Rockhurst University’s Helzberg School of Management develops leaders of competence and conscience who apply their excellent business skills and leadership traits to make a positive difference in the world. You will receive a values-based education in the Jesuit tradition and graduate with real-world business skills, important connections through our accomplished network of alumni, and a clear road to success in your career path of choice.

We are Kansas City’s only private AACSB-accredited institution, an accreditation that less than 5% of the world’s business schools have earned. Our business programs have also earned top rankings from U.S. News & World Report for 2020 including:

  • A Best Grad School for a Part-Time MBA
  • #15 in Information Systems
  • #18 in Management MBA
  • #23 Best Regional Universities Midwest rankings

Our Programs

We offer a variety of graduate degrees, specializations and certificate programs to ensure you get the quality education you need to meet your career goals.

Online MBA

The Helzberg MBA builds your business skills through coursework in management, leadership, finance, accounting and economics. Customize your learning with a 100% online generalist track or one of our concentration options: Business Intelligence, Data Science, Finance, Healthcare Management, Management, Nonprofit Leadership, or Organizational Leadership.

Master of Science in Data Analytics

The Master of Science in Data Analytics gives you the skills you need to excel in the fast-growing, in-demand world of data science. You will gain the technical skills behind statistical modeling, machine learning, computer science, predictive modeling and data visualization—and learn how to apply these skills to real business problems.

M.A. in Organizational Leadership

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership prepares you to become an effective, ethical leader who deeply understands leadership, human resources, functional decision-making and team dynamics. You can choose a learning concentration in Organizational Leadership and Development, Healthcare Management or Nonprofit Administration. Prepare for career advancement in roles requiring organizational management skills, or for leadership in fields such as nursing, IT, human resources and education.

Certificate in Analytics and Insights

Our Certificate in Analytics and Insights is a 12-credit program that helps you understand, create, monitor and evaluate analytics. Choose a track in Data Science, Business Intelligence or Health Analytics and complete the program with the option to apply your credits toward the MSDA later.

Certificate in Healthcare Management

Our Certificate in Healthcare Management is a 12-credit program that helps you prepare to become a leader and navigate the complex health care climate of tomorrow.

Certificate in Management

Our Certificate in Management is a 12-credit program that helps you prepare strengthen your strategic and management competencies while tailoring your studies to fit your career goals.

Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership

Our Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership is a 12-credit program that helps you prepare learn to make a positive difference as a nonprofit leader in various organizations and communities.

Certificate in Organizational Leadership

Our Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership is a 12-credit program that helps you equip yourself with the tools to lead, communicate and inspire employees across organizations.

Prepare for Career Advancement

When you study with Rockhurst, you earn a degree from a highly respected university with a proud heritage, a well-connected alumni network, and study options that fit your unique career goals. Whatever path in business you wish to pursue, we’ll help you get there.

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