Xavier University (Williams) Online MBA


  • AACSB accredited
  • 100% online Program
  • GMAT/GRE required with waivers available.
  • Ranked among the top best online MBA programs in the nation.
  • Recognized for their academic rigor, quality and value, and preparation of graduates to make an immediate impact in the evolving business world.
  • An MBA from Xavier University gives you lifelong dividends.


  • Year Program (1.5-3)
  • Credit Hours (39-45)
  • Per Credit hour ($890)
  • Avg. GMAT score: 510
  •  Cost: $33,540
  • Online MBA Core Courses (27 CREDITS) and 9 Credits for Online MBA Electives
  • The total number of credit hours required to complete the MBA program varies from a minimum of 39 hours (all foundation skills waived) to a maximum of 45 hours (all foundation skills needed).
  • Curriculum provides a flexible online learning experience, giving students the option to start the program multiple times throughout the year.
  • By attending classes online, full-time students can finish the online MBA degree program in just over one and a half years full-time or in two to three years studying part-time.
  • Enjoy access to a professional network of 18,000+ alumni.

Accolades and honors

  • #23 in Graduate Accounting in the nation (USN&WR)
  •  #8 in the 2019 edition of Best Colleges — Regional Universities (Midwest) (USN&WR)
  • #19 in Graduate Marketing in the nation (USN&WR)
  • #35 Best Value Online MBA Program (Online MBA Today)
  • #60 in Part-time MBA in the nation (USN&WR)
  • #5 in Ohio for Highest Starting Salaries of MBA Graduates (Columbus Business First)

U.S. News Report and Ranking

  • Number 62 in Best Online MBA Programs
  • Number 39 in Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans
  • Overall Score 75/100

Admissions and Requirements

  • Gives learners the option to start the program at multiple times throughout the year.
  • Free Online Application
  • One official transcript directly from all colleges or universities that you have attended for any undergraduate and graduate course work. Applicants must have a degree from a regionally accredited university.
  • GMAT/GRE score or an approved waiver
  • Application Deadline Rolling – Intakes: August, January, and May

GMAT/GRE waiver Requirement

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education.
  • High academic achievement (note the average Xavier MBA student cumulative undergraduate GPA is 3.2).
  • Professional business certifications such as CPA, CFA, etc.
  • Progressive work experience of 5 years or more with demonstrated career growth.
  • Completion of master’s or terminal degrees or post-graduate certificates from degree-granting institutions.

Acceptance Rate

  • 82%