Rady MBA Program Comparison

Full-Time MBA FlexEvening MBA FlexWeekend MBA
Description An immersion program designed to help students develop fundamental business skills necessary for success Schedule allows working professionals access to a full MBA curriculum while working full time Schedule allows working professionals access to a full MBA curriculum while working full time
Work Experience Average 5 years (range 0-15) Average 6 years (range 2-16) Average 10 years (range 5-30)
Average Age 27 31 34
Length of Program 21 months/6 quarters
Internship typically completed during the summer between first and second year
30 consecutive months/
10 quarters
24 consecutive months/
8 quarters
Format Schedule Core classes on weekdays Core classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings Classes every other weekend on Friday and Saturday
Course Times Varies each quarter. Most core courses held between
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Fridays 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., dinner and speaker following class. Saturdays 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Typical Number of Classes per Quarter Four Two Three
Class Size Approximately 60 Approximately 35-40 Approximately 25-30
Degree 92 units leading to a Rady MBA degree 92 units leading to a Rady MBA degree 92 units leading to a Rady MBA degree
Estimated Costs
2013-2014
Fees subject to change
$44,000 / year, California residents; $50,000 / year, non-residents
Fees include required health insurance.
$1118 / credit
Fees include course materials and textbooks, campus parking permits, meals and lodging during residentials. Health insurance is not included in the per credit fee.
$1118 / credit
Fees include course materials and textbooks, campus parking permits, meals and lodging on Friday class evenings. Health insurance is not included in the per credit fee.