Bentley University McCallum Graduate School of Business
Masters Degree Programs
A master of science program develops expertise in a specific business discipline and positions you well to succeed at leading companies and other organizations. Students learn from faculty who have a deep knowledge in their respective fields and a firm grasp of best practices and emerging challenges.
We offer eight master of science programs to help students meet the demands of today’s employers in fields related to technology and analytics as well as accounting and financial management.
Technology and Analytics
An educational fusion of data and business, giving you the tools needed to master information, integrate it into successful business practice, and communicate the results like never before.
Continues Bentley’s long tradition of training analytics professionals at the graduate level, providing the valuable skills needed to succeed in this emerging field.
Human Factors in Information Design
Equips graduates to thrive in the changing marketplace for technology products, instilling a keen sense of how to improve product usability and the user experience.
Provides in-depth, working knowledge of theory and best practices, as students learn to design, develop and deploy innovative business applications.
Delivers the critical quantitative and analytical skills that professionals need for strategic decision-making in today’s multifaceted marketing environment.
Accounting and Financial Management
Bentley’s history is firmly rooted in accounting, and our Accounting and Financial Management degrees carry on that tradition, preparing the next generation of financial experts and leaders.
Leverages the university’s proud heritage in this field, providing the depth of expertise and broad perspective needed to excel in the roles of business adviser, management consultant and financial planner.
Cultivates analytic and critical-thinking skills for professionals looking to move ahead in corporate finance, financial analysis and portfolio management.
Stands out as one of the few master’s-level program of its kind in the world. Available on campus and online, courses prepare students to reach specific goals through proper management of financial resources.
Prepares students to implement tax strategies by applying an integrated approach that considers the many factors involved in maximizing wealth. Courses are available on campus and online.
Name of the school: Bentley University
Campuses: Waltham, MA USA; San Francisco, CA, USA (MS HFID only)
Ranking: #1 in USA by Princeton Review for Career Services; Top 25 in USA by US News and World Report for online Graduate Programs
Accreditation: AASCB and EQUIS
Number of Faculty:
Subjects of Masters Study: Courses held in: Accountancy, Finance, Financial Reporting, Taxation, IT, Human Factors in Information Design, Business Analytics, Marketing Analytics
Length of Courses: 10 course programs
Starting Dates: August, January
Application Deadlines: Dec. 1, Jan. 20, March 15, May 1st
International Exchanges: limited
1400 graduate students: part time and full time
25 % international students
University degree : Bachelor's degree required
Prior educational background – ex: any background
Tests required and level: GMAT or GRE 500 minimum
Specific Languages tests: TOEFL 100 minimum or IELTS 7 minimum
Languages fluency: English required
Years of work experience : 0 years for most; at least 2 for HFID
The following items are required: (individual requirements may differ based on program and status)
Completed application form including essays
Two letters of recommendation
Official copies of all university-level transcripts (undergraduate and graduate)
GMAT or GRE results
TOEFL, IELTS or Pearson’s PTE results, for international applicants
$50 application fee
In-person interview required for the Bentley MBA and Emerging Leaders MBA (Skype/video conference is acceptable)
Pre-recorded video interview required for MSA and MSF applicants
An undergraduate degree is required for admission to the graduate school.
Application fees: $4225/3 cr class
Range of Tuition fees:
Estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance per year : $19,000 USD/yr
Scholarships availabilities: merit scholarships available to help reduce cost of tuition
TUITION (2016-2017 ACADEMIC YEAR)
Professional MBA, & All MS programs: $4,225 per three-credit course
Bentley MBA: fixed at $72,730
Emerging Leaders MBA: $77,930 *Students may waive out of some or all of the foundation work which will reduce the tuition costs.
The Emerging Leaders program is a cohort program which means the billing varies a bit from other graduate programs. Specifically, students will be billed in equal Fall/Spring semester installments and the amount will be based on the total number of courses you are required to take determined at the time of your admission (up to 5 foundation courses could be waived bringing the minimum amount of courses to 13, including the required Global Business Experience course). Billing is not tied to the amount of courses you take in a semester or to the pace with which you complete the program.
Address: 175 Forest St. Waltham, MA USA 02452
Phone: +1 781-891-2108
Masters programmes director: varies between programs