One-Year MBA program

Whether you are a recent college graduate or someone with years of work experience looking to change careers, Bryant’s international focus will prepare you to do business globally as well as locally.

Jumpstart your new career with our AACSB-accredited One-Year MBA program

Our program is designed for students seeking to transition into new careers. Students choose to specialize or earn a general management degree, so you can tailor your learning toward the career you want.

Why pursue your MBA at Bryant?

  • Complete your degree in one year of full-time study

  • Travel abroad to put classroom lessons to the test

  • Build your resume with consulting and other experiential learning experiences embedded in the curriculum

  • Build your professional network through cohort-based learning and alumni connections


You'll have an opportunity to specialize in one of four areas: Business Analytics, Global Finance, Global Supply Chain Management, or International Business. If you prefer, you may combine electives for a General Management option.

In January, you'll participate in the Global Immersion Experience, during which you and your classmates will travel abroad, and meet with senior executives at international firms and/or governmental policy makers. Previous years students have students have travelled to Chile, Panama, China, and most recently to Germany in 2018.

The cohort / study team difference

All Bryant One-Year MBA students are members of a cohort, moving through the entire program with the same group of students. This community of peers will offer support and encouragement, and will become the foundation of your professional network.

In addition to the application form, you will need to submit a statement of objectives, current resume, one faculty recommendation, official transcripts from all colleges / universities you have attended, your official score on the GMAT, and your application fee (waived for Bryant alumni). Our GMAT waiver policy is available here. 

You will need to submit your TOEFL score if your native language is not English or if you have not completed a degree from a program taught in English. In addition, your transcripts from colleges / universities outside the U.S. must be translated into English and converted to a 4.0 scale. .  **Finally, if you will be seeking an I-20, you will need to submit a completed International Student Certification of Finances.

**You will also need to submit official documentation from an academic evaluation agency indicating that you have earned a degree equivalent to a US bachelor’s degree. 

The College of Business at Bryant University is accredited by the AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Bryant is one of only 5 percent of colleges and universities in the world to earn this prestigious accreditation. The Bryant MBA was included in the 2013 edition of “The Best 296 Business Schools,” the annual guidebook released by the Princeton Review.

Management Concepts and Skills 
Three-day (1 credit) design thinking workshop held at the start of the semester


Leading Effective Organizations


Managing Corporate Enterprise


Reporting and Controlling Resources


Managing Information Resources


Managing Financial Resources


Marketing for Competitive Advantage


Value Formation Through Operations


Global Immersion Experience 
Travel abroad to meet with senior executives at international firms and/or governmental agencies. Coursework is completed in the fall and travel is completed during winter intercession in January.


MBA Business Practicum 
A hands-on consulting project that allows teams of MBA students to work with senior executives on projects of strategic value


Advanced Supply Chain Integration 
One of the options for those specializing in Global Supply Chain Management


Global Marketing 
One of the options for those specializing in International Business


Mastering Strategic Analysis and Decision Making



Point 1

When you complete this program, you will have a comprehensive understanding of:
• the functional and strategic areas of business including leadership, management, accounting, finance, marketing, operations, and technology;

Point 2

• team-building communication;
• leadership
You also will gain:

Point 3

• practical experience in career planning, interviewing, negotiations, and project management;
• experience in a corporate environment through the business practicum.


MBA One-Year 

  • $3,354 per course

Global Immersion Experience fee

  • $1,500 (in addition to tuition)


Students who seek admission for fall term must apply by April 30 th  to be eligible for preferred consideration for a scholarship.