PC MBA Program

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The Providence College MBA Program provides students with both the knowledge and practical experience needed to be competitive in today’s workforce. The Program has a reputation of helping job seekers enhance their careers, while also achieving their educational and personal goals.

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Where Our Graduates Work

• Citizens Bank • CVS Health • Deloitte • Fidelity Investments • IGT • John Hancock • MetLife • Pricewaterhouse-Coopers • RSM • United Natural Foods Incorporated (UNFI) •


Nearly 55,000 undergraduate and graduate alumni worldwide that love to network with students and recent graduates.


52% increase in MBA students from 2012-16.

New Facility

The Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies includes classrooms designed for hands-on learning and innovation, collaboration rooms, interview space, and a town square-style community gathering space and café.

Unique Offerings

Go Global! The PC MBA Program offers global opportunities that complement and equip students with the skills needed to lead anywhere in the world. PC MBA students are encouraged to take advantage of the international experiences and global project management options that have included Global Management in Paris, France and Global Luxury Brands in Milan, Italy. In addition, global management consulting projects have included a data security initiative with Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) School of Computer Engineering, Scotland where ENU students developed the so ware and PC MBA students managed the process. This year PC MBA students will work as project leaders with IGT on a human computer interaction analysis.


• Part-time MBA: Designed for working professionals who need flexibility to continue their education.

• Full-time MBA: Designed for anyone interested in pursuing their education full time in an accelerated one-year or two-year program.

• 4 + 1 MBA: Designed for Providence College undergraduate business majors to obtain their MBA in 13-14 months. This innovative program enables PC students to be accepted into the MBA Program while still pursuing their bachelor’s degree, pu ing, students on the fast track for an MBA.

• Accounting Cohort: Designed for students with a background in accounting to complete an MBA in 13-14 months full time. This program allows students to take courses together, in a cohort model.


Micro MBA Certificate Program: 10 week rapid foundational education program helps people synthesize and integrate ideas and information across a variety of important business concepts from accounting to nance to information technology and marketing.

Change Leadership Management Certificate Program, (CLM): Three management courses are taken alongside current MBA students and taught by top faculty and corporate executive fellows. The students who successfully complete the certificate program may apply for expedited admission to the MBA Program and may apply the three courses towards their MBA degree.

AACSB Accreditationacsbacredited

The Providence College School of Business (PCSB) is accredited by AACSB International, placing the School among the best business schools in the country.

Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings

Best B Schools 2015 (002)The PCSB MBA Program debuted at No. 67 in Bloomberg Businessweek’s U.S. Part-Time MBA Rankings for 2015.

Quality of Education

The MBA Program offers you a high-quality education delivered by faculty and industry practitioners who are top in their academic and professional fields. The MBA degree is management-focused, designed to help students develop critical thinking skills, analyze data, and solve business problems. MBA class sizes are intentionally kept small to provide each student with individual attention, possibilities for group projects, and other hands-on experiential learning opportunities.

Flexibility and Affordability

Our program is designed to be flexible and affordable for students interested in attending part-time or full-time. Classes are offered in the late afternoon and evening, allowing students to balance work, internships, and study for business certifications.


The PC MBA Program admits three terms a year: fall, spring, and summer. We offer core courses in the fall, spring, and summer semesters – allowing students to start any term. The MBA Program has administrative deadlines, but we review applications on a rolling basis.

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