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An MBA Curriculum for Leaders in the Making

At Olin, we start you in the deep end. With a first semester filled with an intense, comprehensive, and challenging set of courses. You’ll then build on that foundation with elective courses in your area of expertise. You’ll have what it takes to function and excel in today’s business world – and tomorrow’s.

Degree Requirements

The Masters in Business Administration degree requires completion of 66 credit hours, nearly two-thirds of which are elective courses. This allows you to shape your masters in business administration curriculum to align with your personal and professional goals. Our curriculum is centered on our Career Platforms that prepare you for a career in a specific area. You can select classes that will hone your skills and start you on the path to becoming an expert in your field.

Explore the format below, and download the MBA course descriptions (PDF)

Year One Curriculum

Fall Semester


Spring Semester

Year Two Curriculum

Fall Semester


Spring Semester