Simon Business School

Full-Time MBA program ranks No. 36

Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Simon’s Full-Time MBA program No. 36 in the US for 2015. In addition, the School's the Part-Time Professional MBA program earned a No. 35 ranking.

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Submit Your Full-Time MBA Application by January 5

The third-round application deadline for our Full-Time MBA program is fast approaching. Submit your application on or before January 5 for admission and scholarship award notification by March 20.


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A Message From the Dean

Simon Business School offers an education that attracts students who value our focus on analytics. Simon moves beyond management as usual and teaches you how to use the power of data to make smart decisions.

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Top MBA Students Choose Simon

Selected by Poets and Quants as an MBA to Watch, Louis Mistretta is a University of Rochester graduate who chose to advance his skill set with an MBA from Simon Business School. "It's a rigorous program designed to promote personal and professional growth. My courses taught me what I need to thrive in today’s data-driven environment," he says.

Join Us in New York City

Simon Business School offers Part-Time MS programs in Finance, Management, and Health Care Management in New York City. Alternate weekend classes allow busy professionals to earn their degrees in just 13 months.

The business school that will change your life.

Today’s business world demands a tougher kind of preparation. Get your degree from a school that offers it. At Simon Business School, we have a curriculum grounded in analytics and economics. Our approach provides you with enduring frameworks for solving problems and making decisions in today’s data-rich environment. Our expert faculty is here to coach you and develop you so that you are ready for the future of business. Find out why our graduates are ready for today’s competitive business world.


Full-Time MBA Program

Our full-time MBA program matches your drive to succeed with a professional skill set that lets you stand out from the competition. It is a program designed for those looking to propel their careers with a fully immersive business school experience; a deep dive that delivers results.

Full-Time MS Programs

A Simon MS degree can provide the right foundation to help you get ahead. Our one-year specialized programs are for early career candidates looking to acquire in-depth knowledge of their chosen field to advance and accelerate their career. We offer MS Programs in:

Executive MBA and Part-Time Programs

The Executive MBA program is tailored for business leaders who want the full MBA experience without career interruption. Additional part-time MBA and MS options allow working professionals to maximize their learning at an accelerated pace and fit school into busy schedules.

Part-Time MS Programs in New York City
New York, NY

From early career professionals to mid-level managers, New York City working professionals strengthen their business education and receive an advanced degree from one of the world's best business schools with one of our 13-month, part-time graduate program offerings. Our program options include:


Experience Simon

Join an elite cohort with similar goals and equal drive. Simon students represent some of the best and brightest business minds from around the world. Our smaller size means you will build meaningful relationships with faculty and students, and make connections that will last a lifetime.

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    Shay Freeman

    ’15S (MBA), Marketing—Brand Management Track


    "Simon has changed the way I think and approach problem solving. The professors don’t tell you that one way is better than the other. Instead, they challenge you to be more critical in your analysis."

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    Hua Wang

    ’15S (MBA), Finance, Corporate Accounting

    Financial Management Associate


    “Simon’s rigorous curriculum has pushed me beyond working hard. It has pushed me to work smart. The solid professional foundation has given me confidence that I will be able to take on more responsibilities and handle challenges in my career.”

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    Michael D. Grover

    EMBA Candidate, Class of 2015

    Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

    Five Star Bank

    “It had been twenty years since I was in a classroom. I knew Simon was going to be challenging, but what I’m learning in the Executive MBA program has me thinking more strategically. Simon is introducing and reinforcing concepts that are useful as I progress in my career.”

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    Neelima Sharma

    MS in Finance in NYC Candidate, Class of 2015


    Pico Quantitative Trading

    “The finance knowledge I gained at Simon will open new opportunities for me. Before Simon, I knew physics, optics, and IT operations. Now, no matter what direction the market turns, I have equipped myself for success.”

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    Matt Legere

    '15 (MBA), PMBA Program

    Multimedia/Web Developer,

    Harris RF Communications

    "The accelerated pace of the PMBA program is a perfect fit for my schedule; it allows me to not only continue working, but also immediately apply concepts covered in the classes to my position at Harris.”

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Discover Simon

Simon Business School at the University of Rochester offers a highly personalized, global business education experience in a smaller and more intimate setting.

Our distinguished faculty and diverse student body help create a truly international experience in a collegial and collaborative business school environment. Truly a home for thought leaders in business education, the experts who teach at Simon are the cornerstone of our analytics- and economics-based approach that will have you looking at business problems in a whole new way. Our global perspective, combined with individual attention and expert coaching, builds strong relationships and prepares you for the realities of the modern business world.

Explore for yourself what the impact of personal attention and a cutting edge curriculum can mean for your career and professional success. We look forward to meeting you.

Attend an event and begin your future today.

Visit our beautiful campus and business school facilities to see what Simon is all about. Our events give you the opportunity to meet with students, alumni, faculty, and the Admissions staff.

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A Global Network of Alumni

Representing more than 80 countries, the Simon alumni network is an important resource that can help with everything from career opportunities to doing business in the global marketplace.

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Most represented countries


Hong Kong

South Korea
Russian Federation
United Kingdom
United States


Meet Simon Alumni

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    Margot Anich

    ’15S (MBA), Health Sciences Management, Competitive and Organizational Strategy

    Brand Management and Health Sciences Management


    “I chose Simon for its rigorous curriculum, intimate class setting, and world-renowned professors. I knew leaving my job to attend business school full-time would be a worthwhile venture, and I knew Simon would offer a real return on my investment.”

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    Doug Petno

    '89S (MBA), Business Environment and Public Policy and Finance

    Chief Operating Officer of the Commercial Banking Division,

    JPMorgan Chase

    Chief Operating Officer of JPMorgan Chase Commercial-Banking Division. Petno has an MBA from the Simon Business School at the University of Rochester, and a BA in Biology from Wabash College.

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    Molly Hildebrandt Martin

    ’09S (MS), Marketing

    Digital Marketing Manager,

    Aspen Dental

    "Simon prepares you for a fastpaced, demanding marketing career. Expectations are high, and you really have to push yourself."

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    Yiran (Amy) Zeng

    ’13S (MS) Accountancy

    Americas Assurance Service,

    Ernst and Young LLP

    “Simon seems to cultivate students who decide on a career as professional accountant,” she says. “The smaller class sizes help ensure more interactions with professors and classmates.”

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    Lance Drummond

    '85S (MBA), Executive MBA

    Executive Vice President, Operations and Technology

    TD Canada Trust

    “The Simon EMBA program gave me an economic framework that both shaped my business thinking and helped me develop as a leader. Each day, as I interact with others to solve tough, complex problems, I apply what I learned at Simon.”

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    Rob Boulanger

    ’14S (MS) Management

    Associate Director, Downstream Process Development

    Protein Sciences Corporation

    “The Simon program gave me the business knowledge to complement my science background. I have enhanced my management capabilities with the ability to understand the financial implications of my activities.”

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    Anthony Santos

    '14S (MBA), Competitive and Organizational Strategy and Corporate Accounting

    Finance Management Associate,


    As a merit scholar and president of the Simon Financial Management Association, Anthony Santos understands the value of a business education from one of America’s top institutions. “Simon Business School offers a program that is academically rigorous,” he says.

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Connect With Simon

If you have been thinking about enhancing your professional prospects, exploring entrepreneurship, or changing your career, now is the time to consider Simon Business School. Fill out the short form below and a Simon representative will contact you.

Call Us

Full-Time Programs
(585) 275-3533

Executive MBA
(585) 275-3439

Part-Time Programs
(585) 275-3439

New York City Programs
(585) 402-3521

Call Us

Full-Time Programs
(585) 275-3533

Executive MBA
(585) 275-3439

Part-Time Programs
(585) 275-3439

New York City Programs
(585) 402-3521