Prospective Students

Located in the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area, San Jose State University is situated in the heart of the Silicon Valley, the nation's epicenter for high-tech development and a region known for its abounding entrepreneurship. In reflection of the multicultural community that surrounds it, the San Jose State University Lucas Graduate School of Business student population represents many nations and cultures. This diversity, and the variety of perspectives it brings, enriches the student experience, both in and outside of the classroom.

The programs at San Jose State's Lucas Graduate School of Business are flexible and cater to the large number of students who are working professionals. With a mix of programs, and the option of full-time or part-time matriculation, the business school caters to anyone who seeks a secondary business degree; who aims to propel his/her career; who wants to gain a better understanding of all the functions that drive businesses today; and who aspires to achieve great things in the world of business.

The Master of Business Administration degree offered by SJSU's College of Business is a general MBA. Our Master of Science programs provide targeted, in-depth study in the areas of Accounting, Tax and Transportation Management. We also offer a joint degree MBA/MS in Engineering offered in cooperation with the College of Engineering. Our MBA programs are open to students from all disciplines and are all accredited by the prestigious AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Graduates of SJSU's Lucas Graduate School of Business work in every industry, many at Fortune 500 companies. Some of our alumni can be found at global corporations including Cisco, HP, Apple, Adobe, Yahoo, Lockheed, NASA and Google. Other alumni are founding businesses, funding businesses, and using their expertise to help grow startups. The success of our alumni speaks to the fact that a graduate degree from the Lucas Graduate School of Business can truly “open doors” in the business world.