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 on cross-functional teams, where they can 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

August 28, 2020 — $2500 scholarship
Early Review
September 25, 2020 — $2000 scholarship
Priority Submit I
October 23, 2020
Priority Submit II
November 20, 2020
Final Submit Deadline
January 11, 2021
Start of Classes

Future term dates and deadlines can be found on our Key Dates & Deadlines page.

Upcoming Events

September 22
Tuesday
7:00 PM CT
The SMU Cox Online Classroom Experience
October 6
Tuesday
6:30 PM CT
Virtual Preview Day - SMU Cox Advantage with Associate Dean Shane Goodwin
October 8
Thursday
6:30 PM CT
Virtual Preview Day - Information Sessions featuring Current Students