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MBA in Management - Strategic Management

  Gain an edge as a visionary leader and place yourself in line for unlimited success. At Lubin you can master:
  • Strategic thinking
  • Portfolio theory
  • Short- and long-term planning
  • The dynamic world of e-business
  • Research opportunities
  • Strategic approaches to human resources management
In a world in which excellent general managers have become a scarce commodity, Lubin's MBA in Strategic Management program will give you the edge you need to quickly rise to the top of your organization. Our world-class faculty, rigorous curriculum, ideal location in the heart of Manhattan's financial district, and abundance of opportunities to intern at some of the world's biggest and most respected corporations—including the Big Four accounting firms, Morgan Stanley, and JPMorgan Chase, among others—adds up to an unparalleled graduate learning experience.


The MBA in Strategic Management will give you a broad and deep skill set that can be applied across a range of business disciplines - both domestically and globally. With formal training in strategic business you will position yourself for an accelerated path to new heights, either in your current organization or in a new setting altogether. You'll learn how to recognize, analyze, respond, and strategically plan for such environmental factors as changing laws; accounting, financial, and economic challenges; technological changes; organizational and sociocultural issues; and domestic and international trends. Through Lubin, you gain:
  • A solid foundation in business strategy
  • Skill in adapting to evolving business environments
  • Opportunities to specialize in advanced strategy
Click to view curriculum for the MBA in Strategic Management.


Lubin puts you at the center of the world's business life, through a network of alumni and corporate partners that reaches into:
  • Major financial institutions
  • Media companies
  • Growing businesses in every industry

Gain valuable experience in one or more internships—with internationally respected companies. Students in the Strategic Management and other MBA programs routinely intern with:
  • AIG
  • Barclays
  • Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Davis Wealth Management
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Disney
  • Ernst & Young
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Grant Thornton
  • IBM
  • KPMG
  • Morgan Stanley
  • National Association for the Speciality Food Trade
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • SCHOTT North America, Inc
  • Terracycle
  • UBS
  • Zenith Optimedia
Convenient location: Pursue your MBA in Lower Manhattan in the financial district, a vibrant urban campus, blocks from the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve Bank.

Connect with industry insiders: In addition to the connections and advice our faculty offer, our alumni—who are themselves industry insiders, rising and leading in a wide range of enterprises—actively connect with current students through our LinkedIn mentoring program.

Take full advantage of your dedicated team of advisers while you're here. They can guide you through the program and into your career, opening doors and making connections for you.

Elite accreditation: Lubin's dual accreditation by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, in both business and accounting, is an elite distinction shared by fewer than 2% of business schools in the world.


A U.S. bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree from a foreign school is the preferred undergraduate degree requirement for admission into the MBA program. In addition to a resume, a personal statement, a GMAT or GRE score report, and two recommendations, applicants must submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities they have attended. If you are an MBA applicant who already holds a business-related master's or doctoral degree, you may request a waiver of the GMAT or GRE. A recent TOEFL score, no more than two years old, is required of all applicants whose native language is not English. Recommended application deadlines are August 1 for the fall entry term and December 1 for the spring entry term. Click for our Application Guidelines and Checklist.

For admission information, please contact:

New York City campus
Graduate Admission
Phone: 212-346-1531

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    Here's what to expect with an MBA in Strategic Management:
  • Excellent compensation: $130,000 is the mean salary for MBA in Strategic Management graduates (Source: Pace University Career Services Annual Reports)
  • Make your career move with one of the over 300 employers who recruit Pace graduates every year
  • Varied industries and professional paths.
  • Exciting opportunities at respected companies and organizations. Companies that have hired recent graduates of the MBA in Strategic Management program include:

    • American Express
    • Bristol-Myers Squibb
    • Con Edison
    • L-3 Communications
    • Novartis Pharmaceuticals
    • New York State Department of Motor Vehicles
    • Prestige Brands

  • Join our distinguished alumni, pursuing careers around the globe

    In the center of New York City's business life, Lubin introduces you to successful business leaders and thriving multinational corporations. Connect directly with the world-class individuals who serve as an Executive- or Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Pace. We nurture relationships with many of the world's leading executives, to broaden and deepen your learning experience—far beyond what you can expect at any other business school:
  • Meet top executives when they visit your classes and lecture on campus.
Off campus, we get you through the door and behind the scenes for unique opportunities, thanks to our rich and well-developed network of alumni and corporate partners:
  • A Fortune 100 study trip to company headquarters
  • The Fed: Research at the Federal Reserve - almost 100 Lubin alumni are employed here
  • NYSE: The rush of the trading floor
    "The Strategic Management MBA program at Lubin is characterized by a quality that's hard to match. I knew my business endeavors were going to have me deal with various industries, and this program incorporated all the aspects that have been key to my success. The faculty was top-notch; they brought extensive industry experience into the classroom and took the time to provide me with all the individualized support I needed. I was so impressed with my education at Lubin; I've never stopped being involved since graduation."

- Richard Nix '09  
Executive Vice President,  
President, Lubin Alumni Board