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Contact Information
1100 Rockhurst Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64110, United States

The mission of The Helzberg School of Management is to develop leaders of competence and conscience. In the MBA program, you will become that kind of leader – someone with excellent business skills, abilities, and leadership traits who can make a positive difference in the world. To learn more about what distinguishes the Rockhurst MBA, register to attend our next information session. Students choose the Helzberg MBA for its: AACSB accreditation - the worldwide benchmark in quality for business education. Employers take notice of applicants from AACSB-accredited programs. To earn this prestigious accreditation, Rockhurst had to meet rigorous, relevant and carefully reviewed standards. Graduating from an AACSB program is a powerful differentiator globally with fewer than five percent of the world's 13,000 business programs earning AACSB accreditation. In fact, Rockhurst's Helzberg School of Management is the region's only private, AACSB accredited school. Learn more about the importance of AACSB accreditation. Reputation. The Helzberg MBA is synonymous with superior quality. Local, national and international leaders of companies, organizations and non-profits are alumni of the Helzberg MBA program. As a student, you will enjoy the resources of this broad network of successful alumni. Meet a few of our notable alumni. Academically and professionally qualified faculty. More than 80 percent of courses are taught by doctoral-level faculty with professional experience within their industry. Our faculty members have had teaching assignments in Poland, Switzerland, India, Singapore, China and Dubai. The Helzberg MBA faculty is made up of former business and c-suite professionals from companies such as Hallmark, KCP&L and Encompass. Program flexibility. Students are able to choose the pace at which they complete the program. Helzberg MBA courses are two credit hours and are held in eight-week terms with classes meeting one night per week. Choose the option that best meets your needs.

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About Rockhurst University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 150
  • Middle 80% 108 to 240
Admissions Selectivity
75% Helzberg School of Management 77% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 34
75% 75.0
66% 66.0
18% 18
100% 0
Pre-MBA Careers
32% 32
Human Resources
32% 32
General Management
18% 18
Finance / Accounting
9% 9
Marketing / Sales
5% 5
5% 5
4% 4
Pharma / Health Care
18% 18
Petroleum / Energy
14% 14
Consumer Products
14% 14
14% 14
Media / Entertainment
13% 13
9% 9
Financial Services
5% 5
4% 4
4% 4
4% 4
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Farmland
  • UMB
  • Honeywell
  • Transfer MED
  • Operation Breakthrough

Tuition: Can I afford it?

$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loan guarantee policy No
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
47% Percent that received aid

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
82% 82
100% 100
Students in Core Classes
22 Helzberg School of Management 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
40% 40
Distance learning
15% 15
Experiential learning
15% 15
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Student must present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project No
Technology Improvements

Students: Who are my classmates?

35 Average age of student 5% International Students
18% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
87% 87
African American
13% 13
Student Citizenship
North America
95% 95
Europe Free Trade Zone
5% 5
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  • Campus distance from airport 30 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,860 Living MBA Alumni
0 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.