An MBA in as little as 18 months
You shouldn’t have to put everything on hold to take your career to the next level. That’s why, at Bentley University, we’ve created a fast completely online MBA degree program in Greater Boston, one that can transform your career in as little as 18 months, without giving up your job, your family, or your life.
Asynchronous, Online Learning
Bentley's Accelerated Online MBA is delivered in fast, streamlined, four-week and six-week course intervals. The curated curriculum with a leadership concentration takes the guess work out of course selection, allowing students to focus on one course at a time, while performing class work at whatever time of day works best for them. Limited meeting times in-person during the four-week intensives are an opportunity to fully engage, collaborate, and network with your classmates.
A Focus on Leadership
Our leadership concentration give students the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary to effectively lead complex multinational/multicultural organizations. This program concentration attracts students from such diverse fields as engineering, IT, biotechnology, consulting, financial systems, health care and many others, as it prepares graduates for advancement into broader leadership roles.
Cohort Class Size
2019 Graduate Career Outcomes Report
All applicants will be evaluated for foundation waivers.
Months Time to Completion
2019 Graduate Career Outcomes Report
Median Award of Merit Aid Offered
Office of Financial Assistance
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Sample Cohort Calendar With a Fall Entry Term
|Semester||Course 1: Four Weeks*||Course 2: Six Weeks||Course 3: Six Weeks|
|Fall 2021||GR 603 Leading Responsibly||GR 645 Law, Ethics, and Social Responsibility||GR 602 Business Process Management|
|Spring 2022||MG 652 Strategic Innovation||GR 601 Strategic IT Alignment||GR 606 Designing for the Value Chain|
|Summer 2022||MG 645 Leading Change||GR 521 Statistics||ENV 603 Employee Experience|
|Fall 2022||MG 704 Management Consulting||GR 604 Global Strategy||MG 635 Negotiating|
*Three on campus meetings required that provide in-person collaboration and networking
Ready to join the Online MBA program?
Top Employers Hiring Our Graduates
To create a thriving population of students with a wide range of life and work experiences, Bentley considers the entirety of candidates’ applications including prior work experience, test scores, learning objectives, and other factors as we determine admissions decisions. Visit our page to view application deadlines and rounds for both Fall and Spring entry terms.
Application fee / Transcripts (must have completed bachelor's degree) / Resume / 2 Essays / GMAT or GRE scores (may be waived for qualified students) / TOEFL/IELTS scores for international students (may be waived for qualified students) / Two letters of recommendation / Interview
Qualified applicants may be eligible to receive a GMAT/GRE exam waiver if you have either:
- An undergraduate degree earned within the last five years from an accredited institution with a 3.2 or higher cumulative GPA.
- At least five years of professional job experience.
- A prior Master's degree
Rated the No. 4 Master's Program for Return on Investment by Payscale, a Bentley graduate degree is a smart investment in you. Bentley awards more than $2 million in merit-based aid to highly qualified full-time and part-time graduate students. Merit awards are based primarily on academic, professional and personal achievement, without regard to financial need. Scholarships are distributed in the form of tuition remission, and recipients must maintain a 3.0 GPA to retain award eligibility. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible for best consideration.
Visit with Bentley staff members on campus and learn more about resources available to you as a current student. Featured in this video are Graduate Academic Advising, New Student Programs, Graduate Career Development, and our Center for International Students & Scholars.