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Best Graduate Business Schools in Metro Detroit 2022

Devos Graduate School, Northwood University, Midland // Photo by Phil Cole

Baker Center for Graduate Studies – Auburn Hills | Private
Graduate Programs: MBA in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Intelligence, Finance, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Leadership Studies.
baker.edu; 855-487-7888

Cleary University- Detroit and Howell | Private
Graduate Programs: MBA and MS degrees are offered 100% online. Master’s objectives include analytical effectiveness, financial planning, healthcare leadership, strategic leadership, human resource management, and culture, change, and leadership.
cleary.edu; 517-338-3315

Concordia University – Ann Arbor | Private Christian University
Graduate Programs: A Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is available, as well as MBAs with specializations in accounting, communications and public relations, finance, healthcare administration, human resource management, innovation and entrepreneurship, sports and entertainment business, etc.
cuaa.edu/business; 734-995-7527

Davenport University – Detroit | Private
Graduate Programs: MBA programs with specializations in General Business, Data Mining and Visualization, Healthcare Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Predictive Analytics and Data Visualization, Finance, Leadership Strategies, Management Accounting and strategic management. A master’s degree in management is available, as well as a master’s degree in accounting.
davenport.edu; 800-686-1600

Eastern Michigan University – Ypsilanti
Graduate programs: MBA with 14 different areas of specialization; Master’s degrees in accounting, finance, human resource management and organizational development, information systems, integrated marketing communications, taxation, etc.
emich.edu/cob; 734-487-0042

Lawrence Technological University – Southfield | Private
Graduate programs: MBA and master’s degree programs are offered online and on campus with concentrations in business data analytics, healthcare administration, information technology, and graduate certificates in cybersecurity and project management. Students also have the option of pursuing a general MBA where they can choose any combination of three upper-level electives, offering the widest range of knowledge.
ltu.edu; 248-204-3160

Madonna University – Livonia | Private
Graduate Programs: MBA certifications offered in Cost Management, Criminal Justice Leadership, Information Technology Management, and more. MSBA courses offered in management studies and various leadership disciplines. Courses also available online.
madonna.edu; 734-432-5354

University of Michigan- East Lansing
Graduate programs: MBA programs offered in person, online or hybrid. Full-time MBA programs in business analysis, finance, human resources and strategic management, marketing and supply chain management.
Executive education: Executive MBA offered in Troy and East Lansing one weekend/month in Lansing and online. A wide range of open-enrollment, non-degree programs are available, specializing in business tools and techniques, finance, leadership, and more.
Full-time MBA: 517-355-7604
Executive MBA: 517-355-7603
Executive Development Programs: 517-353-8711
msu.edu; 517-355-1855

Northwood University, Devos Graduate School – Midland | Private
Graduate Programs: Accelerated, online, and evening MBA programs; A master’s degree in organizational leadership, finance, business analysis, finance and a doctorate in business administration are offered.
devos.northwood.edu; 800-622-9000

Oakland University- Rochester Hills
Graduate Programs: Online and on-campus master’s programs include 100% online MBAs, part-time MBAs for working professionals, weekend executive MBAs for experienced professionals, and a master’s degree. in accounting. Masters degrees in Business Analytics, Cybersecurity and Information Technology Management. Graduate certificates include Certified Financial Planner, Digital Marketing, Nonprofit Management, Paralegal, Project Management, and Quantitative Methods Workshop.
Management training: Training opportunities for career advancement available.
MBA: oakland.edu/business; 248-370-3287
PACE: oaklande.edu/pace; 248-370-3177

University of Detroit Mercy – Detroit | Private
Graduate Programs: An MBA program for working professionals is offered evenings and weekends and can be completed in one year with a full-time course schedule. Concentrations include Business Administration and Health Services Administration. Certificates in ethical leadership and business turnaround management are offered. Dual degree programs are also available in law, computer and information systems, and health services administration.
business.udmercy.edu; 313-993-1245

University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
Graduate programs at the Ross School of Business: full-time MBA program; evening, online and weekend part-time MBA programs; and an Executive MBA program are available in Ann Arbor. The school also offers master’s degrees in management, accounting, and supply chain management.
Executive Education: There is a wide range of customized and open-enrollment programs designed to develop individual specializations and strengthen organizations.
MBA: michiganross.umich.edu; 734-615-5002
Executive training: michiganross.umich.edu/programs/executive-education; 734-763-1000

University of Michigan- Cherborn
Graduate Programs: Earn master’s degrees with classes available on weekday evenings, online, or through a combination of both. MBA and MS programs are offered in accounting, business administration, business analysis, finance, information systems management, marketing, and supply chain management. Dual degree options are also available.
umdearborn.edu/cob/grad-programs; 313-593-4776

Phoenix University – Detroit
Graduate programs: Master in Management.
phoenix.edu; 313-324-3900

Walsh CollegeTroy | Private
Graduate Programs: Online and on-campus master’s programs, including a Master of Business Administration (MBA), four dual-degree MBA programs, a cyber MBA, the Walsh/Kettering tech MBA, and the INSOFE International Tech MBA with a concentration in Data Science. MS programs include Accounting, Data Analytics, Finance, Information Technology and IT Leadership, Management, Marketing, and Taxation. A Doctor of Business Administration is available.
Executive Education: Customized training including professional development, test preparation, and continuing education for business certifications.
walshcollege.edu; 248-823-1600

Wayne State University – Detroit
Graduate programs at the Mike Ilitch School of Business: MBA offered part-time and evening with 13 concentrations available online or on-site in accounting systems, entrepreneurship and innovation, sports and entertainment management and healthcare supply chain management. The school also offers master’s degrees in accounting, finance, data science and business analytics, and automotive supply chain management. Doctorates. are also available.
ilitchbusiness.wayne.edu; 313-577-4723

Sources: Lists reflect programs offered by a college’s business school, where such business schools exist. This list does not include certificate programs or minors. All universities are public unless otherwise stated.