Earn your graduate business degree from Freeman.

Program Overview

Our full-time MBA program will prepare you for a lifetime of career advancement, whether your goal is the boardroom or a non-profit. With our emphasis on hands-on experience, you'll be prepared to thrive in the rapidly changing world of business.  

Our innovative curriculum is designed around experiential learning, giving you the skills essential to your future success. You’ll gain an international perspective on business through our Global Leadership Module – the only one of its kind in the nation. As a result, you’ll be prepared to face challenges throughout your career, giving you an edge in a highly competitive job market.

Alumni entrepreneurs

MBA alumni launch fast-growing startup

Marco Nelson (MBA '19) and Lydia Winkler (MBA '19, L '19) developed the idea for their successful startup, RentCheck, while they were business students at Tulane. Now, RentCheck is used by hundreds of thousands of landlords and tenants and recently received $2.6 million in seed funding.



Our MBA students develop the financial and analytical knowledge essential to lead in an increasingly interconnected world. You will be deeply grounded in business principles and participate in experiential learning opportunities you can only find at Freeman, such as actively managing equity portfolios, writing investment reports, conducting market research, providing consulting to nonprofits and much more.


MBA Students declare specializations


Declare up to two specializations or concentrations targeted to your specific goals – some of which are STEM-designated. Choose from one of seven areas like analytics, energy, real estate and entrepreneurial hospitality.

MBAs meet with U.S. Embassy official in Argentina

Global Leadership Module

Students in the full-time MBA, the 4-year JD/MBA and 5-year MD/MBA programs get an overview of the world economy and the patterns of global interaction among countries through Freeman's immersive travel experiences. Explore business practices in Latin America, Asia, and the European Union.

Full-time MBA students gain an edge in the job market.

Financial Analysis

Gain an edge in the job market with courses like the award-winning Burkenroad Reports and Darwin Fenner Fund. Visit company sites, design financial models, manage real portfolios and much more.

The Full-Time MBA is a two-year, four-semester program with integrated international travel that allows you to choose from seven different specializations.

Todd Wackerman (MBA ’18), founder and director, STEM Library Lab

The Freeman MBA gave me the skills and connections I needed to launch and grow a business in New Orleans.

- Todd Wackerman (MBA ’18), founder and director, STEM Library Lab

You can find our accomplished alumni around the world, contributing to their companies and communities. Read about some of our graduates. 

Program Highlights

Develop critical skill sets.
Pursue a specialization to acquire the expertise that will help you stand out in an increasingly competitive job market. Some specializations are STEM-designated. 

Be a global citizen.
We’re your portal to global business. Immerse yourself in the international business community and cultivate your potential to be a trail blazing citizen of the world.

Live in a one-of-a-kind city.
New Orleans is a city like no other, boasting a 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 build a network of mentors who will stand behind you in everything you do.

Utilize our centers and institutes.
Dive deep into your specialization by taking advantage of our industry-leading resources, like the Tulane Energy Institute and the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

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

All applicants receive consideration for fellowships and scholarships. Learn how an MBA can be affordable. 

Kaylin McElroy, MBA '19

The MBA international trips were one of my favorite things about the program. The ability to experience different cultures in a business setting was invaluable and really set me apart from other candidates.

- Kaylyn McElroy (MBA ’19), director of corporate development, Strathspey Crown LLC


Freeman's dedicated Career Management Center will help you connect with employers across the country and around the world. The top industries our graduates choose include finance, energy, health care, technology and real estate, while others become trailblazing entrepreneurs. Here are just a few of the organizations that employ our MBA grads:

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