About This Program

What is the MBA 4+1?

Earn a Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration (MBA) in just five years.

Looking for graduate programs?

Earn your Master of Business Administration (MBA) in one year.

Earn two degrees in just five years through Springfield College MBA 4+1, a five-year program encompassing four years of undergraduate work that results in a bachelor’s degree, followed by one additional year of graduate studies resulting in a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in management. 

The MBA 4+1 program introduces students to business, nonprofits, and health care organizations in the Pioneer Valley, while the management concentration prepares graduates for work in the for-profit sector. MBA graduates can pursue jobs within a variety of industries, including consulting groups, corporations, banks, manufacturing companies, and professional sports teams.

And, undergraduate students don’t have to be in a business-related major to take advantage of this program. All they have to do is declare a minor in business management by their sophomore year, and they’ll be eligible to participate without taking preparatory classes. This way, students from all majors can gain a competitive advantage by earning their MBA and preparing them to excel in a rapidly changing and global market.

Why enroll in our MBA 4+1 program?

The Springfield College master of business administration (MBA) program is your competitive advantage. And, with the ability to earn both your undergraduate and graduate degree in just five years, you'll get where you're going even faster. Still need convincing? We've got five great reasons to enroll in the MBA 4+1. 

Professor Musante in Business Class
STUDYING FOR THE MBA 4+1 AT SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE
IACBE Accreditation

Springfield College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science with majors in accounting, business management, finance, health care management, and marketing