University of San Diego

University of San Diego

Since 1975, the University of San Diego School of Business Administration has provided a rigorous, values-based education that accelerates the personal and professional growth of the students who pass through our doors.

Our degree programs have achieved the highest level of international recognition by being fully accredited by AACSB International. Numerous degree specializations and co-curricular activities from professional development workshops to industry association conferences enable you, the student, to tailor your graduate studies to meet your particular career interests whether they are in the private, public, or not-for-profit sector.

If you are passionate about leading and transforming organizations in the global economy of the 21st century, the School of Business Administration at the University of San Diego would like to hear from you.

Recognition & Rankings

BusinessWeek places the University of San Diego School of Business Administration in the top 30 in several categories, awarding the school A+ grades for teaching quality, facilities and services, and job placement.

Ranked among the top institutions of higher education in the United States, the University of San Diego prides itself as an institution dedicated to academic excellence. Members of the faculty of the School of Business Administration maintain close ties with the business community and are frequently recognized for their innovative contributions to their industries as well as academia.

Additional Information

All MBA students attend mandatory sessions on the San Diego, California campus. The MS in Global Leadership program requires students to attend two 1-week sessions on-campus, and the MS in Supply Chain Management requires students to attend three on-campus sessions per year, totaling 22 days for the two-year program).

Start Dates

Start dates for classes vary depending on program of study. The Master of Science in Global Leadership begins in December, April, and August of each year. The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management begins in September and March of each year.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Applicants are highly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The school code for University of San Diego is 010395.

Many of our current students are taking advantage of their Post 9-11 G.I. Bill benefits to pay for their tuition. The University of San Diego is also a Yellow Ribbon school, meaning that the University will match funds provided by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


The School of Business Administration (SBA) is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. The school also holds Accountancy Accreditation through AACSB International.

University of San Diego is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501; 510-748-9001).