Wharton School

Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
3733 Spruce Street
Philadelphia
PA 19104.6340

+215-898-2575
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Campuses: San Francisco ,  Main ,  China Center

Accreditations:
AACSB
2017 Business Week Ranking: Full-time MBA: 2nd
2017 Forbes Ranking: Full-time, 2-year MBA: 1st
2017 Economist Ranking: Full-time MBA: 4th
2018 Financial Times Ranking: Full-time MBA: 3rd

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Full-time MBA

Philadelphia, San Francisco (one semester)
2-year, full-time program
Classes meet Monday-Thursday throughout the academic year. Students do a 3.5-month internship during the Summer term.
Courses are taught in English.
SpecializationAccounting, Acturial Science, Business Analytics, Business Economics and Public Policy, Business, Energy, Environment and Sustainability, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Finance, Health Care Management, Information: Strategy and Economics, Insurance and Risk Management, Management, Marketing, Marketing and Operations (Joint Major), Multinational Management, Operations, Information and Decisions, Organizational Effectiveness, Real Estate, Statistics, Strategic Management
Credits19
Duration20 months, including a 3.5 month summer internship
IntakeFall
Application fee$265
Application Checklist
  • Background Information
  • Two essays
  • Transcripts of all academic work completed at the baccalaureate/undergraduate level and beyond, whether or not for credit or a degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GMAT or GRE
  • TOEFL for non-native English speakers with limited exposure to English
  • One-page resume
  • Interviews

MBA in Health Care Management

Philadelphia
2-year, full-time program
A program in healthcare offered by the Health Care Management Department of the Wharton School in cooperation with the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics.
Credits19-21
Duration22 months
Application fee$265
Application Checklist
  • Background Information
  • Two essays
  • Transcripts of all academic work completed at the baccalaureate/undergraduate level and beyond, whether or not for credit or a degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GMAT or GRE
  • TOEFL for non-native English speakers with limited exposure to English
  • One-page resume
  • Interviews

Executive MBA

Philadelphia, San Francisco
Executive MBA program
Classes meet year-round on Friday and Saturday every other week, with several extended sessions over 2 years. The program features a week-long international study trip. During the second year of the program, students may commute to Philadelphia or San Francisco to take a semester of elective courses.
Credits19-25
Duration24 months
IntakeMay
Application fee$180
Application Checklist
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional
  • Three essays
  • GMAT, GRE, Executive Assessment score
  • Official transcripts sent from all institutions attended
  • Sponsorship letter
  • Interview

MBA/DMD

Philadelphia
Dual program
Dual degree program in collaboration with Penn Dental Medicine.
Duration 5.5 years, 4 years Dental & 3 semesters MBA

MBA/MS in Education

Philadelphia
Dual program
Dual degree program with the Penn Graduate School of Education. MSEd in Education Entrepreneurship or MBA/MSEd in Education Policy
DurationTwo years
IntakeJuly

MBA/MA Lauder Joint Degree in International Studies

Philadelphia
Dual program
A joint degree program that integrates the Wharton MBA program with an MA program in international studies from the Penn's School of Arts & Sciences. MA in International Studies offers six concentrations in which students may opt to specialize including: Africa; Latin America; East and Southeast Asia; Europe; or South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.
Duration24 months+20 months
IntakeMay
Application Checklist
  • Oral Proficiency Interview
  • One Lauder interview
  • Lauder interviews by invitation only

MBA/Master of Architecture

Philadelphia
Dual program
A combined degree program offered in partnership with the School of Design (Penn Design).
DurationThree years

MBA/Master of Landscape Architecture

Philadelphia
Dual program
A combined degree program offered in partnership with the School of Design (Penn Design).
Duration4 years

MBA/Master of City Planning

Philadelphia
Dual program
A combined degree program offered in partnership with the School of Design (Penn Design).
DurationThree years

MBA/Master of Historic Preservation

Philadelphia
Dual program
A combined degree program offered in partnership with the School of Design (Penn Design).
DurationThree years

MBA/MS in Engineering

Philadelphia
Dual program
A dual degree with the School of Engineering and Applied Science (Penn Engineering). Programs include masters in Bioengineering, Biotechnology, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Computer Graphics and Game Technology, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Information Technology (MCIT), Computer and Information Technology (MCIT) Online, Data Science, Electrical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Integrated Product Design, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Nanotechnology, Robotics, Scientific Computing, or Systems Engineering.
Credits23-24
Duration4-6 semesters

MBA/Master of Environment Studies

Philadelphia
Dual program
A joint degree program with the School of Arts and Sciences.
Duration3 years or less

Francis J. & Wm. Polk Carey JD/MBA

Philadelphia
Dual program
Students earn both JD and MBA degrees in three years, rather than the five years it would typically take to earn each degree separately.
DurationThree years
Application Checklist
  • GRE or the GMAT. LSAT is not required
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Interviews

MBA/MD

Philadelphia
Dual program
A combined degree program with the Penn's Perelman School of Medicine.
DurationFive years

MBA/MS or PhD in Nursing

Philadelphia
Dual program
A joint degree program with the School of Nursing (Penn Nursing Science).

MBA/Master of Social Work

Philadelphia
Dual program
A dual degree program offered in cooperation with the Penn School of Social Policy and Practice.

MBA/Veterinary MD

Philadelphia
Dual program
A dual degree program with the School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet).

MBA/MA in International Relations

Philadelphia, Washington DC
Dual program
A dual degree program in partnership with the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) of The Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C.
Duration3 years

MBA/Master in Public Administration

Philadelphia; Cambridge, MA
Dual program
A three-year program in conjunction with Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.
Duration3 years

MBA/Master in Public Administration/International Development

Philadelphia; Cambridge, MA
Dual program
A three-year program in partnership with Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.
Duration3 years

MBA/Master in Public Policy

Philadelphia; Cambridge, MA
Dual program
A three-year program in collaboration with Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.
Duration3 years


Notable MBA Alumni

Yuri Milner, '90: Founder of Digital Sky Technologies (DST), (now called Mail.ru Group and DST Global)
Christophe Poupinel, '95: Founder of Ooreka and Chateauonline



Campuses

San Francisco campus


2 Harrison Street
San Francisco
CA 94105

+1-415-777-1000
Fax:+1-415-369-0598

Main campus


733 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104.6340

+215-898-2575

China Center


World Financial Center
West Building, 16F
No. 1 East Third Ring Middle Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing
100020, China

+86-10-8587-1740



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