careers while completing the program part-time. The MBA attracts a diverse pool of talented professionals from around the world.

Weekend Program | Sarasota-Manatee Campus
The Weekend Professional MBA features hybrid course delivery based on the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus. Courses meet for live, in person sessions one Saturday per month, balanced with online learning between sessions. This allows students to maintain a consistent balance among their professional obligations, personal responsibilities and academic endeavors.


Fully online 
The top ranked USF Online MBA combines the quality and rigor of USF's MBA program with the convenience of learning anytime, anywhere. Students choose electives according to their career aspirations and many pursue a concentration in finance, cybersecurity, data analytics, healthcare analytics, blue economy or compliance, risk and anti-money laundering. The online MBA program ranked No. 10 among public universities – on the The Princeton Review 2023 annual report. 


Offered on Tampa campus 
While demanding, the USF Executive MBA  cohort program is designed for executives who need to balance their work and family lives. The EMBA equips students with the fundamental skills, leadership qualities and international perspective needed to advance into the corporate C-suite. A staple for the most talented business leaders in Tampa Bay since 1982, the USF EMBA boasts a valuable network of more than 1,100 alumni.


Offered on Tampa campus 
Made possible by a partnership with the Tampa Bay Lightning and The Lightning Foundation, the USF MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management emphasizes business fundamentals of sports: management, marketing, finance, economics, and accounting. It is USF's only full-time, lock-step, cohort based MBA program. Students in this program also earn a Master of Science degree that is specific to the industry. The program consistently ranks among the top 10 in sport and entertainment management by SportBusiness International.

MBA Program Options
  Professional MBA*
Evening Option (Tampa Campus)
Professional MBA*
Weekend Option (Sarasota-Manatee Campus)
Online MBA Executive MBA (Tampa Campus) Vinik Sport & Entertainment Management MBA (Tampa Campus)
Course Delivery Weekday Evenings and Online Hybrid | One in-person Saturday class session per month coupled with asynchronous online learning Fully online asynchronous Cohort Model |One Friday and Two Saturdays per month, August – April | Tampa, FL Cohort Model| Weekdays, Hybrid and Online | Tampa, FL
Average Professional Experience 4-6 yrs, no minimum required 7-10 yrs, no min required 7-10 yrs, no min required 14-17 yrs, min. 5 yrs 1-2 yrs, no minimum required
Total Credit Hours 33-49 33-49 33-49 49 60-76
Tuition Cost by Credit

Resident: $467.34 | Non-Resident: $913.08

Resident: $465.84 | Non-Resident: $911.58

Foundation Courses: $497 | Core, Elective, & Capstone Courses: $750

Resident: $467.34 plus fees | Non-Resident: $913.08 plus fees

Resident: $467.34 | Non-Resident: $913.08

Tuition Cost by Total Program

Resident: $15422.22 - $22899.66 | Non-Resident: $30131.64 - $44740.92

Resident: $15372.72 - $22826.16 | Non-Resident: $30082.14 - $44667.42

$24750 - $32702

Resident: $47500 | Non-Resident: $68004.04

Resident: $28040.40 - $35517.84 | Non-Resident: $54784.80 - $69394.08

Length of Program

Full-Time: 12-24 months

Part-Time: 24-36 months

Full-Time: 12-24 months

Part-Time: 24-36 months

Full-Time: 12-24 months

Part-Time: 24-36 months

Full-Time: 21 months

Fixed Full-Time: 24 months, including dual degree with M.S.

Program Starts August & January August & January

August & January August August

F1 Student Visa Eligibility Yes No No No Yes

Please note: The online MBA is a self-supporting program. With the exception of the Department of Children and Family waivers, all other waivers (including State of Florida and USF employee) are not accepted for self-funded/self-supporting or market rate tuition program courses.

For additional information, visit USF Tuition Waiver.

For additional financial aid info, visit USF Financial Aid