Program Comparison

Part-Time Programs

Professional's MBA Master of Science in Finance
Description

Part-time, weekday evening MBA program

Flexible class schedule

For full-time working professionals with about two years of professional work experience.

Part-time, weekday evening MSF program

Flexible class schedule

For students from any academic background with a keen quantitative skill set and a true enthusiasm for financial leadership.

Format

Part-time

Self-paced

Each class meets one night per week for 15 weeks per term

Classes offered Monday - Thursday, 6:30 – 9 p.m. during the fall and spring , and in two condensed sessions, two nights per week 6:30 – 9 p.m., during the summer.

Part-time

Self-paced

Classes meet one night per week for 15 weeks per term

Classes offered during the fall and spring semesters, Monday - Thursday, 6:30 – 9 p.m.

Average Age
28 30
Locations

Timonium

Columbia

Timonium

Columbia

Admission Requirements

Application

Essay

Résumé

Two letters of recommendation (one required)

Official Transcript(s)

GMAT

Application Fee: $60

Application

Essay

Résumé

Two letters of recommendation (one required)

Official Transcript(s)

GMAT

Application Fee: $60

Tuition

Courses are billed at $925 per credit.

Qualified candidates may complete the Professional MBA program in as few as 11 courses or 33 credits.

Courses are billed at $925 per credit.

Qualified candidates may complete the MSF program in as few as 10 courses or 30 credits.


Weekend Program

Executive MBA
Description

Weekend MBA designed for experienced professionals who have achieved significant success and want to ensure they continue on this trajectory.

Six or more years of increasingly progressive management or leadership experience. 

Format

Part-time, weekend

Two-and-a-half years, September start, Summers off 

Cohort format

Lockstep curriculum

Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. 

Average Age
35 
Locations
Timonium
Admission Requirements

Application

Essay

Résumé

One professional recommendation (typically from an immediate supervisor)

Official transcripts

Personal interview

Note: the GMAT is waived.

Application Fee: $60 

Tuition

$78,000 for the class of 2016 (fixed for duration of program and includes all fees, books, and international study) and a $1,000 deposit (non-refundable)


Full-Time Programs

Emerging Leaders MBA Master of Accounting 
Description

Full-time, accelerated cohort MBA program

For recent graduates or those with early career experience.

The MAcc Program is a full-time, 12-month lockstep cohort program.

For those with an undergraduate degree in accounting (or equivalent accounting coursework)

For those seeking the 30 additional credits required to obtain licensure as Certified Public Accountants (CPA)
Format

Full-time

One year 

Classes meet Tuesday – Thursday, and on the first Friday of each month

September – August

Lock-step curriculum

Cohort format  

Full-time

One year

Summer and Fall entry terms

Lock-step curriculum 

Cohort format  
Average Age
25  Anticipated Age 20-28 
Locations
Columbia  Evergreen Campus (Baltimore)
Admission Requirements

Application

Essay

Résumé

Two letters of recommendation

Official Transcript(s)

Personal statement

GMAT

Application Fee: $60 
 

Application 

Essay 

Résumé 

One letter of recommendation 

Official Transcript(s) 

Personal statement 

GMAT 

Application Fee: $60 
 
Tuition

$63,500 (fixed for duration of program and includes all fees, books, and international study) and a $1,000 deposit (non-refundable)

Courses are billed at $1,000 per credit.

Certificate Programs

Cyber Security Certificate Accounting Certificate
Description

A part-time, one-year, graduate certificate program open to any business professional seeking management-level certification and desiring to learn more about information assurance in the broader field of cyber security from a business perspective. 

A full-time graduate summer certificate program for recent accounting graduates seeking to obtain credits toward the 150-hr requirement for CPA licensure. 

Format

Part-time, evenings

One year

January start  

Sequential curriculum (spring, summer, and fall semesters)

Full-time

12 weeks

Classes offered Tuesday and Thursday

Late May through end of July, 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Average Age
30 23
Locations
Columbia Timonium
Admission
Requirements

Application

Essay

Résumé

Official Transcript(s)  

Application Fee: $60

Application

Essay

Résumé

Official transcript(s)

GMAT

Application fee: $60

 

Tuition

Courses are billed at $925 per credit.

Courses are billed at $1,000 per credit.

 

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