Compare Graduate Programs

Admission requirements vary by graduate program at the USF School of Management. Compare key factors across all programs in the following program comparison tables.

Tuition

2016-2017 Tuition Information

Tuition estimates are based on the number of units required by each program and may vary according to the number of classes in which a student is enrolled. The 2016-2017 year includes Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Intersession 2017, and Spring 2017. All tuition rates are subject to change.

Program Cost Per Unit Total Units Estimated Total
Full-Time MBA $1,380 56 $77,280
Part-Time MBA $1,380 56 $77,280
Executive MBA n/a 60 $87,360
Full-Time Master of Science in Financial Analysis $1,295 35 $45,325
Part-Time Master of Science in Financial Analysis $1,295 34 $44,030
Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management (MGEM) n/a 45 $42,015
Master of Science in Information Systems $1,130 36 $40,680
Full-Time Master of Nonprofit Administration $1,130 36 $40,680
Part-Time Master of Nonprofit Administration $1,130 36 $40,680
Master of Science in Organization Development $1,230 32 $39,360
Master of Public Administration $1,130 38 $42,940
Online Master of Public Administration Visit onlinempa.usfca.edu for tuition information
Fees: MBA students pay a $100 GBA (Graduate Business Association) and a $25 AGUSF (Associated Graduate Students of USF) fee each fall and spring semester. Students in all other graduate programs (excluding MGEM and certificate programs) pay the $25 AGUSF fee each fall and spring semester.

Schedule

Program Duration Format
Full-Time MBA 2 Years Daytime
Part-Time MBA 3 Years Evenings
Executive MBA 20 Months Thursday, Friday, and Saturday once per month
Full-Time MSFA 18 Months Daytime
Part-Time MSFA 22 Months Saturdays
MGEM 1 Year Daytime
MSIS 27 Months Evenings
Full-Time MNA 12 Months Weekdays
Part-Time MNA 21 Months Saturdays
MSOD 21 Months Evenings
MPA 21 Months Saturdays
Online MPA 2 Years Online
Schedule subject to change.

Prerequisites

Program Criteria
Full-Time MBA 2 years of professional work experience preferred
Part-Time MBA 2 years of professional work experience
Executive MBA 8 years of professional work experience
Full-Time MSFA MSFA Foundation Courses*
Part-Time MSFA MSFA Foundation Courses* and 2 years of professional work experience
MGEM Not Required
MSIS 2 years of professional work experience preferred
Full-Time MNA 2 years of professional work experience preferred
Part-Time MNA 2 years of professional work experience preferred
MSOD 2 years of professional work experience
MPA 2 years of professional work experience preferred
Online MPA 2 years of professional work experience preferred
*MSFA Foundation Courses: Micro & Macroeconomics, Accounting, Probability/Statistics, Calculus

GMAT & GRE

Program Criteria
Full-Time MBA GMAT or GRE Required
Part-Time MBA GMAT or GRE Required
Executive MBA GMAT required.* GRE not accepted.
Full-Time MSFA GMAT or GRE Required
Part-Time MSFA Not Required
MGEM Not Required
MSIS Not Required
Full-Time MNA Not Required
Part-Time MNA Not Required
MSOD Not Required
MPA Not Required
Online MPA Not Required
*GMAT requirement waived on a case-by-case basis.

International

Program USF I-20 Issuance Min. TOEFL (IBT) Min. TOEFL (Paper) Min. IELTS PTE-Academic
Full-Time MBA Yes 100* 600* 7.0* 68*
Part-Time MBA No 100 600 7.0 68
Executive MBA No 100 600 7.0 68
Full-Time MSFA Yes 100* 600* 7.0* 68*
Part-Time MSFA No 100 600 7.0 68
MGEM No 79 550 6.0 53
MSIS No 100 600 7.0 68
Full-Time MNA Yes 100* 600* 7.0* 68*
Part-Time MNA No 100 600 7.0 68
MSOD No 100 600 7.0 68
MPA No 100 600 7.0 68
Online MPA No 100 600 7.0 68
*International applicants who receive a TOEFL (internet-based) score of 92-99, a TOEFL (paper-based) score of 573-599, an IELTS score of 6.5 or a Pearson Test of English Academic score of 62-67 may be admitted based on successful completion of the School of Management's United States Business Communications and Culture Program (USBCC).