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Darla Moore School of Business

One-Year MBA

The one-year MBA can have an immediate impact on your career. Focus your studies on a specific business discipline and enhance with electives, functional specialization and more.

Invest a year in creating a better future.

If you’re ready to elevate your career with a short-term investment, the one-year MBA can be completed in just 10 months. We've packed the utmost in program quality and rigor into an intensive program that can be completed quickly if you’re feeling stuck in a workplace rut or you stop working temporarily. You also can complete your MBA during a leave of absence from your job or during the transition from military service to the civilian workforce.

Program Structure

Our rigorous, one-year MBA program begins annually in July. You’ll move quickly through foundational courses, then spend the majority of their time on a functional specialization — Finance, Global Supply Chain and Operations Management, Marketing or Strategic Management — that aligns with your specific career goals.

Benefits of the MBA

  • Challenge yourself with our MBA core delivering rigorous coursework in global business and management functions.
  • Learn from some of the world’s top business school faculty who are leaders in their respective fields.
  • Benefit from a curriculum delivering real-world business cases, simulations and projects.
  • Develop functional expertise in a business discipline with electives, a functional specialization and/or graduate certificate.
  • Gain from professional development and leadership opportunities.
  • Leverage the Moore School’s global reputation and extensive alumni network.
  • Achieve success with a customized career development program providing you with access to top recruiters.

Contact Us

To learn more about the one-year MBA or how to apply, contact Jennifer Ninh at or call 803-777-0262.

Upcoming Events

QS World MBA Tour

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019

Location: See Description for Event Location.

Cost: free

QS World MBA Tour

Monday, Oct. 21, 2019

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Cost: FREE

QS World MBA Tours

Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019

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Cost: FREE

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