Master of Business Administration

All MBA degrees aren't created equal. A Carroll MBA gets you where you want to be—and builds value along the way with a convenient, accelerated, personal approach. You'll develop a broader, deeper knowledge of business and the critical thinking skills you need to advance your career. You'll also benefit from a focus on individual attention, a hallmark of our MBA experience. Our faculty makes a priority of investing in your success.

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Graduate Program Open House

Meet program faculty, tour our facilities, and connect with admission counselors.
Center for Graduate Studies | 2140 Davidson Road | Waukesha, WI  53186

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You Set the Pace

Choose to advance your career quickly through Carroll's accelerated MBA or move through the program on a timeline that works best for you.

  • Flexible start dates: Courses begin every eight weeks.
    • Next start dates:
      • Fall Term - August 28, 2022 and October 23, 2022
      • Spring Term - January 15, 2023 and March 12, 2023
  • Eleven total courses
  • Academic advising for all MBA students to assist with your course sequencing

Value-Added Formats

Carroll’s MBA programs are delivered in a hybrid format or fully online.


In our hybrid format you will learn from our dedicated, expert and hands-on faculty both in your classroom experiences as well as via online teaching and learning. You can expect to meet in person 5 times during the 8-week term.


With a 100% online MBA, you'll benefit from a focus on individual attention, a hallmark of our MBA experience. Our faculty makes a priority of investing in your success.
MBA students will receive a complimentary membership to Carroll University's Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium (ABIC), housed in our state-of the-art Idea Lab. ABIC provides our MBA student with a premier forum for learning about the latest knowledge and application in applied analytics. ABIC also provides ongoing opportunities to network with business leaders.

We Make It Convenient

We've streamlined the admission process. Neither the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) nor the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for admission if your GPA is 2.75 or above.

The in-class portion of your program is held in the evening at Carroll University's Center for Graduate Studies in Waukesha, Wisconsin. You'll appreciate its central location only 20 minutes west of Milwaukee and an hour east of Madison, just off I-94 with plenty of free parking.

Benefits Are Endless

Our curriculum reflects the critical thinking, analytical and leadership skills employers are looking for. When you receive your MBA from Carroll University, you'll be prepared to:

  • Earn promotion opportunities in your current field
  • Translate your skills to additional industries
  • Communicate through high level conversations with executives
  • Network with new business connections
  • Achieve your goals
See 10 reasons why you should choose a Carroll MBA
33 required credit hours. $720 per credit hour. 
Hybrid or Fully Online

MBA Program Options

Push beyond the limits of your career with one of our three in-demand specializations:

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MBA In Business Management

Carroll University’s MBA in business management delivers the skills and knowledge base managers need to be successful leaders in today’s fast-paced and complex business world.

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MBA In Business Analytics

Carroll University’s MBA in business analytics delves into cutting-edge technique and theory to empower your success in the age of big data.

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MBA In Healthcare Administration

Carroll University’s MBA in healthcare administration delivers the tools and experiences that will equip you for a rewarding career in this booming field.

Elize's Story

"Choosing Carroll to gain that knowledge was one of the best choices I made. I lived close by, and they worked with me every step of the way to ensure it would fit into my lifestyle as a dad, husband and business owner.

The MBA program at Carroll University offered exactly the business foundation and flexibility Elize was looking for to benefit his career. Whether your background is business or fine arts or somewhere in between, the Carroll MBA Program is a fit for you.

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Meet the Faculty

Dr. Steven Brewer

Dr. Steven Brewer

Assistant Professor of Marketing
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Dr. Colleen Merrill Brown

Adjunct Professor
Jay Jacobson

Jay Jacobson

Visiting Lecturer of Business
Mark Kappes

Mark Kappes

Visiting Lecturer of Business
Dr. Muztoba Khan

Dr. Muztoba Khan

Assistant Professor of Business
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Kenneth F Mannino

Adjunct Professor
Dr. Katie McCarthy

Dr. Katie McCarthy

Assistant Professor of Healthcare Analytics


Lecturer of Business Analytics /Co-Director of the Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium
Dr. Julio Rivera

Dr. Julio Rivera

William B. Yersin Professor of Applied Business Analytics
Dr. Gary H Ross

Dr. Gary H Ross

Adjunct Professor
Dr. Alexandra Sielaff

Dr. Alexandra Sielaff

Director of the MBA Program, Associate Professor of Business
Howard Tolkan

Howard Tolkan

Adjunct Professor 

Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium

Our NEW, innovative, membership-driven organization develops practical solutions in areas including applied analytics, data interpretation, business intelligence development and more.

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Anthony's Story

The reasons why Anthony Viera chose a Carroll University MBA may surprise you. Now enrolling new emphases in Healthcare AdministrationBusiness Analytics and Business Management

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Rose's Story

When riding her Harley Davidson, Rose sees the sights from a new perspective. A Carroll MBA allows you to do the same. The flexible and affordable Carroll MBA program helped Rose achieve her career goals while maintaining a work-life balance.

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Todd's Story

Todd had a drive to be more and to do more. The flexible and affordable Carroll MBA program allowed him to pursue his passion for learning, all the while letting him focus on his priorities.

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"I needed an in-person MBA. I know that about myself. I can't learn (in an online-only environment). I need that interaction, person to person."

—Nicole Berlowski |  Director of Total Rewards and HR Business Intelligence, ProHealth Care

  Learn more about Nicole's MBA Experience
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"The Carroll University MBA Program is fantastic! I’m only a few classes in, but I’ve already learned an abundance of managerial decision-making skills that I can use on the job. The knowledgeable professors are responsive and tie classroom curriculum to actual business and economic situations. The Center for Graduate Studies building is conveniently located in Waukesha. This is a hidden gem!"

—Cheri Grabowski  |  Manager — Marketing & Projects, Armstrong & Associates, Inc.

Your goals are within reach.

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