Earn My MBA

Take the next step in your career

Earn an Indiana University Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree that reflects all the academic quality and prestige you expect from an IU program.

Innovative and cutting-edge by design with built-in flexibility, this part-time program is completed in only 21 months. Classes take place in the evening allowing for a schedule that fits your professional and personal life, while obtaining an IU MBA degree. 

Courses are presented in a hybrid fashion retaining the best qualities of face-to-face instruction and technology.  Pursuing your MBA at IUPUC makes financial sense.  IU MBA Columbus offers unprecedented affordability, many students cover most of the cost through tuition reimbursement programs offered by their employer.

Graduating with an MBA at Indiana University at the Columbus campus center will be a transformational experience that will impact you professionally and personally throughout your life.

More about IU MBA Columbus

  • Earn an IU MBA degree in 21 months. A part-time program, students complete 7.5 credit hours per semester for a total of five semesters.
  • Enhanced affordability. Less credit hours equates to a reduction in tuition.  Average tuition per semester is $3,800 for Indiana residents.

  • Innovation and flexibility are a hallmark of IU MBA Columbus. Courses will be hybrid in which some traditional face-to-face seat time has been replaced by online learning activities. The purpose of a hybrid MBA program is to take advantage of the best features of both face-to-face and online learning.

  • MBA program content is modernized to include current business topics such as supply chain management, data analytics and professional branding.
  • Students can now choose an area to deepen specific content understanding. MBA students choose a Student Choice course set in any two courses from: accounting, finance, health services, strategic management, marketing, or supply chain management.

  • Throughout the history of IU MBA Columbus, we have emphasized professional development. We will continue this tradition, with newly designed courses relevant to today’s business environment. New components include:

(1) social events emphasizing the development and maintenance of long-term professional relationships.

(2) a new course in Personal Branding encouraging MBA students to think of every interaction with others as an opportunity for awareness, value building, and leaving a positive impact at every turn.

(3) Mentorship Academy, whereby each second-year MBA student will be challenged to lead, mentor, and help develop the professionalism of undergraduate business students.  In this manner, our MBA students will be developing within themselves the ability to lead others, which is considered a keystone of what it means to be an MBA, particularly from Indiana University. 

How to get an application fee waiver

Follow the link below, then fill out the form and we will contact you with next steps for applying to the IU MBA program, and provide a fee waiver code.

Learn more and get a waiver code

Have a question about IU MBA Columbus?

Jeanine Scheidler, MBA

Director, IU MBA Columbus Enrollment and Learning