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The Tepper Part-Time Flex MBA: The MBA for Pittsburgh's Intelligent Future

Pittsburgh professionals, this one's for you.

Level up your career with convenient online classes, on-campus electives, and a local cohort of smart, motivated people eager to lead in a fast-changing business world.

Top Pittsburgh MBA

#2 Online MBA

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#2 Salary Outcomes

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#6 Part-Time MBA

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Why Choose Tepper Flex MBA

In the Part-Time Flex MBA program, you’ll learn to analyze data for better decisions, delve into emerging technologies, and graduate ready to drive innovation in a future defined by disruption.

Our Part-Time Flex MBA was designed with Pittsburgh's working professionals in mind.

Top-Ranked MBA Progam, Pittsburgh-Based Cohort

Redefine the possible with a Part-Time Flex MBA program situated at the nexus of data and human intelligence. You'll emerge ready to unleash the power of data.

You’ll tackle the same tough, rewarding core coursework as students in the Tepper Full-Time MBA program, and be taught by the same dynamic faculty. And you’ll earn the same STEM-designated degree, in a flexible format that blends online and in-person learning.


Personal Connection

Connect with your Tepper cohort during Access Weekends — a series of six immersive experiences where you’ll collaborate in diverse teams, gain fresh insights, and forge deep ties with faculty and fellow students.

When you’re on campus for electives or Access Weekends, your home base is the Tepper Quad — a lively innovation hub at the heart of the Carnegie Mellon, located in the center of Pittsburgh, a thriving community of technological growth and entrepreneurship.

Professional Growth

How will you shape the future of business? You’ll need cross-functional expertise and a healthy dose of humility to lead across disciplines and break through boundaries.

The Tepper Part-Time Flex MBA includes personalized leadership coaching to develop your ability to manage people, build networks of influence, and share your unique vision. You’ll graduate ready to lead tomorrow’s workforce with insight and inspire others to join you.

Whether you are looking to grow within your own company or make a career change, the Tepper Roadmap will guide you to success. Designed specifically for our part-time MBA students, this personalized professional development plan leads you through a series of activities designed to identify where you need to focus your efforts and how to access the resources to advance your growth.

Full-On Flexibility

Following each Access Weekend, you’ll attend live, online classes that meet two evenings a week. Each class includes additional offline content that you complete at your own pace. 

After you complete the core courses, you can tailor your Part-Time Flex MBA with on-campus or online electives at the times that suit you best. Add an interdisciplinary edge by taking classes at any of the six other Carnegie Mellon colleges.

Hoping to switch to the Full-Time MBA program later? No problem — you have that option.


Part-Time Schedule, Full-Time Benefits

Personalized leadership training. Professional career recruiting services and connections with premier companies. More than 40 student clubs. A robust alumni community that’s there for you. Enjoy all the Tepper MBA advantages as you pursue a part-time MBA. No matter how you pace your studies, you get the full Tepper experience.

Find answers to the most common questions in our Part-Time Flex MBA FAQs.

Immediate Impact