Business Administration

Grad Biz

MBA Management  On-campus
MBA Management  Online
MBA with concentration in Marketing  Online
MBA with concentration in Information Technology Management  On-campus
MBA with concentration in Information Technology Management  Online
MBA Healthcare Administration  Online

Visit the Department of Business Administration

Graduate business programs at Rivier University prepare you for leadership positions in businesses, corporations, and organizations. Within our Master's of Business Administration (MBA) program, you’ll develop broad business knowledge, critical decision-making skills, and an understanding of social and ethical values impacting business. Our flexible course delivery system allows you to choose the classes that fit your schedule best. Individual courses within all our programs are offered online or in a hybrid format, which combines classroom and online instruction. Certain courses are also offered on weekends.

As one of the most affordable graduate business programs in New Hampshire, we don't just give you the knowledge and skills you need to take your career to the next level—we offer you a new perspective on your organization, your industry, and your strengths. Rivier's MBA program develops well-rounded professionals who understand finance, economics, marketing, quality control, ethics, organizational behavior, and strategic decision-making. Our business graduates know how to manage people, projects and programs effectively.

MBA students can build individual concentrations: balance core courses in business fundamentals with four electives in your areas of interest. Rivier's small classes mean that our MBA faculty know you and understand your goals. They'll serve as mentors to help you succeed academically and advance professionally.

Facilities & Resources 

In Rivier's Master's of Business Administration (MBA) program, you'll learn from first-rate faculty with leadership experience in a variety of industries. Since most of Rivier's MBA students are working professionals, you'll gain valuable insight from your classmates as well.

The McLean Center for Finance & Economics, located in Sylvia Trotter Hall, offers access to live world news headlines on a 40-inch LCD monitor, while an eight-foot ticker displays real-time financial market data from the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the S&P 500. The McLean Center also has a six-foot tracker with a customized data display.


You'll find Rivier's MBA alumni providing leadership in almost every industry imaginable in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and across the nation: banking, technology, education, finance, healthcare, and more. Rivier MBA graduates are CEOs, presidents, operations managers, brand strategists, financial analysts, human resource managers, and entrepreneurs.