Frequently Asked Questions

Future Leaders MBA

How do I apply to the Future Leaders MBA program?

Third year students can apply here.

What is the difference between the BS/MBA and the Future Leaders MBA?

BS/MBA is the old name of the program. The name was changed to The Future Leaders MBA and is primarily for students majoring in:

  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Physics

As a transfer, am I eligible for the Future Leaders MBA?

Transfer students who have fewer than 30 transferable credits may apply to the Future Leaders MBA program. Other students are encouraged to take a traditional approach to apply to the MBA program at the completion of the undergraduate program.

Do I have to take Business and Science courses simultaneously?

No, in the program curriculum, the only business courses required during the first three (3) years are Statistics and Calculus. You will begin your major MBA coursework in the first semester of your fourth year.

What are the benefits of an accelerated degree program?

Future Leaders MBA at Rutgers lets you:

Explore science/business career opportunities

  • Professional development workshops
  • Industry-sponsored student clubs
  • Corporate executive VIP speakers and site visits

Gain real-world experience

  • Strong corporate partnerships
  • MBA Team Consulting required capstone course

Build a professional network

  • Over 30,000 Rutgers Business School alumni
  • Student/alumni networking events
  • Receive executive mentoring

Will I matriculate into the full-time or part-time MBA program as part of the BS or BA/MBA?

BS or BA/MBA students will matriculate into the part-time MBA curriculum once they graduate with their bachelor’s degree. This allows flexibility for those who want to seek employment after earning their bachelor’s as the part-time program allows students to take as few as two or as many as eleven credits per semester.


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