MBA

#1 Part-Time MBA in the Northeast

This popular program returns for a sixth time in Fall of 2014 with options for attending class Online or On-site in East Hartford CT.

Graduates of WPI’s innovative MBA program - ranked #1 in the Northeast by Business Week – aren’t just studying the future of business. They’re defining it.

WPI's MBA focuses on the intersection of business and technology, making it one of the most relevant MBA’s in the world. You'll learn how to transform information into valuable intelligence, and how to think several steps ahead to gain competitive advantage in today’s technology-oriented environment. Learn about the curriculum, scheduling, and admissions criteria.

Why Choose the WPI MBA?

  • OUR MBA PROGRAM IS HIGHLY RANKED:
    • BusinessWeek rated us #1 in the Northeast and #8 in the United States.
    • The Princeton Review said WPI’s School of Business is "one of the best institutions a student could attend to earn an MBA” in its Best 296 Business Schools, 2013 Edition.
  • CHOICE OF ONLINE OR ON-SITE DELIVERY FOR MAXIMUM FLEXIBILITY 
    • Attend where it's convenient for you, whether on-site in East Hartford CT, or online with peers from multiple locations. 
  • ATTEND CLASS WITH THE SAME GROUP FROM START TO FINISH
    • Join a cohort of students who advance through each course together. Expand your network within UTC.
  • LEARN FROM WORLD-RENOWNED FACULTY
    • Your instructors are WPI faculty or adjunct faculty — the same people who teach on campus.
  • RECEIVE DEDICATED SERVICE
    • Your WPI operations manager will make the enrollment process, and each class transition, as smooth as possible. No need to fumble with paperwork and phone calls to several departments — we'll be with you every step of the way.
  • PUT THEORY INTO PRACTICE
    • Learn to apply knowledge, not just cite facts and figures. Your MBA program includes two project- based courses, allowing you to practice your new skills while being supported by faculty and fellow students.
  • EARN YOUR MBA FROM PEOPLE WHO UNDERSTAND TECHNOLOGY
    • As a school whose focus is on technology, WPI has the MBA you want if your goal is to be a leader in technological innovation.

Prerequisites

Prospective students must have two years of relevant work experience and an undergraduate degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA from an accredited U.S. four-year college or university, or the equivalent. Students must have also taken the GMAT or GRE within the last five years. The minimum GMAT score required is 500.

More information on admissions requirements can be found on the WPI School of Business website, or contact Greg Cesar, 508-831-5856.

Program Logistics

  • Begins Fall of 2014 
  • 16 courses across the following program areas, for a total of 48 credits. View our interactive brochure for more details about the courses included:
    • Developing Business Opportunities (three courses)
    • Analyzing Business Performance (four courses)
    • Becoming a Leader (three courses)
    • Integrating Business Concepts to Lead Innovation (Pre-Capstone Experience)
    • Capstone Experience
    • Plus four electives
  • Four ten-week semesters per year, one class each semester.

Choose your preferred delivery format

Attend Class Online

Two online sessions each week

  • two hours of live instruction 7:30pm-9:30p one day per week (day TBD)
  • two hours of pre-recorded lecture each week

Attend Class On-site

One four hour class per week

  • Classes held in East Hartford, CT
  • Classes held in the evenings (date and time TBD) 

Ready to Get Started?

Learn how to reserve your seat in the program and begin your application to WPI. 

 
Registration Contact Us

New On-site and Online cohorts begin Fall 2014

Join us to learn more: 

  • Webinar: Wednesday April 30, 12:00pm EDT
  • Lunch & Learn: Wednesday May 7, 12:00pm EDT 
    • East Hartford, CT
    • Room 2 East (EB1, F4)
    • Lunch will be served
  • Webinar: Wednesday May 14, 12:00pm EDT

RSVP today to join us