AACSB Accredited, St. Edwards University

Earn an on Campus/Online Master of Business Administration in as little as 12 months

Deepen your expertise in business leadership and management. The MBA at St. Edward’s covers core business topics such as accounting, finance, marketing, operations, management, and data analytics, while also allowing students the ability to specialize in one of five concentrations that will set you apart in a competitive business environment.

St. Edward's MBA Student working with classmates

St. Edward’s MBA focuses on entrepreneurial thinking, social enterprise, innovation, global collaboration, and business analytics. Students will learn to manage and lead through effective communication and collaboration, use quantitative data to develop business opportunities, analyze the local and global environment to formulate solutions, apply critical thinking to integrate business goals with social responsibility, leverage technology in all areas of business to improve outcomes. We offer flexible options to fit your needs.

Flexible: The MBA can be taken 100% online, with the option to visit campus once per 7 week module.

Location: Our location in Austin allows MBA students to immerse themselves in the St. Edward’s network, in one of the trendiest cities in technology and entrepreneurship.

Prestigious: The Bill Munday School of Business is AACSB accredited, which proves our programs have met rigorous academic standards. Only 30% of business schools nationally and 5% internationally have been awarded this accreditation.

In addition to the MBA, students can also pursue certificates in Management, Business Finance, and Operations Logistics. For further information, please contact an Enrollment Counselor at (512) 326-7501.

Message from the Program Director

Our program is committed to providing the highest quality of education enriched by our Holy Cross mission to prepare ethical business leaders. Getting an MBA, especially one with a tech focus, will prepare you for the post-coronavirus job market. A lot of organizations heavily recruit MBA graduates with robust knowledge in Technology.

The MBA program at St. Edward’s University is unique because it provides students a practice-based graduate education with a focus on the hard and soft skills in a vibrant curriculum to maximize personal and professional growth opportunities. For example, the culminating course of our MBA program is known as the Capstone Consulting Experience. Student teams spend 7 weeks researching and developing solutions to a real problem for a local, national or international organization.

Our classes are filled with students from across the globe providing unique experiences that enrich the learning environment. You will be able to build a sustainable network of professional peers that many of our alumni attest to be personally and professionally rewarding. Our world-class faculty, who have valuable experiences in the corporate world, public sector, and academia, will prepare you for the challenges of the 21st century and beyond.

The St. Edward’s MBA is truly a powerful, transformational experience. I invite you to act now and join our outstanding program.

- Dr. Amr Swid

Check Out This Helpful Q&A with Program Director Amr Swid

The hybrid and online Master of Business Administration program equips students with skills in leadership, strategy, marketing, finance, operations, analytics and ethical reasoning. Program director Amr Swid explains how St. Edward’s prepares MBA graduates for a rapidly evolving business environment.

To apply for the program, students are required to have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university and complete the application process. For application dates and to submit an application, please go to the Graduate Application Page.