Duquesne Graduate Business Programs

Palumbo-Donahue School of Business

Develop professional acuity and improve your career prospects with a graduate business degree or certificate from Duquesne University. Our top-ranked, AACSB-accredited business master's programs prepare you-whatever your current professional or academic background-for lifelong success.

You'll learn to manage and inspire people, build financially sound organizations, lead change, and seize new opportunities. Through online, in-person, and hybrid courses, the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business equips next-gen thinkers with the skills and ethos to start, manage, and lead resilient and sustainable organizations.

All completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


MBA Programs

Professional MBA

100% online option available | Fall, spring, and summer start dates
Our nationally-ranked Master of Business Administration (MBA) for working professionals is ideal for expanding your expertise and developing critical leadership skills while maintaining your career commitments. This flexible business program is available in evening and online formats, and you have the option to complete it with a STEM designation.

One-Year MBA

One-year MBA | Summer start only
Earn a business sustainability degree in our globally-ranked full-time One-Year MBA. You'll apply your learning and gain valuable experience through real-world consulting projects and study abroad fieldwork opportunities.


Specialized Business Master's Degrees

MS in Accountancy

IIA certified | Fall and spring start dates
Complete a Master of Science in Accountancy with our competitive program focused on forensic accounting, ethics, and the regulatory environment. Duquesne's MAcc degree is a 30-credit program that equips you for success on the CPA exam.

MS in Analytics and Information Management (STEM)

100% online option available | Fall start only
With a business analytics master's program, you can apply models, implement analytical methods, and use data visualization tools that reveal valuable insights. Duquesne's flexible online and evening information management courses prepares you to excel as a business leader of tomorrow.

MS in Finance

100% online | Fall and summer start dates
Prepare for a career in financial management, capital markets, banking, corporate treasury, or investment management with Duquesne University's Master of Science in Finance (MSF), launching in Fall 2023. This hands-on program will help you develop deep skills in financial analysis and valuation for decision making in all aspects of business investment, financing and operating activities, so that you will be prepared to fully engage in organizations ranging from small and medium enterprises to major corporations.

MS in Supply Chain Management (STEM)

100% online option available | Fall start only
Collaborate on real-world projects, network with supply chain leaders, and expand your possibilities in a logistics career with our flexible evening and online master's in supply chain management program.


Graduate Business Certificate Programs

Graduate Certificate in Analytics and Information Management

100% online option available | Fall start only
Complete business analyst training to establish competitive expertise in data-driven decision-making. In just 5 hybrid or online business analytics courses, you can prepare for a master's degree or boost your career potential.

Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship

Hybrid in-person and online courses | Fall start only
Gain business management skills that are attractive to employers and empowering for your own ambitions to launch a business, tackle challenges within your existing firm, or expand your prospects in entrepreneurship and innovation.

Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership

100% online | Spring, Summer and Fall starts
Learn to lead with vision and a strategic-mindset with a Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership. This certificate program is designed for professionals in diverse fields who wish to develop strategic and entrepreneurial acumen, an understanding of behavior in organizations and the ability to motivate and lead organizational change.

Graduate Certificate in Finance

100% online / Fall and summer starts available
A Graduate Certificate in Finance will give you financial analysis and decision-making skills that you can apply to your career.

Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management

100% online option available | Fall start only
Pursue a career with global impact through logistics and supply chain courses in the SCM program. You can tailor the certificate to your career goals and immediately apply your expertise in the workplace.


Micro-credential

Business Essentials

100% online | Fall and spring start dates
As a working professional, you can complete online business courses to develop your skills in finance, accounting, business law, and management. This non-degree business program can act as a stepping stone toward multiple Duquesne graduate programs.

Business Analytics Fundamentals

100% online option available | Fall start only
This micro-credential made up of business analytics courses equips you with a foundation in core business analytics fundamentals and in-demand business skills. You'll deepen your knowledge, grow your professional expertise, and earn credits that can transfer to certain Duquesne graduate degrees.

Learn more about Duquesne's Business Graduate Programs

Your graduate business degree from Duquesne University will open doors to dynamic opportunities, impactful networks, and long-lasting career success. We're in "The Business of Difference Making"-and we want you to join us.

Request more info and attend an information session to learn more about the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business, or take your first step and apply now!