Program Overview

Do you want an MBA targeted to your specific interests? If you’re a motivated professional with well-defined career goals, our distinguished faculty will help you achieve them. At Freeman, we’ve re-imagined the MBA.

Our rigorous, streamlined curriculum is designed around innovative, multidisciplinary courses exclusive to Fast-Track students. You’ll work closely with our faculty to customize the program around your specific goals while identifying opportunities for future advancement. Working with industry practitioners, our faculty will challenge you to reinvent yourself as a future business leader. And you’ll be surrounded by classmates with the same passion and depth of experience that you have.

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Program Highlights

Fuel ongoing growth with a targeted curriculum.
Our faculty will work with you to pinpoint your strengths and create a customized approach to reach your aspirations. The knowledge and skills you'll gain through your coursework will foster your growth throughout your career.

Explore global business strategy.
The Global Strategy Capstone will take you deep into international business strategy. You’ll be challenged to think differently while increasing your value as an leader.

Be part of a tight-knit community.
Small classes mean your professors become mentors and your classmates become life-long friends. You’ll gain professional connections who will support you throughout your career.

Learn from experts.
We’ll tap into our extensive network to bring in senior industry practitioners who will enrich your learning and open doors to professional opportunities.

Live in a one-of-a-kind city.
New Orleans is a city like no other, boasting culture rich in music, food and festivals, as well as a subtropical climate.

Build a robust network.
Freeman alumni aren’t just accomplished; they’re invested in your success. You’ll be part of a network that stretches around the globe.

Freeman’s Fast-Track MBA will get you back to your career in only 10 months through our targeted and tailored curriculum.

Expedition Learning

As a Fast-Track MBA student, you’ll get the individual attention that will propel you toward your specific goals. Through intensive project-based courses with input from industry leaders, you’ll make the decisions of a senior executive and be primed for advancement in your career.

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Multi-Disciplinary Courses

We’ve built the Fast-Track curriculum around innovative multidisciplinary courses that are exclusive to the Fast-Track cohort.

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Global Strategy Capstone

In the spring, you’ll take a deep dive into competitive global business strategy, furthering your understanding of international business.

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Real-World Outcomes

You’ll be guided by program faculty as well as industry professionals who will evaluate your progress and nurture your knowledge and skills. The result: A strategic, customized approach to your professional development – and the MBA you need to fuel your career. Graduates from our MBA programs have landed at the following companies:

Jump-start your career at Freeman.

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