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The Monmouth MBA

In the ever-expanding world of business, it pays to be at the top of your game. Monmouth University can help you get there with an AACSB Accredited Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. The degree comprises 21 foundation credits which some students may be qualified to waive based on prior completed course credits, 24 core required credits and 9 required elective credits. Students can choose to complete a general MBA and customize the electives and two of the core requirements to best suit their career goals; or choose one of the concentrations including accounting, finance, management, marketing, and real estate.

Our MBA program is designed to work with you and your busy schedule. Our traditionally small class sizes mean you’ll get a personalized education in an environment designed to help move you forward. With topics ranging from international marketing to corporate finance, production operations to business ethics, and negotiations to project management, you’ll discover the specific skills you need.

Program Director & Faculty

Susan Forquer Gupta, Ph.D.


MBA Program Contact Information

Current & Prospective Students: Please contact Susan Gupta, MBA Program Director or Nicky Kelly, MBA Program Administrator,, (732) 571-3434.

Employers & Businesses: For information on connecting with MBA students for employment or internships, or for customized educational opportunities for your employees, please contact Susan Gupta, MBA Program Director.

We’re Here To Answer Your Questions

We are available to meet with prospective or current students who have any questions about our MBA programs. Feel free to call ahead or simply stop into our office in Bey Hall.

Your MBA. Your Choice.

Monmouth lets you tailor your MBA to your career goals. Choose our general MBA program or one of five concentration options: Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing and Real Estate.

AACSB Accreditation

Monmouth University’s MBA is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, the premier accrediting body of business schools. A distinction held by fewer than five percent of business schools, this accreditation ensures continuous quality improvement in curriculum, instructional resources, student selection, career planning and placement, and the intellectual contributions and qualifications of our faculty.


The Leon Hess Business School at Monmouth University has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International.

aacsb accredited

Program Application Requirements

Master of Business Administration (MBA): General MBA with no concentration

MBA w/concentration in Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Real Estate

Accelerated MBA: A lockstep cohort program beginning in fall semesters

Graduate Certificate in Accounting

To be considered for admission, students must submit an application to Monmouth University along with a $50 application fee, and provide the following:

  • Possession of a four-year baccalaureate degree and:
  • GMAT* score
  • Current Résumé
  • Essay explaining why the applicant wishes to pursue this graduate program (500 words or more)
  • Two letters of recommendation (optional)

GMAT will be waived for the following:

  • CPA or CFA licensure
  • Possession of a four-year baccalaureate degree with a 3.30 minimum GPA and 3 years of full time work experience
  • Possession of a master’s or doctoral degree (MS, MD, JD, Ph.D., Ed.D., etc.).

*The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) will be considered as a substitute for the GMAT on an equivalent basis. LSAT or Engineering certification exams may also be considered.