Welcome Part-Time Graduate Students

Often cited as a minimum requirement for higher management positions, a graduate business degree is a great way to advance your career. Saunders College of Business provides many degree options and flexible schedules to help you accomplish your career goals on your terms.

Get Ahead in Your Career

Our Master degree options allow you to focus specifically on business disciplines you are targeting. These specialized degrees allow you to focus on a specific area of courses that concentrate on a business function you are looking to develop. In addition to day-time course schedules most courses are offered at night while many of our most popular courses are also available online. Plus, summer term schedules offer 6-week intensive and 12-week options so you can schedule around your summer plans.

Students pursuing an MBA program can finish their degree in as little as 2.5 years (8 semesters), taking 2 courses every semester. Similarly, student taking an MS program or those that qualify for the Accelerate 4+1 MBA, may be able to finish their program in as little as 1.5 years (5 semesters).

  • Use the career counseling and search resources of our cooperative education to help build your brand and leverage your Saunders program into your dream career.
  • Part-time students can generally start their program in any semester. To view these options at a glance, please check out our degree comparison chart, or get details on all our graduate degree programs.

Degree Timeline

Part-Time Degree Timeline