The MBA program at UL Lafayette offers high-quality graduate education for students with varied educational and professional backgrounds. Our program develops the skills and knowledge necessary for you to progress in current positions, qualify for career changes, and succeed in managerial and leadership positions in business and society.
Our MBA program is designed for a student who works full time, and approximately 86% of our students continue to work while earning their degree. As you complete your curriculum, you can put into practice what you learn each semester, integrating ethical considerations, international dimensions, technological applications, and involvement with the business community to your current work.
At UL Lafayette, you can earn your MBA degree in a traditional semester-by-semester format, or you can complete your degree in accelerated 8-week courses that are 100% online. You can customize your curriculum further by choosing one of nine concentrations that fit your personal ambitions and interests.
Executive MBA Program
UL Lafayette's Executive MBA (EMBA) is designed for, and targeted to, the mid- and senior-level business executive. Our intensive program provides a thorough education in business knowledge, skills, theories, and practices.
What makes our program so distinct is its schedule. We cater to time-constrained business leaders who are balancing a busy business career and, as is often the case, a family. Our program is structured to meet their unique and specific needs in terms of earning a graduate business degree by offering an accelerated program that offers weekend courses.
Graduate Business Certificate
The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration program is designed for students who have completed a non-business undergraduate degree program and want to develop essential knowledge in accounting, finance, economics, general management, marketing, business statistics, business law, operations management, and management information systems. Learn more...
Masters in Accounting
The Masters in Accounting program is designed for working professionals who are looking to earn the additional credit hours required to meet the 150 hours to sit for the CPA examination. Accounting graduates are enjoying a phenomenal level of demand from both the public and private sector. Learn more...
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting
The PBCA program is intended to satisfy the specific accounting requirements necessary to sit for the CPA examination in the state of Louisiana while simultaneously preparing students for employment in the numerous accounting and accounting-related positions in the Acadiana region and the state. Learn more...