Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper) Online MBA


  • AACSB accredited
  • An Online MBA With Full-Time MBA Benefits
  • GMAT/GRE accepted.
  • Duration: 32 months for Part-time Online MBA
  • Online students gain leadership coaching through our Accelerate Leadership Center.
  • Avg. Undergrad GPA: 3.4
  • Avg. GMAT score: 671


  • The program combines online learning and technology with on-campus, immersive Access Weekends.
  • Part-Time Online Hybrid program participants have the same opportunities as Full-Time and Part-Time Flex (on-campus) MBA candidates to gather with professors and network with other students, immersing themselves in the Tepper School culture.
  • This combination of online and on-site learning distinguishes our program from other online-only MBA programs.

Career Path Advantage

  • Students take classes just twice a week for 70 minutes; each class includes additional offline content that you complete at your own pace. It’s a schedule that works for your busy, professional life.
  • Online MBA student holds an officer position on the Graduate Business Association board to ensure online students have a voice in student leadership at the school.
  • Tracks consisting of 8-10 electives and a related capstone course. Some tracks involve cross-campus collaboration with faculty and other graduate students. Enrolling in a track is optional.

U.S. News and World Report Ranking

  • Number 3 in Best Online MBA Programs
  • Number 2 in Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans
  • Number 1 in Best Online MBA Programs in Marketing
  • Overall Score 97/100

Admission Requirements

  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score (if applicable)
  • One professional recommendation
  • Online application form
  • Current resume
  • One required essay
  • Unofficial transcripts of all academic work
  • Official GMAT score (preferred) or GRE (accepted)
  • $200 application fee

Concentrations offered in

  • Accounting
  • Business Technologies
  • Communications
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Operations Research
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
  • Sustainability


  • $17,000

Acceptance rate

  • 56%