Syracuse University MBA


  • AACSB Accredited
  • 100% Online
  • The Whitman School offers the following online master’s degree programs that prepare students to succeed in the fast-changing fields of business and accounting.
  • Whitman’s online programs combine the flexibility of an online format with the quality and collaboration of a top on-campus degree.
  • This top-ranked online program helps students develop high-level analytical and leadership skills and provides essential networking opportunities.
  • Avg. GMAT score: 623
  • Avg. Undergrad GPA: 3.44


  • MBA@Syracuse requires the completion of 54 credit hours. Students should expect to take a minimum of two courses each term to complete the online MBA program in as little as two years.
  • 15 Credits of elective courses

Admission Requirements

  • The application fee for each program is $75, and it is nonrefundable.
  • Personal Essay
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Official degree-bearing transcripts are required

Princeton Review Ranking

  • Ranked No. 20 in Best Online MBA 2020

Military Times Ranking

  • Ranked No. 1 Private School for Veterans 2020

Application Deadlines

  • Syracuse offers four start dates per year. Applicants who apply by the priority deadlines will pay a reduced fee of $45, receive an admissions decision sooner and have more time to plan for the future.
  • Syracuse offers four cohort start dates each year. See the upcoming deadlines for the January 2021 cohort

Tuition Fees

  • The current rate of tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year is $1,683 per credit.
  • $84,186

Financial Aid

  • An MBA program requires an investment of time and finances, but students may have access to a range of resources, such as employer tuition assistance, scholarships and loan programs


  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Marketing Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Acceptance Rate

  • 83%

US News and Report Ranking

  • #19 in Best Online Master’s in Computer Information Technology Programs
  • #11 in Best Online Master’s in Computer Information Technology Programs for Veterans
  • #47 in Best Online Master’s in Business Programs (Excluding MBA)
  • #25 in Best Online Master’s in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA)
  • #54 in Best Online MBA Programs
  • #32 in Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans
  • #133 in Best Online Bachelor’s Programs