Graduate Program

Our campus in northwest Indiana is home base. But it sees no boundaries. Graduate study at the Valparaiso University College of Business reaches far beyond, allowing for study opportunities near and far. It’s all about watching the global currents, and sometimes getting down to work right in the middle of them.

How We Move the World

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Our MBA core curriculum is focused on analytical skills that enable graduates to seize opportunities and shape the world. We’re committed to values-based leadership and prepare our students to graciously handle whatever comes at them — be it a winning moment or multifarious ethical challenge. It takes human effort to build a better future, and we foster the necessary conviction and strength.

The MBA offers six concentrations and can be completed in these tracks:

The Globe MBA/4+1

Designed for all undergraduate majors, this full-time, fast-track program allows students to complete a bachelor’s degree and an MBA in five years with an emphasis on international business skills including a study abroad trip.

The Professional MBA

This part-time program offers the full MBA curriculum through evening courses, on a schedule designed to accommodate the schedules of working business professionals.

MBA Concentrations

In addition to core courses, students may pursue concentrations in the following areas:

  • Business Intelligence
  • Engineering Management
  • Finance
  • General Business
  • Management
  • SAP/ERP

MBA Live®

Valpo’s extraordinary distance-learning technology places video monitors as well as cameras in the classroom, allowing students and presenters in remote locations to participate fully in class discussions, with a view not only of the professor, but of fellow students as well. MBA Live® option is offered to part-time students.