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Academic Calendar

The academic calendar of the Professional MBA program is anchored by six, seven-week terms and also includes immersion courses that typically meet three full Saturdays over a 14-week period on the USC Columbia campus. In a seven-week term, students take one course that meets one night per week from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m

Extensive details about course meeting times and/or scheduled Saturday class dates will be found on the course syllabus. Syllabuses are available on the Professional MBA Blackboard community website. Current Professional MBA Students: Please consult your course's syllabus for the updated Saturday class day schedule. 

 

2017 Professional MBA Academic Calendar 

January

Saturday, Jan. 7
Spring 2017 New Student Orientation

Monday, Jan. 9
Spring I 2017 term begins

Monday, Jan. 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Saturday, Jan. 21
MGMT 770 Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, Jan. 21
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, Jan. 28
BADM 790 (Weiser) Class day on the USC Columbia campus

February

Saturday, Feb. 18
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, Feb. 25
BADM 790 (Weiser) Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Monday, Feb. 27
Spring I 2017 term ends

Tuesday, Feb. 28
Professional MBA Spring I Break begins

March

Sunday, March 12
Professional MBA Spring I Break ends

Monday, March 13
Spring II 2017 term begins

Saturday, March 18
MGMT 770 Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, March 25
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

April

Saturday, April 22
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, April 22
MGMT 770 Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Thursday, April 27
Spring II 2017 term ends

Sunday, April 30
Professional MBA Spring II Break begins

May

Thursday, May 4
Darla Moore School of Business Hooding Ceremony (tentative)

Sunday, May 7
Professional MBA Spring II Break ends

Monday, May 8
Summer I 2017 term begins

Saturday, May 20
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

June

Saturday, June 17
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Thursday, June 22
Summer I 2017 term ends

Sunday, June 25
Professional MBA Summer I Break begins

July

Monday, July 4

Professional MBA Summer I Break ends

Tuesday, July 5
Summer II 2017 term begins

Saturday, July 15
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

August

Saturday, Aug. 12
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Saturday, Aug. 12
Fall 2017 New Student Orientation

Tuesday, Aug. 22
Summer II 2017 term ends

Wednesday, Aug. 23
Summer II Break begins

Sunday, Aug. 27
Summer II Break ends

Monday, Aug. 28
Fall I 2017 term begins

September

Monday, Sept. 4
Labor Day holiday

Saturday, Sept. 16
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

October

Saturday, Oct. 7
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Monday, Oct. 16
Fall I 2017 term ends

Tuesday, Oct. 17
Fall I Break begins

Tuesday, Oct. 24
Fall I Break ends

Wednesday, Oct. 25
Fall II 2017 term begins 

November

Saturday, Nov. 11
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Wednesday, Nov. 22
USC Thanksgiving Break begins

Sunday, Nov. 26
USC Thanksgiving Break ends

December

Saturday, Dec. 9
Professional MBA Class day on the USC Columbia campus

Sunday, Dec. 10
Moore School of Business Hooding Ceremony (tentative)

Thursday, Dec. 14
Fall II 2017 term ends

Sunday, Dec. 17
USC Winter Break begins