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Why Choose a Flex MBA?

Kickstart or change your career with the MBA that fits your life

Build the knowledge and skills you need for a great business career – all on your own schedule with our new flex program. We know that sometimes fully online programs can feel impersonal, and sometimes you really want face-to-face learning.

With the Saint Rose Flex MBA, you choose how you receive your classroom instruction, and you can change it up from week to week.

We also know, from having offered graduate business programs for decades, that juggling real life and an MBA program can be challenging. So we’ve created the optimal learning experience, with ultimate flexibility: Take classes any time, any way you want.

  • In-Person, Evenings Learn in a traditional classroom setting
  • Livestream, AnywhereGo online and interact with your professor and classmates from wherever you are, in real time
  • Online, Any TimeWatch video of your class and do the work as your schedule allows

Program Highlights

You receive the full Saint Rose MBA experience:

  • Highly skilled, caring faculty with strong business experience and connections
  • Curriculum based on theory and practice. Our graduates tell us that they see immediate results in the workplace from their MBA coursework
  • Coursework accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
  • Electives in crucial business areas like IT, business analytics, financial planning, or marketing.

That means no more excuses.

Choose how you’re going to attend. Show up on campus one week, tune in remotely the next week, watch class video at 2 a.m. the following week? No problem. An important work meeting runs late, you have to wait for the plumber, your car broke down?

Your class is ready when you are.

Saint Rose has many funding options that can make your education affordable:

$507Per-Credit Cost

$613-$696Per-Credit Cost

$863Per-Credit Cost


We’ve built the ability to add a concentration to your MBA into the degree program. Students opting to add a concentration take 3 specific elective courses. It doesn’t add time or tuition costs to the pursuit of your MBA.

Students take these 3 electives:

  • CSC 518 Applications for Cybersecurity
  • CSC 541 Networking
  • CSC 570 Cyber Risk Management

Students choose 3 of the following electives:

  • MBA 650 Global Topics in Finance
  • MBA 685 Financial Modeling in Excel
  • MBA 688 Investment II
  • MBA 692 Portfolio Management

Students take these 3 electives:

  • SWK 675 Human Diversity, Special Populations, and Social Determinants of Health
  • SWK 689 Health Policy
  • SWK 630 Not-for-profit Funding and Grant Writing

Students choose any 3 of the following electives:

  • MBA 583 Leadership and Organizational Change
  • MBA 584 Management: Skills-based Approach
  • MBA 585 Manage Effective Teams
  • MBA 586 Negotiations
  • MBA 594 Corporate Governance and Trust
  • MBA 595 Managing Organizational Development and Change

Students take these 3 electives:

  • MBA 638 Marketing Research
  • MBA 652 Consumer Behavior
  • MBA 653 Data Analysis for Marketing and Sales

MBA+Gov with Albany Law School

Kickstart or change your career with the MBA focused on government affairs and advocacy

The College of Saint Rose and Albany Law School have partnered on a new MBA+Gov pathway, which allows students to earn both the Saint Rose Flex MBA and an advanced certificate in Government Affairs and Advocacy from Albany Law School.

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The MBA opens a lot of doors for you. You have exposure to a wide range of different topics that many other professionals don’t encounter, like game theory and cost accounting, which may not be directly related to your field, but are very helpful in understanding how the overall organization works. – Sheng Wu G’10, systems analyst, LinkedIn Talent Services

Exceptional Faculty

Our faculty challenge and support you.

Expert practitioners as well as respected researchers knowledgeable in trends throughout the global marketplace, our faculty hold you to the highest standards of ethics and transparency as well as academic excellence, and encourage you and your classmates to be effective in all aspects of business.

Dr. John Dion, who has more than two decades of executive-leadership experience at BOSE Corp. and LEGO, directs the Flex MBA program at Saint Rose.

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Learn on your schedule.

Our students can earn their MBA degree part time while taking care of families or perform military service, so we offer a range of options to provide you with the most accessible and cost-effective path to your MBA.

Sample Coursework Includes:

  • Management communications
  • Organizational behavior and management
  • Budgeting and cost analysis
  • Managerial economics
  • Human resource management
  • Marketing management
  • Managerial finance
  • Production and quality management
  • Strategic management

View Course Requirements

Certificate of Advanced Study in Business Analytics
Designed for graduate students interested in gaining insights that inform business decisions and optimize business processes.

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Certificate of Advanced Study in Organizational Leadership and Change Management
Designed for graduate students interested in enhancing knowledge of organizational structure, governance, and change and development, as well as improving managerial and leadership skills essential for success in the competitive business environment.

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Career Outlook

Lead like a boss

Whether you want to move up in the leadership ranks of your organization or launch your own startup, the MBA at Saint Rose equips you with the analytic, strategic, and leadership skills and confidence that help you launch your career in business.

Industry by the Numbers

Make a Desirable Candidate

Because they can hold leadership positions in any organization in any industry – from nongovernmental and nonprofit organizations to Fortune 500 corporations — MBA graduates earn a wide range of salaries.

Representative Average Annual Salaries:

  • All MBAs: $85,000
  • Financial analyst: $62,388
  • Chief financial officer: $144,822
  • Project manager: $82,091
  • Marketing manager: $77,044
  • Human resources manager: $68,418
  • Director of operations: $105,218
  • Finance manager: $98,661
  • Chief executive officer: $180,366
  • Accountant: $51,615
  • Corporate controller: $99,345
  • IT director: $132,139
  • Management consultant: $107,302

–PayScale survey of MBA holders, November 2018

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Of course, if you have any questions, please reach out. We’re here to help.

MBA Program Coordinator
Huether School of Business
994 Madison Ave
Albany NY 12203

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