Full-Time MBA

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Grounded in analytics and leadership, the full-time MBA gives you the tools to translate data insights into action and drive impact in ever-changing markets. Newly STEM-designated.

Baltimore, MD
2 years
STEM Designated
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Gain the analytical and leadership skills employers demand with the Johns Hopkins MBA. Harness technological advancements through classroom teaching, experiential learning, and co-curricular experiences. And graduate ready to lead across industries.

Choose your specialization

Choose between two specializations: Analytics, Leadership, and Innovation or Health, Technology, and Innovation. The specializations overlap at key points in the curriculum, and you will continue to build connections with your peers throughout the program.

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Explore numerous options for financing your education including scholarships, loans, and payment plans.

Program Features

With the analytic and leadership skills to propel your career, an MBA from Johns Hopkins is just the beginning. Build the analytic skills to extract breakthrough business insights from big data. Strengthen your leadership skills to drive change in the fast-moving global market. Immerse yourself in experiential learning projects with businesses where your insights have immediate impact. Join the world-class Johns Hopkins ecosystem. And graduate job-ready as a data-driven leader.

STEM-designated curriculum

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School is officially one of the first 10 American business schools to claim a STEM designation for its entire Full-time MBA program

Innovation Field Project

Immerse yourself in an eight-week project-based course with three to five days in the field to find an innovative solution to a complex business problem.

Experiential learning

An MBA is more than just the classroom. With the unparalleled resources and reputation of Johns Hopkins, you’ll acquire the skills employers demand by embedding yourself in local, national, and international experiential learning opportunities.

Choose your specialization

The Johns Hopkins MBA offers two specializations for students to choose from: Analytics, Leadership, and Innovation, or Health, Technology, and Innovation. Both curricula are customized to meet your educational interests and goals. You also have the option not to specialize and use your elective space to create your own curated series of courses.

Shawn Gunaratne (MBA, ’19) works, lives, and attended Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in Baltimore. Learn how he utilizes the skills learned in the full-time MBA program to connect with other Carey alum in the Baltimore area to expand his network and push his career forward.


Build the analytic skills to anticipate tomorrow’s market and the leadership skills to implement data-driven change. Through an engaging curriculum and immersive experiential learning opportunities, you will gain the foundational skills employers demand. Select a set of electives and co-curricular activities based on your unique strengths and interests. Small classes empower you to ask more questions, receive personalized feedback, and work closely with faculty experts.

In the second year of the program, benefit from a tailored course schedule that fits your professional interests and goals. This unique opportunity allows you to interact with Carey students from all programs and get involved in more Johns Hopkins experiences, such as Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures and Hexcite.

Foundations Week

Start your time at Carey Business School with Foundations Week. Network with your new peers, launch your career development, prepare for your courses with behavioral science and business communication skills boot camps, and explore the world of experiential learning.

Storytelling boot camp - This session is an opportunity to connect with your Carey Career & Life Design Coach. You’ll continue to hone your story about your professional journey to Carey and what you’re seeking to gain from your MBA so you’re career ready from day one.

Business Communication boot camp - This session prepares you for one of your first classes in the program, Business Communication. Learn the basic components and skills you'll need to impress audiences. 

Quantitative Skills boot camp -  This optional, two-day boot camp focuses on the basic quantitative skills needed for your core microeconomics course. Refresh your knowledge of topics such as the equation of a line, non-linear functions, graphing lines and curves, exponents, and calculus, with both lecture and interactive problem-solving.

Introduction to experiential learning - In this session, benefit from the Johns Hopkins ecosystem by working in teams to help a Johns Hopkins partner capitalize on a business opportunity.

Program Comparison

  • In-person classes
  • Courses held in Baltimore, MD
  • STEM-designated curriculum
  • Complete degree in two years
  • Online, flexible format
  • Complete degree in two to three years
  • Asynchronous and/or fully synchronous courses
  • Optional in-person experiences

Connect with a Carey student or alumni

Our students come from all over the world and represent all of the different graduate business programs we have here at Carey. Connect with one of them directly to learn more about life at Carey.


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