UL Lafayette's MBA program offers high-quality graduate education for students having varied educational and professional backgrounds. The program develops skills and knowledge necessary to progress in current positions, qualify for career changes, and progress in managerial and leadership positions in business and society.
The MBA program serves as a catalyst for intellectual activity in the College. Graduate faculty membership requires quality teaching, as well as ongoing scholarly and professional activity through basic and applied research, professional activities, service and consulting.
The MBA program is classified as a part-time program which means that it is designed for the full-time working student. All of our courses are offered either at 3:00 to 5:50 in the afternoon or 6:00 to 8:50 in the evening, one day a week, Monday through Thursday. This allows our students to work full-time and still be able to obtain an MBA degree. Approximately 80% of our students work full-time while obtaining their degree.
The program serves regional business and industry needs by allowing students to attend full-time or part-time. The curriculum integrates total quality management concepts, ethical considerations, international dimensions, and technological applications as well as involvement with the business community.