The Choose-Your-Own MBA

The Fox Part-Time MBA – Center City delivers countless opportunities to customize your MBA to your needs. Sudden change in availability—or just need a break? Speed up or slow down your education at any time thanks to a flexible pathway that can be completed in as few as two years or up to six. Take advantage of the power to specialize your degree to your interests through ten concentrations or our dual degree options. You’ll even have the opportunity to enhance your experience through optional international field studies and Fox School- and Temple-wide challenges. It’s the ultimate flexibility for our prestigious degree, so you have the means to chart your own path to success.

    Hybrid in-person and online format

    Flexible pathway to completion

    Evening courses with optional weekend intensives

    Multiple program entry points

    Take courses in just about any order

    Convenient Center City location across from City Hall


The Fox Part-Time MBA features a variety of courses that deliver a depth and breadth of market-ready business knowledge through up-to-the-minute case studies, practice with live data, and hands-on experiences with real-world clients—plus elective space and concentration options that offer the opportunity to specialize your degree to your interests and goals.

Competency-Driven Curriculum

All courses within the Fox Part-Time MBA are infused with the skills and knowledge that leading employers have identified as critical to business success. These competencies drive our curriculum—and provide the tools to drive your professional success.

Enhance multiple business competencies across two key areas:

Business Acumen

Become adept at approaching business challenges through financial analysis, business reasoning, and creative problem solving.

  • Key business competencies include:
    Financial Acuity
    Business Reasoning
    Opportunity Response

Organizational Leadership

Learn to manage people, processes, and systems effectively.

  • Key business competencies include:
    Influential Communication
    Cross-Cultural Effectiveness
    Opportunity Response
    Ethical Management


Specialize your coursework to your industry of interest. Available concentrations include:

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Management
  • Corporate Compliance, Governance and Regulatory Policy*
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Management
  • Health Sector Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Innovation Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management
  • International Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Sport Business*
  • Travel & Tourism*
*Courses are delivered online only.

Core Courses

Select from the dropdown to read descriptions of courses taught within the Fox Part-Time MBA.

Dual Degree Option

Pursue one of our renowned Specialized Master’s programs at a reduced number of credit hours with the dual degree option.

Available dual degree programs for Part-Time MBA students:

Master of Science in Business Analytics
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Master of Science in Human Resource Management
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Master of Science in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship
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Master of Science in Marketing
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Timeline & Schedule

Because one-size-fits-all never truly fits any one person, the Fox Part-Time MBA is designed to offer the ultimate flexibility and customization for busy professionals: choose which semester to kick off the program, how many classes to take at a time, and take a break whenever necessary.

Program Start

Multiple entry points: Fall semester (August) Spring semester (January)

Program Duration

Choose the accelerated completion pathway and earn your degree in two years—or flex to fit whatever pace suits you, up to six years. Most students complete the program in about three years.

Course Format

Courses alternate between in-person classes at Temple University Center City and live WebEx conferencing sessions each week.

Course Times/Length

Most courses are held on weekday evenings around 6 pm; select courses are offered as weekend intensives. Semester-length courses are twelve weeks long; weekend intensive courses are held over two consecutive Saturdays or Sundays.

Fox Management Consulting Capstone

Cap your learning by providing real-time solutions to a live client with the help of Fox Management Consulting in the program’s final course.

Optional Global Study Opportunities

Enhance your expertise and supplement your MBA with opportunities to join international field studies; at least three weeklong trips are scheduled per year.

Sample Week in the Part-Time MBA

Sample week in the two-year track:

Meet Your Center City Classroom

Located across from City Hall in Center City Philadelphia, Temple University Center City offers a convenient learning environment surrounded by a variety of dining options and easily accessed by major highways and interstates, Amtrak, SEPTA subway, trolley, and regional rail lines—or maybe even just a short bike ride or walk from the office.

More About TUCC:

  • Bicycle racks located outside.

  • Discounted parking rates for nearby lots and garages.

  • Ground-level café and bookstore offers coffee and food items as well as textbook pickup options and Temple-branded merchandise.

  • Lounge, seating, and vending areas available on every floor.

Application Information & Deadlines

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and may be considered after the deadline on a case-by-case basis.

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Have a more immediate question about the program? Connect with the Fox Part-Time MBA admissions representative:

Barry Griffiths
Associate Director Part-Time MBA Enrollment Management

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