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Get ahead and get connected with one of four unique MBA programs offered by the SMU Cox School of Business. Whether you're looking to change your career, improve your business skills or connect to a worldwide business network, with an MBA from Cox, you'll gain the professional edge needed to achieve your goals.

SMU Cox has an MBA that's right for you.

Program Details

Fast Track MBA

Professionals who want to advance their career rapidly. Students should have specific career goals in mind and be prepared for a rigorous program that can propel them forward.

Full-Time MBA

Young professionals who want the degree, the knowledge and the skills to accelerate or redirect their career paths.

Professional MBA

Talented mid-level professionals with a minimum of two years post-graduate work experience who are willing to take the next step to a successful career.

Executive MBA

Experienced business leaders making the transition to the next level and who are ready to take their career even further with advanced learning.

The SMU Cox School of Business

Located in the heart of Dallas, a world center for commerce and culture, SMU Cox is a private-school environment that encourages interaction and collaboration amongst all of its students, faculty and alumni. With a strong history of developing innovative programs, SMU Cox prides itself on providing an educational experience that is truly one of a kind. Through SMU Cox, you'll also gain access to an expansive network of alumni that reaches around the globe and can provide the means for achieving your ultimate career goals.

Upon acceptance into one of our MBA programs, you'll have an immediate opportunity to get career advice, gain industry insights and bolster your network via one of our exclusive mentor programs. Then, you'll enjoy lifetime membership in the SMU Cox Alumni Association, an elite group of 40,000 Cox graduates with chapters in more than 20 countries.

Backed by a strong foundation of nationally and internationally ranked programs, SMU Cox provides the knowledge, confidence and alumni connections you'll need to transform yourself. Whether you're looking to change your career or take it to the next level, SMU Cox has an MBA program that's right for you. Choose now from one of four unique MBA programs and prepare to get ahead of the competition.

The Cox Advantage

The Cox School has been influencing the way the world does business for more than 90 years. From its strategic location in the dynamic city of Dallas to its global alumni network spanning more than 80 countries, an MBA from SMU Cox will transform your career.


Fast Track MBA

With a full-time, concentrated curriculum, the Fast Track MBA from SMU Cox is an ideal program for early career professionals who want to get ahead, without losing time in the work place. Unlike our regular MBA program that requires 2 years to complete, the Fast Track MBA can be completed in just 12 months. Plus, you’ll earn the skills, confidence and global alumni connections you need to transform your career for the better.

SMU Cox Fast Track MBA Information Session

Gain a thorough review of the unique aspects of the life-changing Fast Track MBA program. This is your chance to hear from our admissions advisor, ask questions and meet current Cox MBA students for an inside look at the SMU Cox MBA programs.

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The Cox Advantage

The Cox School has been influencing the way the world does business for more than 90 years. From its strategic location in the dynamic city of Dallas to its global alumni network spanning more than 80 countries, an MBA from SMU Cox will transform your career.

Program Details

The Fast Track MBA is designed for:

Early career professionals who want to advance their career rapidly. Students should have specific career goals in mind and be prepared for a rigorous program that can propel them forward.

Length

12 months

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • GMAT or GRE
  • Resume
  • 2 Essays
  • 2 Personal References
  • Transcripts
  • Personal Interview

Application Deadline

  • Round 1: Jan 12, 2015
  • Round 2: Mar 8, 2015
  • Round 3: April 12, 2015

Full-Time MBA

If you’re ready to commit 22 months to full-time academic study, C-level leadership training, one-on-one mentoring, and intensive career development then this comprehensive MBA program is a perfect fit for you. With innovative teaching methods and an intimate private-school setting located conveniently in the heart of Dallas, the Fulltime MBA program provided by SMU Cox is a tremendous opportunity for anyone striving to achieve their career goals.

Full-Time MBA Information Sessions

These special events provide a thorough review of the unique aspects of the full-time MBA program. It's your chance to hear from an admissions advisor, ask questions and meet current Cox MBA students for an inside look of SMU. Find the session that works for you.


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Our Alumni

The full-time Cox MBA Program will give you amazing access to top companies and executives throughout the nation and around the world.

Program Details

A Cox Full-Time MBA is designed for:

Young professionals who want the degree, the knowledge and the skills to accelerate or redirect their career paths.

Length

22 months

Average Class Profile

125
Class Size
27
Age
650
GMAT
4-6 yrs
Wrk Exp

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • GMAT or GRE
  • TOEFL/PTE (for international applicants)
  • Transcripts
  • Resume
  • 2 Essays
  • 2 Personal References
  • Personal Interview

Application Deadline

  • Round 2 (International): Dec 15, 2014
  • Round 2 (Domestic): Jan 12, 2015
  • Round 3: Mar 8, 2015
  • Round 4: May 5, 2015

Professional MBA

With conveniently scheduled night and weekend classes, a Professional MBA from SMU Cox is perfect for all dedicated working professionals. Ranked #3 in the country by Bloomberg BusinessWeek and conveniently located in the heart of Dallas, our Professional MBA is one of a few renowned programs offering specialized MBAs in more than 10 formal concentrations. Choose an area of concentration specific to your current line of work, such as real estate, finance, entrepreneurship, marketing, etc. -- or embark on an entirely new career path.

SMU Cox Professional MBA Information Sessions

These special events provide a thorough review of the unique aspects of the once-in-a-lifetime professional MBA program. I's your chance to hear from a dedicated admissions advisor, ask questions and meet current Cox MBA students for an inside look on the Professional MBA. Sign up now.


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Our Alumni

The SMU Cox Professional MBA (PMBA) is one of the most powerful tools you can use to optimize your success in today's competitive marketplace. Whether you're advancing in your current industry or embarking on a new career, the Cox Professional MBA (PMBA) will give you the tools you need to move to the next level.

Program Details

A Cox Professional MBA is designed for:

Talented mid-level professionals with a minimum of two years post-graduate work experience who are willing to take the next step to a successful career.

Length

24 months, evenings and weekends

Average Class Profile

120
Class Size
28
Age
635
GMAT
5-6 yrs
Wrk Exp

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • GMAT
  • Resume
  • 2 Essays
  • 2 Personal References
  • Transcripts
  • Personal Interview

Application Deadline

  • Fall 2015 Admission Deadlines

    Early: May 15, 2015
    Final: June 15, 2015
    (Rolling Admission after June 15)

    Spring 2016 Admission Deadlines

    Evaluation begins September 1, 2015
    Early: October 15, 2015
    Final: November 15, 2015
    (Rolling Admission after November 15)

Executive MBA

With a 21-month, alternating weekend format, the SMU Cox EMBA program is a lockstep, cohort-style program that's focused on general management and conveniently located in the heart of Dallas. Because of the acclaimed curriculum and advanced strength of our executive-level students, Bloomberg BusinessWeek currently ranks our EMBA program #3 in the world. The knowledge, confidence, and alumni connections you gain will transform your career for the better.

SMU Cox Executive MBA Information Session

Gain a thorough review of the unique aspects of the life-changing Executive MBA program. It's your chance to hear from a dedicated admissions advisor, ask questions and meet current Cox MBA students for an inside look at the Executive program.

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Our Alumni

The SMU Cox Executive MBA program is consistently ranked as one of the best Executive MBA programs in the world. Taught by some of the best business professors in America, the Executive MBA program is a broad-based, fast-paced, in-depth global leadership experience designed for seasoned executives.

Program Details

A Cox Executive MBA is designed for:

Experienced business leaders making the transition to the next level and who are ready to take their career even further with advanced learning.

Length

21 months, Fridays and Saturdays on alternating weekends

Average Class Profile

80-90
Class Size
37
Age
15 yrs
Wrk Exp

Requirements

  • No GMAT required
  • Resume
  • 2 Essays and 1 Goal Sheet
  • Personal Interview
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • 8 Years Work Experience

Application Deadline

Rolling application deadline based on available space through May 31, 2015. Apply by March 30, 2014 for additional program preparation. To begin the application process, please email resume to Delania Teems at dteems@cox.smu.edu.