Experience a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program unlike any other at Saunders College of Business. Saunders MBA programs at RIT give you the personalized attention you deserve, while tapping the resources of Rochester Institute of Technology that is #2 in producing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) graduates in the country.
Backed by a Cooperative and Career Services office that places over 5,000 students with over 3,000 employers each year and a focus on applied learning, Saunders graduates are prepared to hit the ground running and experience 94% placement rates.
Recognized among nations very best business schools
Saunders MBA program is recognized by many national and international rankings. US News & World Report 2017 Best Business School Rankings place Saunders #85 nationally among 470 MBA programs, while TFE (The Financial Engineer) Times ranks Saunders MBA #95 among MBA programs in North America, and Poets & Quants ranked Saunders College of Business among the nation's Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs coming in at #100. Learn about other top rankings and recognition received by Saunders College graduate programs and Rochester Institute of Technology.
A Solid Business Foundation
Our MBA core is aligned with the values of RIT and the skills that employers demand. The core MBA Foundation Courses provide differentiated coverage of data analytics and business intelligence, management information systems, innovation in products and services, and social responsibility and ethics – delivering foundational knowledge across all areas of business.
Unique and Customizable Concentrations
Some of our key MBA concentrations, built upon our University and faculty strengths, provide coverage of product commercialization, digital marketing, entrepreneurship, and management information systems as well as traditional areas of business. We also have concentrations that span across engineering, science and the liberal arts, including quality management, health systems administration, and public policy. With access to all graduate courses across all RIT Colleges, there is also the opportunity to customize a concentration, based on specific career goals (program approval and prerequisites apply).
Flexible Scheduling Options
Our following MBA programs featuring schedule options to meet your needs:
- Traditional MBA, Full-time 2-year option
- Accelerated 4+1 MBA, Full-time 1-year program designed for undergraduate business students
- Fast-Track MBA, Full-time 1-year program designed for non-business undergraduate students
- Part-time MBA, finish in as little as 2.5 years with convenient evening, and online classes
- Accounting MBA, designed to satisfy New York State CPA requirements to sit for the exam and attain CPA licensure
- Executive MBA (on-campus) and Online Executive MBA programs are designed for working professional with over 7 years managerial experience.