Military Service Member Student Experience

At Rice Business, we honor your service and value the breadth of experience you bring to our online MBA program. Here, you’ll have dedicated resources and benefits designed to support you throughout your student journey.

What military online MBA program students are saying:

“The school is phenomenally friendly to veterans.” - Nicholas Hobson

“Most of my undergrad, military-wise, was completed on deployments. So I’m just used to doing things remotely. I like the feeling of that flexibility. I've formed a pretty good network of acquaintances, friends and close friends through this [program]” “Most of my undergrad, military-wise, was completed on deployments. So I’m just used to doing things remotely. I like the feeling of that flexibility. I've formed a pretty good network of acquaintances, friends and close friends through this [program]”

Nicholas Hobson
Retired Airborne Operations Technician, United States Air Force

“Having the MBA gives me some actual business chops that I can bring to the table and say, ‘OK, not only can I go anywhere, work anywhere and do anything, but I bring the skill set from MBA@Rice” “Having the MBA gives me some actual business chops that I can bring to the table and say, ‘OK, not only can I go anywhere, work anywhere and do anything, but I bring the skill set from MBA@Rice”

Jeffrey Moseley
First Sergeant, United States Army

The world is your classroom.
Connect to Wi-Fi and attend class from anywhere—including hundreds of WeWork locations worldwide, which you can access for free as a student.

Small school, tight-knight culture.
Join a network of over 6,360 alumni, across 59 countries, 26 percent of whom work in C-level roles.1

Global-minded, global impact.
Meet classmates abroad and learn how other cultures do business by participating in one of our Global Field Experiences (GFEs).

24/7 access to coursework on mobile devices.
Complete coursework from any mobile device on your own time, and download coursework to access it while you’re offline.

One-on-one career coaching.
Join in on career group workshops and receive one-on-one career advising designed to help you succeed in today's MBA job market.

Hard-earned experience is recognized here.

See if you qualify for a GMAT or GRE waiver.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Whether you are an active-duty service member, veteran, or military spouse or family member, you may be eligible for benefits that can help make earning your MBA more affordable. Learn more about the Post-9/11 GI Bill and the Yellow Ribbon Program.

Dedicated Support for Military Students

The Rice Veterans in Business Association is a student-led organization that offers veterans transition support, leadership guidance and networking opportunities.

Join the Rice Business Community

We’re developing global-minded leaders in an intimate environment in a large, diverse city. Learn more about the online MBA program at Rice Business today.

1This data is self-reported by alumni of Rice Business graduate programs. The data was pulled and calculated in July 2018.Return to footnote reference