The Online MBA from Cox: Transforming students into business leaders.

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Introducing the Online MBA

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

Cox MBA students are adaptable, innovative individuals who want to work in cross-functional teams, learn to critically analyze problems, and succinctly communicate data insights. Online students experience the same rigor, energy, and community as those in our on-campus program, and receive the same diploma, while benefiting from the flexibility to work full-time and maintain commitments off-campus and around the world. No matter where they are, Online MBA students 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 leadership skills for the changing world of work.

Analytics

Analytics

Data now has a bigger impact on business than ever before. Online MBA candidates will learn how to gain insights from data and how to clearly communicate findings to colleagues and management, no matter the industry.

Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning

Online MBA students will get hands-on experience by examining the challenges of real companies and applying their own solutions. Our model of experiential learning provides the framework to keep building on knowledge and skills acquired over the course of the program.

Key Dates & Deadlines

April 26, 2019
Early Review Deadline
May 31, 2019
Priority Scholarship Deadline
July 19, 2019
Final Submit Deadline*
August 19, 2019
Fall Term Start Date

*Rolling admissions following July 19, 2019

The Online Experience

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Solving Business Problems

The Online MBA will expose students to our innovative spirit and 21st-century approaches to solving business problems; the program teaches not only how to analyze information, but how to uncover key actionable insights, and share them clearly and with confidence.

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Holistic Approach to Data Analysis

The Online MBA gives students a holistic approach to data analysis, preparing them to be leaders in the field. A Cox graduate not only knows how to interpret data, but has the acumen, boldness, and communication skills necessary to bring the right solutions to the table.

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Cox Alumni

The vast and powerful group of Cox alumni and connectors both in and outside of Dallas create a strong network and support system. During and after your time as a Cox MBA student, you will be able to call upon on- and off-campus resources for advice and opportunities.

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Upcoming Events

MBA & MS Coffee Chat, Atlanta GA
Thursday, April 25, 20198:30 - 10:30AM CT
Thinking about applying for a Cox MBA or MS Program but not sure where to start? Join SMU Cox Assistant Dean of Admissions John Roeder 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!
On-Campus Information Session for PMBA & OMBA Programs
Saturday, April 27, 20199:30 - 10:30AM CT
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.
Career Management through the Online MBA - Virtual Event
Wednesday, May 8, 20197:00 - 8:00PM CT
Join us for our virtual discussion on career management at SMU Cox. You can start using the vast, dedicated resources of the Cox MBA Career Management Center from the moment you enroll. That's the time to start targeting your career goals and mapping a strategic plan, and we're here to help you. From personal branding and coaching, to job search and the CMC's unique career treks, our mission is to make sure you achieve your goals.
PMBA & OMBA Coffee Chat, Southlake, TX
Friday, May 10, 20198:00 - 10:00AM CT
Thinking about applying for the Cox Professional MBA (PMBA) or Online MBA Program but not sure where to start? Join the SMU Cox Graduate Admissions team for a chat about the Cox MBA advantage and insights into the admissions process. This is a great way to begin your MBA application plan and to get the real story on the admissions process in a more personalized, targeted setting. Hot coffee and fresh pastries are on us!
PMBA & OMBA Coffee Chat, Downtown Dallas, TX
Friday, May 17, 20198:00 - 10:00AM CT
Thinking about applying for the Cox Professional MBA (PMBA) or Online MBA Program but not sure where to start? Join the SMU Cox Graduate Admissions team for a chat about the Cox MBA advantage and insights into the admissions process. This is a great way to begin your MBA application plan and to get the real story on the admissions process in a more personalized, targeted setting. Hot coffee and fresh pastries are on us!
On-Campus Information Session for All MBA/MS Programs
Wednesday, May 22, 20196:30 - 7:30PM CT
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.

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Join our global network of innovative and influential business leaders. Fill out the form to learn more about how the Cox Online MBA can be the right choice for you.