As the only AACSB-accredited MBA program in the region, the Labovitz MBA is designed for you, a student or working professional in the Duluth or Rochester area seeking to advance your career with a graduate-level degree. We offer a unique combination of flexibility and academic rigor, which allows you to pick an option that best meets your specific needs.
Our goal is to effectively prepare you to excel in your current role, qualify for future positions, and meet your personal career aspirations. We accomplish this by providing you with industry-relevant curriculum, qualified faculty, and a support system to ensure you confidently navigate your student experience – from the application process through to the completion of your MBA degree.
At the Labovitz School, we recognize our students have a variety of career goals and lifestyle needs. As a result, we offer five program formats designed to help you complete your MBA at a customized pace.
The majority of classes for all our program formats are delivered in-person to ensure you experience a discussion-rich, interactive classroom environment. Most of our faculty hold Ph.D.s and maintain an active research agenda in the area they teach.
Offered on the Duluth campus. A fully immersive one-year program for students with the ability to devote significant time to their program by taking both late afternoon and evening classes.
Offered on the Duluth campus. Allows current Labovitz School undergraduate students to start their MBA their senior year. Students take up to nine credits that count towards their MBA, graduating with both degrees in five years.
Offered on the Duluth campus. Developed in partnership with the School of Pharmacy in Duluth, this option allows Pharmacy students to earn their MBA in conjunction with their PharmD degree.
Executive-Format: Structured for working professionals, this option allows students to take all courses on the U of M Rochester campus. Students typically register for one to three classes per semester.