There is still time to join the MBA Class of 2024. The final application deadline for the Professional and Executive MBA programs is June 15. GMAT waivers available.


Application Information

Rice MBA Programs:

  • Learn more about the MBA application deadlines and requirements.
  • The Full-Time MBA application is now closed and it will reopen in July for Fall 2023.
  • Professional MBA, Executive MBA and Deferred Enrollment MBA applications are open. 

Ph.D. Program (Finance, Strategic Management and Accounting):

Master of Accounting (MAcc):

Undergraduate Business Major and Minors:

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Financing Your MBA

When you're admitted, each program has options to make it more affordable. Rice Business is the 8th most affordable MBA in the top 25, according to Poets & Quants. In addition, an MBA from Rice Business is an investment that will pay dividends throughout your career. 

School News

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School Updates

A total of 19 graduate programs at Rice University rank among the nation's top 25 in their categories in the latest edition of U.S. News and World Report's "Best Graduate Schools." Rice Business has two programs in the top 25: entrepreneurship (No. 10) and the professional MBA program that U.S. News ranks in its part-time MBA category (No. 11, up from No. 17). 

Team ideas
School Updates

Organizations trying to create cultures of innovation increasingly turn to teams of employees instead of individuals, but there have been few studies on how to build teams for best results. Now a new paper incorporating decades of research offers insights on the best way to design innovative teams.

Rice Business Wisdom

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Corporate Social Activism | Features

Why Apple, Disney, IKEA and hundreds of other Western companies are abandoning Russia with barely a shrug

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Marketing | Peer-Reviewed Research

Executives, like everyone, tend to stay the course instead of trying something new. But the familiar path isn’t always the best one. 

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Energy Policy | Features

What is the ‘social cost of carbon’? Two energy experts explain after court ruling

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