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Master of Business Administration

cbaCalifornia State University Long Beach offers a value-driven MBA Program that is at the forefront of graduate business education. Of the 13,000 plus business schools across the world, CSULB is one of the only 681 business schools worldwide that have earned AACSB accreditation (Association to Advance Schools of Business). In addition, we have been recognized by the Princeton Review as one of the 295 best business schools, and we are one of the few California member schools in the prestigious Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).


Located in Long Beach, one of the most diverse cities in the United States, MBA students at CSULB can look forward to a unique experience that includes a student body from around the world, opportunities to interact with local businesses, and faculty that brings significant industry experience to the class room.

Three MBA program options are available to students: the Evening MBA, the Saturday MBA, and the Daytime Accelerated MBA. These options allow students to pursue their graduate studies while keeping personal and career commitments.

Which program is right for you?  View a comparison chart here.

The next Information Session will be held on Thursday, May 8. Register here for the free session. We'll see you at the Beach!

We are accepting applications for FALL 2014 for the Evening MBA and the Saturday MBA.  Apply via our Advance online application system to the program.  Apply to the university at CSUMentorBoth applications are required!

  • Evening MBA deadline: June 1, 2014
  • Saturday MBA deadline: June 1, 2014
  • Daytime Accelerated MBA : Closed for 2014 cohort
  • Applications from international students for all programs for summer/fall 2014 are no longer accepted. The deadline was April 1, 2014.