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Master of Business Administration

The Shields School of Business MBA Program offers a quality management education that provides the personal touch that comes with small classes, great customer service, and a talented faculty who genuinely care about teaching and learning outcomes. Our program is convenient, flexible, and offers many choices in elective/specialization areas.

  • Why get a grad business degree at SFU?

    1. Flexibility. We know your schedule is filled with career, family, and life demands. Our classes can be taken face-to-face or online so you can learn at your convenience. Many classes are offered at off-campus locations in Altoona and Johnstown.

    2. Small class sizes. You won't go unnoticed. Small classes allow professors to know and understand their students' individual learning needs. Online students receive video feedback regularly and are able to directly contact their professor anytime. 

    3. Award-winning faculty. Professors at the Shields School of Business have  exceptional credentials and real-world experience in various industries, and teach with care and concern for your success. 

    4. Student OpportunitiesWe offer a variety of ways for students to expand their resumes and experience business outside the classroom, such as internships, a spring break trip to London, and business clubs.

    5. Affordability. Graduate business students qualify for significant tuition discounts.

    • Undergraduate Paths
    • Graduate Path
    • Online MBA
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    Undergraduate Paths

    Undergraduates in the Shields School of Business have the option to enroll in a five-year program towards completion of their MBA.

    Graduate Path
    Online MBA

    Saint Francis University's quality MBA program is now offered online for students' convenience. Here are some reasons a student might consider obtaining their MBA online:

    • Flexibility. We know your schedule is filled with career, family, and life demands. Our online classes can be taken whenever, wherever, so you can learn at  your convenience.
    • Quality. We don't cut corners with your education. The iMBA curriculum is the exact same as the face-to-face program. Students receive the same MBA degree and diploma.  
    • Award-winning faculty. You won't be staring at a blank screen. Video lectures and critiques are given by our accomplished professors with care and concern for your success.
    • Highly rated. Saint Francis University's online school has been heralded by bestcolleges.com as one of the best in Pennsylvania, providing access to the highest quality e-learning tools and education.

    Learn more about the Online MBA Program

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    Application Questions?
    Nicole M. Bauman 
    Associate Director, 
    Graduate Business Programs & HRM 
    Phone: (814) 472-3026 
    Fax: (814) 472 -3369 
    Email: nbauman@francis.edu 

    Contact us to learn more about the advantages and opportunities of our MBA Program.

  • Give Your Career a Boost

    In today's professional market, the MBA is the favored degree for those seeking administrative careers in many fields. The Shields School of Business offers individuals at every level the opportunity to enhance career potential and marketability in an ever-changing workplace.

    Perks of having an MBA:

    • career advancement
    • greater job satisfaction
    • improved job performance
    • higher lifetime earnings
    • greater workplace impact overall