Master of Business Administration - Daytime Accelerated MBA

Degree Program

Fast-paced management education for the international business environment

The Daytime Accelerated MBA offers students the opportunity to earn an MBA degree in 21 months. The program consists of five semesters, where students attend classes full-time, Monday through Thursday. This demanding program is offered as a lockstep cohort-model format with 25-35 students. The Daytime Accelerated MBA is attractive to students who recently completed their undergraduate degree and have limited work experience, to international students who are seeking an impressive educational experience, and to individuals who want to pursue an expedited career change/refresh and don’t wish to work at the same time.

For additional information or to register for an Information Session, follow the link to the California State University, Long Beach, College of Business Administration's Daytime Accelerated MBA website.

To apply, log on to Cal State Apply.


The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International is one of higher education’s most prestigious and rigorous accrediting bodies. AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. AACSB International has accredited 412 U.S. business schools, with the College of Business Administration being one of 267 business schools worldwide with accreditation at the Bachelor’s and Master’s levels.

Jananee Sekar

I chose CSULB because it was AACSB accredited, and had an international trip as part of the program. The university also has a diverse student body, which made me feel comfortable as an international student.

Jananee Sekar Master of Business Administration - Daytime Accelerated MBA
Diana Carranza

The Accelerated Full Time MBA program at CSULB was the perfect program to help me establish myself as a professional. I was able to create lasting relationships with professionals throughout the MBA program, which helped my professional growth.

Diana Carranza Regional Sales Manager - HR Generalist AMBA