H. John Riley Dual Engineering / MBA Program

The H. John Riley Dual Engineering / MBA Program is designed to provide high-caliber students at Syracuse University with the opportunity to complete a bachelor's degree in the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science and an MBA degree in the Whitman School of Management in five years with minimal additional expense and time.

Program Structure

Students admitted to the MBA program will be awarded their B.S. in engineering degree concurrently with their MBA degree, as they will complete their B.S. and MBA requirements during their fifth year. Courses that satisfy the requirements of both degrees will contribute to the grade point averages of both degrees.

The H. John Riley Dual Engineering / MBA program requirements:

  • Year 1 & 2: Enrollment in required undergraduate coursework
  • Year 3: Enrollment in some MBA courses and summer MBA coursework, continued progress in undergraduate coursework
  • Year 4: Enrollment in some MBA courses and summer MBA internship, continued progress in undergraduate coursework
  • Year 5: Completion of BS and MBA coursework
Check with your department about how you can prepare yourself to be a part of the H. John Riley Dual Engineering / MBA program, and what courses you are required to complete to begin graduate study immediately following your sophomore year at L.C. Smith.