A different kind of education for a different type of leader

Our full-time, top-ranked MBA program will help you grow into a new type of leader. One who’s equipped to not just change the business world—but one who's ready to make an impact on the world itself. You’ll develop sharp skills to analyze options, an open mind to appreciate different perspectives, and a new way of working based on an ability to draw out the strength in others. Ultimately, you’ll leave Fuqua a leader who inspires organizations to do better while doing what’s best.

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Customize your education

Our unique curriculum offers 16 different concentrations, has fewer core classes, and allows you to pursue electives sooner.

Define your own experience

All 60+ clubs are started and led by students, so your opportunities to take initiative are endless—and constantly evolving.

Learn beyond the classroom

We combine classroom instruction with experiential learning opportunities, pushing you to apply your skills in real-world situations.

Join a close-knit community

Our class schedule encourages students to stay in Durham over the weekend, fostering strong relationships between students, alumni, faculty, and their families.

Grow your career

Our Career Management Center has specialized coaches to help you define your career path—and enables more than 200 companies to recruit our students.

We're STEM Designated!

Our Daytime MBA program:

  • Deepens your expertise in the tools, frameworks, and models that address managerial problems
  • Prepares you to both lead and direct analysis
  • Helps you understand the tools and frameworks that should be used to inform and improve decisions

And NOW - the entire program (instead of the prior MSTeM track) carries the official STEM designation, giving international students whose jobs meet certain requirements 2 additional years to work in the United States

Our community thrives on a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives—ensuring we learn from people who think differently..


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Daytime MBA Student Meghan Oroho
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Meghan Oroho

Class of 2023
Daytime MBA Student Adi Samant
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Adi Samant

Class of 2023
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Shasha Zhao

Class of 2023
Daytime MBA Student Nikita Ojha
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Nikita Ojha

Class of 2023