Helzberg MBA At-a-Glance Information

It's not just an MBA. It's a Helzberg MBA.

Rockhurst University's Helzberg School of Management is the only private institution in Kansas City to earn the prestigious AACSB accreditation.

Learn how you can earn a degree - and a career - that stands above others.

When will my classes meet?

Classes meet once per week from 5:45 to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Most students attend class two evenings per week.

How is the program structured?

Five, eight-week terms are offered during the year.

How long will it take to earn my MBA?

Most students enroll part-time, completing their MBA in two years. We also offer an accelerated option that takes less than one year.

When can I start?

Rockhurst offers five different entry points beginning in January, March, June, August or October.

Do you require the GMAT or GRE?

Like all AACSB accredited business schools, we do require the GMAT. GRE scores are also accepted. There are exceptions, so please contact MBA admissions to learn more.

How many credit hours will I need?

30 hours.*

Where will my classes take place?

Classes are held in historic Conway Hall, which was recently renovated to offer the latest technology for teaching and learning.

What are my concentration options?

Concentrate in accounting, finance, health care management, international business, business intelligence, nonprofit leadership or management. Those who concentrate in management can focus on entrepreneurship or leadership as well.

Do you offer assistance with job or internship placements?

As a Helzberg student, you'll have access to our vast network of alumni leaders, as well as an adviser who will work with you to help secure the job or internship you're looking for.

How much will it cost me? 

The total cost of the 30-hour Helzberg MBA program is $18,900.**

How do I get started?

Contact 816-501-4632 or mba@rockhurst.edu.


*Does not include possible prerequisite requirements.

**Amount reflects 2013-14 cost.

Kansas City's Only Private AACSB Accredited Institution.