Become a Business Leader with an Online MBA from SMU Cox

Introducing the Online MBA Program

The mission of the SMU Cox School of Business is to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and experience you need to become a successful business leader in a changing world. Through learning activities based on a model of action and solutions, you will gain the acumen, interpersonal skills, and confidence to boldly address real-world issues and challenges.

Our students are adaptable, innovative individuals who want to work in cross-functional teams, learn to critically analyze problems, and succinctly communicate data insights. As an online student, you will experience the same rigor, energy, and community as students in our on-campus program. You will attain the same diploma, while benefiting from the flexibility to work full-time and maintain commitments off-campus and around the world. No matter where you are, as an Online MBA student, you will be an integral part of the Cox network.

Our Foundational Pillars

Leadership

Leadership

At Cox, we know what it takes to become a well-rounded business leader. From managing cross-functional teams to thinking innovatively, you will hone your business leadership skills for the changing world of work.

Analytics

Analytics

Data analytics now has a bigger impact on business than ever before. As an online MBA candidates you will learn data analytics skills and how to clearly communicate findings to colleagues and management, no matter the industry.

Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning

You will gain hands-on experience by examining the challenges of real companies and applying your own solutions. Our model of experiential learning provides the framework to keep building on the knowledge and skills you acquire over the course of the program.

Key Dates & Deadlines

September 13, 2019
*Early Review Deadline
October 25, 2019
**Priority Deadline
December 6, 2019
Final Submit Deadline
January 13, 2020
Start of Classes

*Candidates who apply by the Early Review Deadline will be considered for a $2000 scholarship
**Candidates who apply by the Priority Deadline will be considered for a $1000 scholarship

Upcoming Events

Oct 21
Monday
3:30 - 5:00 PM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Austin)
Thinking about applying for a Cox MBA or MS Program but not sure where to start? Join SMU Cox Graduate Admissions for a one-on-one coffee chat to learn more about our MBA programs and One Year Specialized Masters programs.
Oct 23
Wednesday
1:00 - 2:30 PM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Houston)
Meet with the Cox MBA Admissions staff to learn more about all of the Cox degrees and programs. This is a great way to get insights into the admissions process and MBA programs in a casual setting.
Oct 24
Thursday
1:00 - 3:00 PM CT
MBA Coffee Chat (Midland)
Introducing the new Online MBA program. The Online MBA program is a cohort-based program designed specifically for students who want the benefits of a ground program - but want the flexibility of an online program. Integrated throughout the Online MBA program, as well as all of our programs, are our foundational pillars of leadership, analytics and experiential learning. These pillars will prepare you for the changing world of work.
Oct 26
Saturday
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM CT
MBA & MS Programs Fall Preview Day
Join us on campus, and learn which top-rated SMU Cox graduate business program is right for you. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and get answers regarding campus culture, academic life, our global professional network, and each one of the top-rated MBA programs.
Oct 29
Tuesday
9:30 - 11:00 AM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Houston)
Meet with the Cox MBA Admissions staff to learn more about all of the Cox degrees and programs. This is a great way to get insights into the admissions process and MBA programs in a casual setting.
Oct 29
Tuesday
9:30 - 11:30 AM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Atlanta)
Thinking about applying for a Cox MBA or MS Program but not sure where to start? Join SMU Cox Graduate Admissions for a one-on-one coffee chat to learn more about our Online MBA, Full-time MBA, and One Year Specialized Masters programs. Coffee and fresh pastries are on us!
Nov 8
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Houston)
Meet with the Cox MBA Admissions staff to learn more about all of the Cox degrees and programs. This is a great way to get insights into the admissions process and MBA programs in a casual setting.
Nov 13
Wednesday
7:00 - 8:00 PM CT
SMU Cox Online MBA Program & Application Forum (Ask Us Anything!)
Join our admissions team as they discuss the program and provide best practices for putting together a competitive application, qualifications for a GRE/GMAT waiver, what to expect from the interview process and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid.
Nov 14
Thursday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (San Antonio)
Introducing the new Online MBA program. The Online MBA program is a cohort-based program designed specifically for students who want the benefits of a ground program - but want the flexibility of an online program. Integrated throughout the Online MBA program, as well as all of our programs, are our foundational pillars of leadership, analytics and experiential learning. These pillars will prepare you for the changing world of work. Meet with the Cox MBA Admissions staff to learn more about all of the Cox degrees and programs. This is a great way to get insights into the admissions process and MBA programs in a casual setting.
Nov 14
Friday
2:00 - 3:30 PM CT
MBA & MS Coffee Chat (Humble)
Meet with the Cox MBA Admissions staff to learn more about all of the Cox degrees and programs. This is a great way to get insights into the admissions process and MBA programs in a casual setting.
Nov 21
Thursday
6:30 - 7:30 PM CT
Information Session for All MBA/MS Programs
This information session is open to individuals who wish to enroll in classes part-time or full-time in pursuit of their MBA or Specialized Masters graduate degree. The session will provide a comprehensive overview of the program and the application process, led by the admissions staff and our Student Ambassadors. You are encouraged to ask questions; information sessions usually last 45 minutes to 1 hour.