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Elevate Your Career With an M.B.A.

St. John’s University’s M.B.A. programs give you the skills that employers need so you can succeed in the global marketplace.

An Investment in Your Future

Pursue an M.B.A. at St. John’s University and gain the knowledge, skills, and connections needed to excel in a wide range of industries, from finance and consulting to entrepreneurship and nonprofit management. Whether you’re looking to switch careers, take on a leadership role, or start your own business, an M.B.A. equips you with the tools to achieve your goals.

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Join the Best at St. John’s

St. John’s University is already well-regarded, and we just keep getting better. We’ve improved our ranking for best Online M.B.A. programs in the country.


Best Accelerated Online M.B.A. Program

Fortune (2023)


Best Online M.B.A.

U.S. News & World Report (2023)

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the M.B.A. program, you must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution or the international equivalent prior to enrollment. You must also provide

  • A completed application form and nonrefundable application fee.
  • A statement of professional goals and résumé (can be uploaded as a part of the application for admission).
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools attended.
  • A minimum of one recommendation, obtained from professional or academic references.
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English.
  • Students with international credits must also submit a course-by-course foreign credit evaluation with grade point average calculation from a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services member.

When is the next deadline?

Admission Application DeadlineAdmission Decision Mailed By
November 1December 15
March 1April 1
June 1July 1
Rolling AdmissionRolling*

*St. John’s continues to accept and review qualified candidates as space permits or until the semester begins.


Start Your Application

Ready to begin your journey at St. John’s University? Complete your St. John’s application online today.

Why St. John’s?

St. John’s offers a unique, hands-on curriculum that prepares you to excel professionally.


of graduates had a job within six months of graduation.


of graduates would recommend St. John’s.

*The data here is representative of the three graduating classes (i.e., January, May, and September 2022) from the three main campuses (i.e., Queens, Staten Island, and Manhattan). The data provided pertains only to the 62 percent of graduates who responded to the survey and includes graduates who may have been employed prior to graduation.

Choosing the Best M.B.A. Program for You

St. John’s offers four types of M.B.A. programs: Tobin M.B.A., Online M.B.A., STEM M.B.A., and an Accounting M.B.A. Explore our flexible course scheduling options to be completed on your schedule.

ProgramOverviewCreditsEst. Time to Complete
Tobin M.B.A.Enroll in onsite, online, or flex courses. Our flex courses are seven weeks onsite, followed by seven weeks of online learning, with a focus on case studies and real-world projects.36
  • Full-time: 3 semesters
  • Part-time: 6 semesters
Online M.B.A.Offers incredible flexibility, so you can earn your M.B.A. while continuing your career. Take classes synchronously or asynchronously, while having the option to enroll in onsite courses.36
  • Full-time: 3 semesters
  • Part-time: 6 semesters
STEM M.B.A.Designed to meet the needs of students who are interested in pursuing analytical and technical management roles across industries.45
  • Full-time: 4 semesters
  • Part-time: 5-7 semesters
Accounting M.B.A.Supplements the Tobin M.B.A. with a level of technical competence that permits entry into the profession of public accountancy or to enter corporate management in the accounting area.57
  • Full-time: 6 semesters
  • Part-time: 8-10 semesters

Coursework and Program Details

Our M.B.A. program is designed to allow for innovative approaches to in-class learning and expands on the development of a real world skill-set you can apply immediately to your career.

Core Courses: 24 credits/8 courses:

  • ACC 602: Global Financial and Managerial Reporting
  • BUA 602: Business Analytics
  • ECO 606: Industrial Economics
  • FIN 607: Financial Management
  • LAW 600: Law, Ethics, and the Principled Path in Business
  • MGT 601: Managing for Global Success
  • MKT 600: Decisions in Marketing Management
  • RMI 601: Risk Management

Concentration Field Courses: 9 credits/3 courses

Choose from 17 concentrations:

“The M.B.A. program provides useful and practical knowledge that I will be able to take advantage of in my career.”

A Global Perspective

St. John’s offers a global-focused education experience. With our campuses near the heart of New York City, and locations around the world—Paris, France; Rome, Italy; and Limerick, Ireland–you have the opportunity to gain skills you need in a global marketplace.

Global Destination Courses provide exposure to diverse cultures, political systems, and business outlooks while cultivating essential abilities for thriving in the global economy.

Applications Open 



RMI 650 Re-insurance Leadership in the Global Market 

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London, England

FIN 634 Investment Analysis

Johnnies in Rome pose for a photo with St. John's banner

Rome, Italy

ACC 639 Governments and Not-for-Profits 

Build Your Network and Meet Top Business Leaders

Each year the Tobin College of Business invites at least 3 C-suite level executives to give a business seminar respectably and interact with students. We also host a reception before and after the talk so that students can maximize their networking opportunities with their fellow students and alumni. Our most recent Tobin CEO Seminar/reception was hosted at Grant Thornton LLP and the speaker, Brendan McGovern was a retired Goldman Sachs partner turned private equity entrepreneur.

Contact St. John’s Office of Graduate Admissions

We are here to answer any questions about the M.B.A. program and admission process.

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Michelle Bae
Graduate Admission Representative
[email protected]

St. John’s University
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business
8000 Utopia Parkway
Suite 114
Queens, NY 11439
[email protected]

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