Arizona State University
W. P. Carey School of Business

Contact Information

Phone: (480) 965-3332
Website: wpcarey.asu.edu
Email: wpcareymasters@asu.edu

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MBA Degree Programs

  • Master of Accountancy
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Business Analytics
  • Master of Science in Information Management
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Master of Real Estate Development
  • Master of Taxation

 

Military

Military Scholarships. The W. P. Carey School is proud to offer a prestigious new scholarship fund to reward exceptional Full-time MBA applicants. Named in memory of the school's major benefactor and namesake, the Wm. Polk Carey Memorial Scholarship Fund recognizes individuals who have shown the promise of all that Mr. Carey stood for -- vision, strategy, identifying opportunity, loyalty and optimism.

W. P. Carey MBA scholarships may include tuition reductions and stipends, money applied directly to your student account, and graduate assistantships. Full-time MBA students are automatically considered for scholarships and graduate assistantships based on application materials and the competitiveness of the applicant pool. Notification of scholarship decisions and awards are included in offers of admission.

W. P. Carey MBA Military Voucher Program (MVP). The Military Voucher Program (MVP) is a quick alternative to the traditional Arizona State University graduate application process. If accepted into the MVP, the W. P. Carey MBA Admissions team will complete the online application and pay the ASU Graduate College application fee on your behalf. This program is committed to working with U.S. service men and women who are honorably serving our country, whether you are active duty, in reserve, or a veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past three years.

What is required to apply to the MVP?
1. MVP application (including a copy of your current orders or DD214)
2. Current professional resume
3. Unofficial GMAT (issued by the testing center immediately following your GMAT exam, or an official copy sent to ASU)

Post-9/11 GI Bill & Yellow Ribbon Program: ASU participates in both the Post-9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program.

Admission Requirements

MBA
- Professional work experience (preferred 2 years for full-time, more for Professional and Executive)
- Competitive undergraduate GPA
- TOEFL score above 100 (international students if applicable)
- Competitive GMAT or GRE scores
- Application includes recommendations and an interview with the Admissions Committee (FT MBA)

Master of Accountancy/Master of Taxation
- Undergraduate accounting degree with strong GPA
- Competitive GMAT score
- TOEFL score above 80 (accountancy) or 90 (Taxation) (if applicable)
- Strong recommendations from faculty (including at least one from an accounting professor)
- Internship experience
- Application includes essay responses

Master of Science in Business Analytics
- Undergraduate degree with strong GPA
- GMAT and/or GRE score
- TOEFL score (if applicable)
- Application includes essay questions and one letter of recommendation

Master of Science in Information Management
- Preferred two years of full-time related work experience
- Undergraduate degree in non-business from an accredited university
- Completed prerequisite coursework, or have comparable experience in statistics, brief calculus, and a programming language

Master of Science in Management
-Undergraduate degree from an accredited university, non-business (completed before the first day of graduate classes) - GMAT and/or GRE score
- TOEFL score (if applicable)
- Application includes essay questions and one letter of recommendation

Master of Real Estate Development
- Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution
- Resume and Essays
- 3 recommendation letters
- Official Transcripts
- GMAT, GRE or LSAT test score
- TOEFL Exam test score (if applicable)

Accreditation

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • North Central Association Higher Learning Commission


Tuition

Tuition costs (tuition and fee estimates based on 2013-2014 academic year costs):

MBA
- Full-time resident: $48,100
- Full-time non-resident: $78,300
- Professional/Evening: $52,200-$61,200
- Professional/Weekend: $53,000
- Professional/Online: $54,600
- Executive $78,000

Master of Accountancy/Master of Taxation
- Resident: $22,768
- Non-Resident: $37,316

Master of Science in Business Analytics
- Resident $29,000
- Non-Resident $44,100

Master of Science in Information Management
- Evening/Resident: $29,480
- Evening/Non-Resident: $49,960
- Online: $35,486

Master of Science in Management
- Resident: $22,600
- Non-Resident: $37,100

Master of Real Estate Development
- Resident: $34,768
- Non-Resident: $49,316

Description of Learning Environment for Students

  • Flexibility: programs are offered in full-time, part-time, and online configurations to meet a variety of student needs. While full-time programs usually involve traditional student schedules, many of our degree programs feature evening and weekend options to accommodate working professionals.
  • Small classes: class sizes never exceed 50 students in MBA programs.
  • Student Services staff to support the specialized needs of students in each program.
  • Many co-curricular activities such as student organizations and internship opportunities to enhance learning experience.
  • Graduate Career Center to assist students in finding and navigating career opportunities


Faculty

Our faculty of nearly 300 includes world-class teachers, researchers, practitioners and thought leaders who bring classroom learning to life. They lead classes, conduct seminars, guide case studies and encourage you every step of the way. Not only are they great teachers, W. P. Carey faculty are also connected to the realities of the rapidly changing business environment and share with you their up-to-date knowledge. You will engage with them in analysis of today's issues and learn critical thinking and analytic skills.

Research productivity of W. P. Carey faculty ranks in the top 25 worldwide among business schools. Our faculty members also are active in the business community as consultants to more than 300 companies and government agencies. They contribute to and serve as editors of prestigious academic journals, and are sought out as experts in their fields by such national media outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg Businessweek, USA Today, CNN and National Public Radio.

Accomplishments/Recognition

- All MBA programs ranked in the top 30 in the US according to US News & World Report
> No. 22 Part-Time MBA Program
> No. 2 Online MBA
> No. 6 Supply Chain/Logistics
> No. 16 Information Systems

- Executive MBA program rated 13th in Global MBA Rankings

- Rated Best Business School for Research Productivity by Technovation

- Rated 19th in Recruiter Preference by The Wall Street Journal