Anisfield School of Business – Ramapo College of New Jersey - Flex MBA
The Ramapo Flex MBA Structure
The Ramapo Flex MBA program at the Anisfield School of Business offers leadership-oriented learning experiences designed to accommodate undergraduate business majors and non-business majors. Each offering hosts evening classes on campus in Mahwah, New Jersey, and/or online. Classes meet weekly during the evenings, typically on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Class modality varies but a majority of the courses are hybrid, i.e., the content is delivered in-class and online. Foundational courses are taught online.
Business Majors: Save time and money completing the MBA as a “4+1” program, taking just 10 courses (30 credits); 12 credits of foundational business courses are waived.
Non-Business Majors: Complete 12 credits of foundational business courses, then just 30 credits more to complete the degree.
Working Professionals: Work full-time while you complete your degree; classes are offered at night and/or online for better work-life balance.
4+1 students complete 30 credits in as little as 12 months; working professional with an undergraduate business degree can complete the program in as little as 20 months, while a working professional with a nonbusiness degree can complete the program in approximately 28 months.
Five Core Courses (15 credits)
Accounting for Managerial Decision-Making
Financial Management I
Managing Global Business
Marketing Management & Strategy
Two Leadership Courses (6 credits)
Becoming a 21st Century Leader
Leading Business in Contemporary Times
Select three Electives (9 credits)
Innovation and Technology in Marketing Strategy
Supply Chain Management
Non-Business Majors Complete Six Business Foundational Courses (12 credits)
The Ramapo Accelerated MBA is targeted to early career professionals with at least two years of relevant work experience.
Tuition, Scholarships, and Financial Aid
The per-credit tuition cost for The Anisfield Flex MBA is $1,063 for students beginning in September. The total cost for 4+1 students is approximately $32,000 and 45,000 for non-business majors, both figures include tuition and fees. Students selecting the Global Immersion elective are billed separately. Tuition is due at the start of each semester but payment plans are available for students receiving employer tuition reimbursement at the end of the semester. There is no additional cost for out-of-state students.
A limited number of scholarships are available to MBA students based on their professional and academic merit and/or financial need. Applicants who apply before the deadline as determined by the Graduate Admissions Office will be considered.
The Admissions Committee evaluates each applicant holistically and evaluates all aspects of an applicant’s skills including employment experience, internships, levels of responsibility, and maturity.
The following is required for admissions to the Anisfield Flex MBA:
- Non-refundable $60 application fee.
- Personal Statement – An essay describing why you are interested in enrolling as a Graduate student at Ramapo College, how it fits into personal intellectual development, and what you expect to accomplish by enrolling. The essay should also include a statement describing why you wish to pursue an MBA at Ramapo College, including your short and long term aspirations.
- Two letters of reference – from two individuals who can appraise your academic performance, pertinent work experience, and/or ability to pursue a graduate degree.
- Official transcripts
GMAT/GRE scores are required on a case-by-case basis and are unnecessary for applicants with a minimum 3.0 GPA and two years of work experience as well as applicants who already have a graduate degree. In addition, the school suggests applicants have at least two years of professional work experience before applying, but it is not strictly necessary for certain applicants. An interview may be required on a case-by-case basis.
Applications are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis.