Online MBA

Online MBA


Hofstra University’s Frank G. Zarb School of Business offers an online MBA program that is ranked among Princeton Review’s Top 25 programs and U.S. News and World Report’s Top 100 online MBA programs in the nation, making it the highest ranked such program in the New York metro area – designed for busy professionals who need a flexible option to advance their careers. Finish your MBA in Strategic Business Management, Strategic Healthcare Management, or Finance in as little as 16 months. Our program includes an optional global practicum, scientifically designed executive coaching, and two four-day residencies where you will connect with faculty, classmates, industry executives, and notable Hofstra alumni through corporate visits in New York City.

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Program Details

Visit the Hofstra campus or connect with the graduate admission team. We will answer your questions and put you in touch with program faculty or degree candidates to learn more. Contact us at, or call 516-463-4143.

To be considered for the Online MBA, submit the online Graduate Business Application and upload the following:

  • GMAT or GRE scores (School Code: 2295). To request a waiver, email a copy of your resume demonstrating at least five years of progressive work experience in managerial roles with increasing responsibilities to
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended. Submit copies online to be used for your application review, but official transcripts will be required once you’re accepted into the program.  
  • Résumé listing your professional experiences, including increasing levels of responsibility, leadership potential, and commitment to professional education.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Personal statemen indicating why you want to obtain this degree and why you believe you would be successful in the program.

Preference is given to applicants with:

  • Strong test scores on the GMAT or GRE
  • High undergraduate GPAs
  • A minimum of 3 to 5 years of work experience
  • High promise of success in the program

Please note: No specific undergraduate course of study is required for admission.

Visit the Online MBA program page to learn more.

International students: Please review additional admission requirements.

Apply to the Online MBA program at any time with our rolling admissions policy.

The Zarb Online MBA program is a 36-credit MBA with courses that cover every area of business. Courses are rigorous and relevant.

Email the Executive Director to explore a sample course.

Visit the Online MBA program page to learn more.


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