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MBA Program

Develop a modern business mindset and elevate your career with a Master of Business Administration.

You’ll enhance your résumé with the credentials employers are seeking through Willumstad’s challenging MBA program. We give you the choice of concentrating your studies in one business discipline or pursuing a broader approach through several advanced elective courses.

Why Enroll?

What Will I Study?

The MBA program examines the challenges of management in the 21st century, giving you the knowledge and skills you need to thrive in a global marketplace.

» Course Requirements



This specialization will help students gain technical, analytical and managerial skills that will give an edge in this growing market.


This specialization enables you to explore a career in finance with advanced finance electives. Students specializing in finance are encouraged to use the Riley Trading Room and to complete their Bloomberg Market Concepts certification.

Health Services Administration

This specialization integrates leading business knowledge, skills and competencies to lead and manage healthcare systems.

Human Resource Management

This program is aligned with the curriculum requirements of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), which allows students meeting the requirements to get the edge in the job market by taking their SHRM-CP certification exam before they graduate.

Information Systems

This specialization helps students learn to analyze, design, and manage information systems. They learn how to integrate information technology and management strategy to find effective solutions to business problems and make data-driven decisions.


This specialization helps students develop leadership skills tailored to today’s business environment.


This specialization allows students make connections with customers as a marketing leader.

Sport Management

This specialization introduces students to contemporary sport industry management strategies and marketing concepts as well as enhances communication and leadership skills.

Who Are the Faculty?

Willumstad’s faculty members are world-class professionals who will inspire you. They bring specialized knowledge and real-world experience to our curriculum, acting as mentors and providing personal attention in our small classes.

» Meet our business faculty

What’s the Cost?

Tuition information may be obtained from our Student Financial Services webpage.

» Find specific tuition and financial aid details

Apply to the MBA Program

We’ll guide you every step of the way. Submit the following:

  • A completed application for graduate admission and fee
  • An official undergraduate transcript
  • Proof of a bachelor’s degree earned at an accredited four-year institution
  • Results from the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), taken within five years (test information and an application is at or
  • A 500-word typed essay telling us why you are applying to the program
  • A letter of recommendation from an academic or professional source
  • Your résumé

International Applicants
Please view our additional application requirements for international graduate students.

Adelphi Students Registered in Other Programs
Graduate students officially registered in other divisions of the University may register for course work within the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business only if written permission from the appropriate dean, adviser or chair is presented at registration. It must indicate that the course work taken within the School of Business will count toward degree requirements in the corresponding program. Students registering on a continuing basis under this classification will be considered visiting students.

Visiting Students
Graduate students officially registered in a business degree program at another accredited university may register for course work within the Willumstad School of Business if written permission from their appropriate dean, chair or program director is presented at registration.

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For further information, please contact:

Britt’ny Brown
Director of Graduate Programs 
Hagedorn Hall, Room 121
p – 516.877.4605
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Tara Gercke
Graduate Student Advisor
Hagedorn Hall, Room 116 
p – 516.877.4640
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