Graduate Business Programs

Pursuing a graduate degree is a life-changing endeavor and requires a strong commitment. The faculty and staff in the UA Little Rock School of Business recognize the investment you are making and are committed to helping you succeed. As a metropolitan campus, we are conveniently located in the capital, we offer courses using a wide variety of delivery systems, and we understand the needs of busy professionals.

Graduate Programs

Business Information Systems and Analytics, M.S.

This STEM graduate degree provides IT practitioners with critical leadership and management tools in addition to stronger IT skills to keep organizations on the cutting edge. The program places emphasis on strategic IT applications and development of project management, teamwork, and communication competencies. Interested candidates must possess strong academic preparation and strong aptitude for graduate study in business. Curriculum: Business Information Systems and Analytics, M.S.

For more information about the graduate program in BISA and its admission requirements, contact Dr. Robert B. Mitchell.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Designed for the working professional, the Flex MBA offers all required courses on campus and live via Zoom. It’s one program with two ways to attend—no need to commit to one or the other. Pursue a general MBA or choose a concentration in Business Analytics, Financial Accounting Analysis, Human Resources, or Organizational Communication. Curriculum: Business Administration, M.B.A.

For more information about the MBA and its admission requirements, contact Dr. Sonya Premeaux.

Graduate Certificates

Admission Requirements

Students seeking admission to a graduate program in the School of Business must meet one of the following scores:

  • (200 x Cumulative undergraduate GPA) + GMAT score ≥ 1020 points, or
  • (200 x GPA from last 60 undergraduate hours) + GMAT score (or converted GRE score) ≥ 1080 points

Regardless of the total points, the minimum acceptable GPA is 2.5, and the minimum acceptable GMAT score is 420.