Earn Your Rice MBA Online in as Few as 24 Months

Become part of a rich network of ambitious business leaders by earning your MBA online from Rice Business—ranked among the best business schools by U.S. News and World Report.1

We offer class start dates four times per year: January, April, July and October.

Application Deadlines
Early Priority Deadline Priority Deadline Final Deadline Classes Start
July 10, 2020 August 7, 2020 September 4, 2020 October 5, 2020
October 9, 2020 November 6, 2020 December 4, 2020 January 4, 2021

We accept applications on a rolling basis and evaluate your candidacy as a package—i.e., based on your essays, virtual interview, leadership roles, community involvement, career progression and test scores as a whole.

Application fee waiver. For the remainder of 2020, the current application fee of $200 is being waived for all applicants.

GMAT or GRE scores from the last five years are required to apply. Applications may be reviewed with unofficial scores, but if you are accepted into the program, your official scores must be submitted by the time you start classes.

GMAT or GRE waivers are available for select applicants. To be considered for a GMAT or GRE waiver, you must have one of the following: 

  • seven or more years of full-time work experience
  • a graduate degree in a quantitative field
  • a terminal degree (e.g., M.D., J.D., Ph.D.)
  • a quantitatively oriented professional certification
  • other standardized test scores demonstrating comparable quantitative ability

Move your career forward with an MBA from Rice Business. Request information today to learn more about the program.

Become part of a rich network of ambitious business leaders by earning your MBA online from Rice Business—ranked among the best business schools by U.S. News and World Report.1

We offer class start dates four times per year: January, April, July and October.

Application Deadlines
Early Priority Deadline Priority Deadline Final Deadline Classes Start
January 10, 2020 February 7, 2020 March 10, 2020 April 6, 2020
April 10, 2020 May 8, 2020 June 5, 2020 July 6, 2020

We accept applications on a rolling basis and evaluate your candidacy as a package—i.e., based on your essays, virtual interview, leadership roles, community involvement, career progression and test scores as a whole.

GMAT or GRE scores from the last five years are required to apply. Applications may be reviewed with unofficial scores, but if you are accepted into the program, your official scores must be submitted by the time you start classes.

GMAT or GRE waivers are available for select applicants. To be considered for a GMAT or GRE waiver, you must have one of the following: 

  • seven or more years of full-time work experience
  • a graduate degree in a quantitative field
  • a terminal degree (e.g., M.D., J.D., Ph.D.)
  • a quantitatively oriented professional certification
  • other standardized test scores demonstrating comparable quantitative ability

Move your career forward with an MBA from Rice Business. Request information today to learn more about the program.