Weekend MBA

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The Weekend MBA Program is a work-compatible, flexible blend of in-person and online coursework designed for working professionals ready to enhance their career. Taught by UT Arlington’s esteemed MBA faculty, this 14-month program combines the networking and experiential benefits of a traditional MBA with the convenience of an online program. The first of its kind offered by the UTA College of Business, the Weekend MBA allows students to avoid significant transport time and costs while still engaging in personal interaction with classmates and faculty.

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14 Month Program Duration

This 14-month program is designed for working professionals who need flexibility not offered by traditional MBA programs.

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$21,612 cost (Texas resident)

The total tuition cost of the Weekend MBA program is approximately $22,000 (in-state tuition).

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Natural Networking & Study Groups

The team-based learning approach enhances peer interaction and long-term workforce connections.

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36 Total Credits

Weekend MBA students complete 6-credit hours in each 8-week session for a total of 12-credit hours per semester.

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Blended Format

Combined F2F and online courses allow for maximum learning with minimal on-campus commitment.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Weekend MBA Program is a work-compatible, combined face-to-face and online MBA option from the AACSB-accredited UT Arlington College of Business. The Weekend MBA Program combines the benefits of an-person learning experience with the convenience of online coursework.

The Weekend MBA Program is a lock step format which means that classes are sequenced and the path to completion is laid out from admission to graduation. Students in the program will experience live in-person classes every other weekend during each 8-week long course and enjoy asynchronous online coursework completed during non-campus weekends.

Graduates of the Weekend MBA Program earn the same degree as those who complete our traditional on-campus program. However, the path to completion and pace of each course looks a little different.

This 14-month program is designed for working professionals who need flexibility not offered by traditional MBA programs. Students in the Weekend MBA complete 6-credit hours in each 8-week session for a total of 12-credit hours per semester. While the schedule is part-time (mostly in the evenings), students are taking a full credit load each semester.

The total tuition cost of the Weekend MBA program is approximately $22,000 (in-state tuition) excluding textbooks and individual learning resources. Additional insights on tuition and affordability can be found here.

The Weekend MBA Program is 14-months in length and is a cohort-based program so those you enter the classroom with are who you walk across the graduation stage with. Students completing the Weekend MBA can expect to enroll in Fall, Spring, and Summer sessions.

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