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MBA Programs - Top 20

Ranked by MBA program enrollment | List information taken from the 2014 Black Book
Source: School representatives and websites. If you were not contacted for this list but would like to be in the future, please contact research@tcbmag.com.
Note: The University of Phoenix offers an MBA program but would not provide ranking criteria to be considered for this list.
Abbreviations: NP--Not provided, NA--Not applicable, HR--Human resources
Institution
Address
Phone • Website
Business college/ school
Fall 2012 MBA enroll- ment 1
Year MBA program was founded
Percent full-time/
part-time2
MBA tuition/3
Length
Student average age/ 2
Faculty4
Dean
Business-related accredi- tations5
Programs and business certifications offered
1
Walden University
100 Washington Ave. S, Ste. 900
Minneapolis, MN 55401
866-492-5336 • waldenu.edu
School of Management
1,649
2002
62.28
37.72
$855 per semester credit hour/
22 months
36
23
Ward
Ulmer
HLC-NCA, ACBSP
MBA; MS in accounting, management, accounting and management, HR management, leadership, project management; doctor of business administration; doctorate in management; graduate certificate in project management; post-doctorate bridge certificates
2
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
321 19th Ave. S, Ste. 1-110
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-625-5555 • carlsonschool.umn.edu/mba/
Carlson School of Management
1,548
1937
13.3
86.7
$1,200 per credit/
1 year to 42 months
28
135
Sri
Zaheer
AACSB
Full-time MBA, part-time MBA, executive MBA; MS in business analytics; MA in HR and industrial relations; master of business taxation and accountancy; doctorate in business administration, and HR and industrial relations
3
Capella University
225 S 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55402
866-933-5840 • capella.edu
School of Business & Technology
1,264
1993
1.03
98.97
$720 per credit/
2 years
36.3
34
Bill
Reed
HLC-NCA
MBA with concentrations in accounting, business intelligence, entrepreneurship, finance, global operations and supply chain, marketing, health care management, HR management, IT management, and project management; several MS business degrees, doctoral business degrees, and business certificates
4
University of St. Thomas
1000 LaSalle Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
651-962-4200 • stthomas.edu/business
Opus College of Business
1,078
1974
7.6
92.4
$961 per credit/
21 months to 6 years
32
103
Christopher
Puto
HLC-NCA, AACSB, CAHME
Full-time MBA, evening MBA, executive MBA, health care MBA; master of business communication; master of science in accountancy; master of science in real estate
5
National American University
7801 Metro Pkwy., Ste. 200
Bloomington, MN 55425
952-356-3600 • national.edu
Harold D. Buckingham Graduate School
400
2000
35
65
NP/
18 months, full time
38
0
Coral
Noonan-Terry
HLC-NCA, IACBE
MBA with emphasis in health care administration, HR management, accounting, and international business; master of science in management; master of management with emphasis in health care administration, criminal justice, proprietary higher education management, and HR management
6

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
2500 Park Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
612-728-5198 • smumn.edu/graduate-home
Graduate School of Business and Technology
304
2004
1
99
$474 per credit/
2 years
NP
NP
Matt
Nowakowski
HLC-NCA
Doctorate of business admin., MBA; MA in organizational leadership, arts/cultural management, international business, HR management, human development, and public safety admin.; MS in project management, geographic information, science, IT management; various certificates
7
Hamline University
1536 Hewitt Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104
651-523-2284 • hamline.edu/business
School of Business
253
2008
0
100
631/
21 months 6
32
21
Anne
McCarthy
HLC-NCA
MBA; MA in nonprofit management; MA and doctorate in public administration; dual programs, including joint JD degrees
8

Concordia University
1282 Concordia Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104
651-641-8278 • online.csp.edu/graduate-programs
College of Business and Organizational Leadership
241
1893
82
18
$625 per credit/
18 to 22 months
35
15
Bruce
Corrie
HLC-NCA
MBA; MBA with emphasis in health care management; MA in leadership and management, and HR management
9
Bethel University
3900 Bethel Dr.
St. Paul, MN 55112
651-635-8000 • bethel.edu
NA
205
1871
73
27
$645 per credit/
2 to 3 years
34
3
Richard
Crombie
HLC-NCA
MBA; MA in organizational leadership and communication
10
The College of St. Scholastica
340 Cedar St., Ste. 50
St. Paul, MN 55101
651-298-1015 • css.edu
School of Business & Technology
193
2008
0
100
$475 per credit/
16 months to 2 years
29
19
Kurt
Linberg
HLC-NCA, ACBSP
MBA; MA in management; dual MBA-MA in management; online healthcare MBA (new in 2013); management certificates in business leadership, change leadership, finance, health care leadership, IT leadership, marketing, and public administration
11
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Ave. S, Campus Box 65
Minneapolis, MN 55454
612-330-1101 • augsburg.edu/mba
NA
185
2004
75
25
$764 per credit/
23 months
34
12
Lori
Peterson
HLC-NCA, ACBSP
MBA with concentrations and graduate certificates in social entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, and health care management; dual degree MBA-MA in leadership; MA in leadership (hybrid version also available); post-master's certificates in leadership
12
St. Cloud State University
720 4th Ave. S
St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-308-3212 • stcloudstate.edu/mba/
Herberger Business School
150
1869
30
70
$750 per credit/
15 to 26 months
33
60
Diana
Lawson
HLC-NCA, AACSB
MBA; MS in information assurance
13
Globe University/Minnesota School of Business
8089 Globe Dr.
Woodbury, MN 55125
877-303-6060 • globeuniversity.edu
NA
142
Globe: 1885, MSB: 1877
71
29
$560 per credit/
18 months
28
19
Meg
Neubauer
ACICS
MBA with emphases in accounting, finance, HR, legal administration, marketing, public administration, and technology management; MS in management with emphases in health care management, information technology, and managerial leadership; doctorate in business administration
14
Metropolitan State University
1300 Harmon Pl.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-659-7290 • metrostate.edu/mba
College of Management
129
1983
20
80
$337.76 on site; $440.94 online per credit/
2 to 3 years
32
35
Roger
Prestwich
HLC-NCA
MBA; MA in public and nonprofit administration; MS in management information systems; certificates in management information systems and project management; applied doctor of business administration (DBA).
15
Minnesota State University, Mankato
120 Morris Hall
Mankato, MN 56001
507-389-2966 • cob.mnsu.edu/mba/
College of Business
128
1868
20
80
$555.30 per credit/
2 years; maximum of 6 to complete
NP
47
Brenda
Flannery
AACSB
MBA
16
DeVry University
7700 France Ave. S, Ste. 575
Edina, MN 55435
952-838-1860 • keller.edu
Keller Graduate School of Management
119
1973
19
81
$766 per credit/
2 years
34
NP
Christopher
Roe
HLC-NCA
MBA; MS in accounting, master of accounting and financial management, master of human resource management, master of information systems management, master of network and communications management, master of project management, master of public administration
17
Cardinal Stritch University
11010 Prairie Lakes Dr., Ste. 300
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
800-347-8822, ext 8830 • stritchdegreeprograms.com/masters.php
College of Business and Management
100
1982
100
0
$590 per MBA credit, $515 per MSM credit/
72 weeks
35
4
Bruce
Loppnow
HLC-NCA, ACBSP
Newly revised classroom, online, and MBA; MS in management; certificates in HR management, project management, sales and management
18
Argosy University
1515 Central Pkwy.
Eagan, MN 55121
651-846-2882 • argosy.edu/twincities
College of Business
75
2000
50
50
$731 per credit/
18 months
34
4
Cindy
Larson
WASC, ACBSP candidacy
MBA; MS in health services management, organizational leadership, HR, and nonprofit management; master of public administration; specialized programs, Master of Public Health, Master of Health Science Management
19
University of Minnesota, Duluth
1318 Kirby Dr.
Duluth, MN 55812
218-726-7757 • d.umn.edu/goto/mba
Labovitz School of Business and Economics
61
1979
30
70
$1,154 per credit/
2 to 7 years
30
58
Amy
Hietapelto
AACSB
MBA; also offered through University of Minnesota, Rochester
20
Crown College
8700 College View Dr.
St. Bonifacius, MN 55375
952-446-4100 • crown.edu/mba
Crown College Graduate School
49
2010
80
20
$470 per credit/
2 years
35
3
Fawn
McCracken
HLC-NCA
MBA; MA in organizational leadership, international leadership, ministry leadership, and Christian studies

1 Includes both full-time and part-time students
2 Includes fall 2012 MBA program enrollees
3 For fall 2012
4 For business school/programs
5 Key to abbreviations: AACSB = Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, ACBSP = Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, ACICS = Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, HLC = Higher Learning Commission, IACBE = International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, NCA = North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, WASC = Western Association of Schools and Colleges
6 To become a 24-month program in fall 2013.