Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)

School of Management

Business Administration


PO Box 6000

Binghamton, NY 13902

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Binghamton University's Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is designed for students seeking to build a solid foundation in business fundamentals with a generalist perspective.

With numerous elective offerings to choose from, students will have the opportunity to explore coursework in:

  • Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Leadership Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management

Students can combine previous academic and professional experience with business to create a dynamic career track. No previous business coursework is required for admission into our program, but well-developed English and computer skills, as well as a working knowledge of calculus, are beneficial.

There are several difference MBA program options, allowing students to choose the path that best fits their needs.

  • 4-semester MBA - available to students of all undergraduate majors
  • 1-year MBA - available to students with prerequisite coursework in statistics and economics
  • Executive MBA - NYC-based program available to professionals with a minimum of five years of work experience
  • Management/MBA 4+1 program - available to students who earned a bachelor's degree in business in the last 5 years from a AACSB-accredited school
  • Harpur/MBA 4+1 program - available to current Binghamton University undergraduates in Harpur College of Arts and Sciences
  • Watson/MBA 4+1 program - available to current Binghamton University undergraduates in the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science

After You Graduate

Binghamton University’s School of Management is a leading source of new hires for a range of corporate firms, including EY, PwC, Deloitte and KPMG. With the school’s strong national reputation, alumni are also actively sought out by regional firms and government agencies, such as the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Nearly 90% of graduates from the class of 2013 received full-time offers within 90 days of graduation.


Binghamton University - SUNY is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The programs in the School of Management are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.

Eligibility Requirements:

To be eligible for graduate study, you must: Provide a complete set of your undergraduate (and, if applicable, graduate) transcripts showing one of the following: You have earned a bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university You are within one academic year of earning a bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university You are eligible to apply as part of a memorandum of understanding between your current institution and Binghamton University Have earned, at minimum, one of the following: A 3.0 GPA over your entire undergraduate career A 3.0 GPA during your last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits of your undergraduate degree, with most courses graded regularly (not as "pass/fail") A 3.0 GPA in a graduate degree, with most courses graded regularly (not as "pass/fail") In consideration of the different grading scales used around the world, each academic department evaluates international transcripts to determine on a case-by-case basis whether they demonstrate one of the above requirements.

International Student Requirements:

International Student Financial Statement (ISFS) form Supporting financial documentation (such as bank statements, scholarship or sponsor letters, etc.) Proof of English proficiency (such as official TOEFL/IELTS/PTE Academic/Duolingo* scores) MBA minimum TOEFL score: 96 on the iBT MBA minimum IELTS score: 7.0 MBA minimum PTE Academic score: 65 MBA minimum Duolingo score: 115 *In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate School at Binghamton University has temporarily approved the use of the Duolingo English Test as proof of English proficiency for applications to the fall 2020 semester.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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