Professional MBA

The University of Miami Herbert Business School's Professional MBA Program is designed to help busy professionals gain that competitive edge to meet the new demands of today's organizations. Created specifically with the hard-working professional in mind, the Professional MBA prepared students to join the ranks of those leading the business world of tomorrow without having to compromise their existing work schedule. Classes meet twice a week, on Monday evenings and Saturday mornings.

To obtain detailed program admission and curricula information please reference the program brochure which can be requested by contacting the Office of Recruiting and Admissions at 305-284-2510 or visit our website.

Admission Requirements

  • Completed application for admission submitted through BusinessCAS
  • A $48 non-refundable application fee
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
    • Official academic transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions must be submitted directly to BusinessCAS.
    • International applicants must have their educational credentials from institutions outside of the United States verified by an approved international credentialing evaluation service such as World Education Services to confirm degree equivalency and GPA calculation.
  • Statement of purpose and short-essay responses to the career goal and program-related questions in BusinessCAS
  • A current resume
  • At least one letter of recommendation (up to three allowed) may be submitted through the BusinessCAS portal by including recommender contacts within the Program Materials section of the application.
  • An official TOEFL or IELTS score is required as proof of English proficiency for international  applicants who did not receive a degree in the United States or a foreign country where English is the primary language. The following minimum score is required for admission to a graduate business degree program.
    • TOEFL - 94 or above (iBT only)
    • IELTS - 7.0 or above

If you do not yet have a TOEFL or IELTS score (international candidates only), you may complete and submit your application prior to taking the exam by indicating your approximate date within the Standardized Tests tab in the Academic History section. Select “Add Test Score” by the relevant test, then indicate that you have not yet taken the exam and add your estimated test date in the section provided.

We encourage candidates to upload unofficial transcripts and test scores (if required) with their BusinessCAS application in order to expedite the review of their file while official documents are processed.

QUESTIONS?

Connect with Miami Herbert Business School’s graduate enrollment advisors at (305) 284-2510 or by email at mba@miami.edu.

Curriculum Requirements

Required Courses
ACC 607Financial Accounting and Reporting3
ACC 608Managerial Accounting3
BSL 695Legal Implications in Executive Decision Making3
BTE 621Management of Digital Transformation3
ECO 690Essentials of Economic Theory3
FIN 602Fundamentals of Finance3
MAS 610Statistical Analysis for Managerial Decision Making3
MAS 641Operations Research Models in Management3
MGT 600Managing for Employee Engagement3
MGT 653Deriving Competitive Advantage through Operations3
MGT 658Innovative Business Strategies for Future Leaders3
MKT 660Foundations of Marketing Management3
Additional Required Courses*
Electives6
Total Credit Hours42

Mission

  • To develop innovative ideas and principled leaders that transform global business and society.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • The MBA students will demonstrate the ability to integrate business information and knowledge within the strategies and perspectives of an organization.
  • The MBA students will demonstrate the ability to understand and utilize the process of critical and analytical thinking in diverse business settings to solve problems and make decisions.
  • The MBA students will demonstrate the ability to gain an awareness of and a sensitivity to issues in business decision-making from an ethical and social perspective (principled leaders).
  • The MBA students will demonstrate an understanding of business operations and decision-making in a global environment.