3+1 Accelerated Fourth Year MBA

An accelerated dual-degree program leading to a BSBA and MBA that prepares you to meet the challenges of today's data-driven global economy. 

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At A Glance

Real-World Value

  • Bryant’s Accelerated Fourth Year MBA (3+1) Program offers significant value compared to more typical five-year BS/MBA options. 

Inspiring Educators

  • Our faculty serve as dedicated mentors who work closely with students to provide experiential learning opportunities.

Dedicated Resources

  • Students are supported by an academic advisor to keep them on track.

Program Level: Accelerated Programs

College/School: College of Business

The Bryant Difference

Dean Madan Annavarjula

Our accelerated-dual degree program offers enhanced value, prepares and empowers students to differentiate and position themselves for success, which is particularly important in today’s economic environment.

Madan Annavarjula, Ph.D. 

Dean of the College of Business and Professor of International Business

Earn Your BSBA + MBA in 4 Years

Bryant's accelerated Fourth Year (3+1) MBA Program is an innovative academic choice for exemplary students seeking increased value and more options to fast-track their undergraduate and graduate education to gain a competitive advantage in the workplace. Students will complete the Bryant undergraduate curriculum in three years, including the three summer terms. 

Interdisciplinary Advantage

With a strong foundation in business, the liberal arts, and health and behavioral sciences, our program will allow students to accelerate their education and take advantage of the return on investment. 

  • Eligible students will complete Bryant's integrated business and liberal arts undergraduate curriculum in three years
  • Direct admission into the Bryant one-year MBA program
  • Students will be guaranteed campus housing for the three undergraduate years with a dedicated resident assistant. Fourth-year on-campus housing options are available.
  • A dedicated faculty director and academic advisor
  • Hybrid class model with both traditional on-campus setting and virtual over the summer
  • Experiential learning programs including internships and faculty-led international travel opportunities


Bryant ranks in the top 1 percent for lifetime earnings and ROI 

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