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Freeman Graduate Programs

At Freeman School of Business, our industry-driven graduate business degrees and specialized joint degrees help you advance professionally and meet your career goals.

With more than 25,000 graduates spanning the globe, our graduate programs are known for helping aspiring business leaders succeed in an ever-changing world. We offer more than a dozen programs—with full-time and part-time options—including:

  • Four formats to pursue your MBA—a Full-Time MBA, an Online MBA and additional options to take on your studies at night or on the weekend. 
  • Joint degrees that pair our MBA with energy, legal, healthcare administration, medical or sustainable real estate development training. 
  • Graduate business degrees in specialized areas such as accounting, business analytics, energy and finance.  You can combine our specialized master’s degree programs to earn two degrees and further advance your knowledge.
  • A PhD program in business.

Accelerate your career prospects today at Tulane with one of our many graduate business degrees—and learn new knowledge, sharpen your skills and gain an edge in an ever-competitive job market.

Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programs

Business is always changing. Tulane’s MBA programs equip you with an industry-driven business education—and a strong foundation of business and managerial concepts—preparing you to lead in our ever-evolving world.

Our four master’s degree programs offer specializations to help you gain the specific expertise you need to lead in business.

We offer graduate business degrees in the following formats:

  • Full-Time MBA, which is completed in two years here on our New Orleans campus. Our Full-Time MBA offers specializations in analytics, finance, strategy and marketing or sustainability. 
  • Executive MBA, which is completed in 17 months by taking classes on Fridays and Saturdays twice a month on campus. Every Executive MBA student earns a global strategy concentration, and you have the option to add specializations in finance and management. 
  • Professional MBA, which is completed as a part-time student in three years by taking evening courses on campus. Specialize for your career with concentrations in analytics, energy, entrepreneurial hospitality, entrepreneurship, finance, real estate and strategic management and innovation. 
  • Online MBA, which is completed from wherever you live or work in as little as 24 months. Our Online MBA also offers three concentrations in business analytics, finance and marketing.

You’ll be prepared to make a meaningful impact in your community as an ethically driven business professional.

Specialized Graduate Programs

At Tulane, we mean more than just business. Beyond our graduate business degrees, we offer specialized master’s degree programs in:

  • Accounting, which can be completed in 9 to 17 months on campus and allows you to earn marketable specializations to advance your accounting career. 
  • Business Analytics, which can be completed in 9 or 16 months on campus and provides three specializations to help you gain the skills you need as a data-driven professional.
  • Energy, which is completed in 10 to 17 months and prepares you to work throughout the energy industry. 
  • Finance, which is completed in 10 to 17 months and prepares you to sit for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam.

No matter your interests, you’ll build the expertise you need to lead and succeed in your specialized field.

Joint Degrees

Today’s business leaders are needed to help address some of our world’s most complex problems that intersect with energy, health care and medicine, law, real estate development and more.

That’s why, at Tulane, we offer a number of joint degrees that pair our full-time MBA with another specialized program—all in an effort to equip you with the tools and techniques to lead in both business and beyond. Choose one of the following joint degrees to move your career prospects forward:

No matter which dual master’s degree program you choose, you’ll be well positioned in a competitive marketplace—whether it’s here in Louisiana or anywhere around the globe. 

PhD in Business Administration Program

Gain the added expertise to research and teach corporate finance, investments and financial accounting.

At Tulane, our PhD in business administration —which can be completed in four or five years—provides graduate students with the research skills and classroom experiences to become an adept educator and academic. You’ll have the confidence and experience to thrive in your academic career. 

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Real-World Outcomes

With many using their degree to pivot into new careers, 93% of the Freeman Full-Time MBA class of 2023 accepted job offers by three months post-graduation. Read the entire Full-Time MBA Employment Report to learn more.

MBA Employment Report

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