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Darla Moore School of Business

  • Jared Evans talking in the Moore School courtyard.

    Transitioning from military to classroom

Professional MBA Program for Active Duty Military and Veterans

The Professional MBA program at the University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business is the No. 1-ranked part-time MBA program in South Carolina and a Top 27 program nationwide. The program is specifically designed with the needs of working professionals in mind. Whether you are on active duty seeking to progress in your military career or preparing for a transition to civilian life, in the reserves or a veteran, the USC PMBA program provides convenient options for those looking to enhance their military experience with advanced business and managerial training.

Why Choose the USC PMBA Program?

  • In-person evening classes at eight regional sites in the Carolinas including Parris Island
  • Remote options are available if you have a conflict and need to participate virtually or watch a recorded lecture at a time that’s convenient for you
  • As a PMBA student, you’ll be considered a full-time student at the USC Columbia campus with access to all campus services including veterans services
  • You’ll be able to use your military benefits to fund your education. Details at

Recent News and Events

USC ranked No. 1 college in country for veterans and military service members

The University of South Carolina has been ranked the No. 1 “2022 Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges” by the Military Times.  Read the full story.

How to Successfully Transition from Military Service to a Civilian Career

Watch a recording of our recent panel with military veterans and program alumni discussing how they navigated the transition from service to the classroom.

Meet Military and Veteran Alumni


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