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Program Overview

Program Overview

It’s the MBA with a job. 

Capitalize on experiential learning opportunities. We created the Fast Track MBA for determined young professionals, with under three years of work experience. Gain marketable work experience by working with one of our corporate business partners. The Fast Track MBA also includes your own personal leadership plan. Step forward in the job market with guidance from professional and faculty mentors.

Connect with businesses here in Nashville as well as abroad on our built-in international trip. 

A new cohort begins in June, with classes meeting two nights per week.

Admissions Requirements

Admissions Requirements

  • Online application and fee
  • GMAT scores (see waiver information below and try our Sample GMAT.)
  • Fast Track MBA candidates with an undergraduate GPA of 3.20 or higher may qualify for a GMAT waiver.
  • Undergraduate transcripts (and graduate, if applicable)
  • Have electronic transcripts emailed directly from your university to
  • If you are sending a hard copy, have it mailed to: ATTN: Graduate Admissions Office, 1 University Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37204
  • Resume
  • Two professional references
  • Personal response to the following question: How will the knowledge and skills you expect to attain in Lipscomb's MBA program help you create more value in your organization and community?



Tuition & Aid

Tuition & Aid

Tuition: 36-hour program / $1,350* per credit hour

  • Total Tuition: $48,600*
  • $50 application fee and $195 graduation fee
  • Case materials included in tuition
  • Program fee

*Note: The graduate tuition rates may increase annually, effective each summer semester.

Types of Aid


Part-time MBA in TN by Bloomberg Businessweek


Both our deeply connected faculty and our experiential learning opportunities offer myriad ways for you to form relationships with leaders in the industry. These connections will serve and support you throughout your career.

Cohort Model

Our cohort model emphasizes communal learning and extended field experiences. You’ll have the opportunity to form professional and personal relationships with like-minded peers that will extend far beyond the duration of the program.


A big city. An even bigger opportunity. We consider Nashville an extension of our classroom, and as a leading city in many industries, that means you’ll gain experience and insight you won’t find anywhere else.

Our Faculty

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    Allison Duke

    Senior Associate Dean, College of Business

    Dr. Allison Duke is Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Management at Lipscomb University's College of Business. As Senior Associate Dean, Dr. Duke leads the development of strategic initiatives and...

    Meet Allison Duke
  • Jeff Cohu headshot

    Jeff Cohu

    Ex. Dir., Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

    Dr. Jeff Cohu is an experienced management consultant, entrepreneur, and educator. In addition to his ongoing consulting practice, he currently serves as an Associate Professor of Management and Executive Director...

    Meet Jeff Cohu
  • Natasha Johnson headhsot

    Natasha Johnson

    Assistant Professor

    Dr. Natasha Johnson worked as a human resource manager within the healthcare field prior to transitioning to academia. She has an MBA from Lipscomb University as well as a BBA...

    Meet Natasha Johnson
  • Joe Ivey headshot

    Joe Ivey


    Joe Ivey serves as a Professor of Management. Prior to becoming a member of the full-time faculty, he served five years as the university's Senior Vice President for advancement. He received...

    Meet Joe Ivey
  • Hannah Stolze headshot

    Hannah Stolze

    Associate Professor

    Hannah J. Stolze (PhD in Business Administration; MA in Biblical Studies, Wheaton College) is an Associate Professor of SCM & Director of the Center for Transformative Sales & Supply Chain...

    Meet Hannah Stolze
  • Lindsay Dillingham headshot

    Lindsay Dillingham

    Assistant Professor

    Prior to earning her doctorate from the University of Kentucky in 2014, Dr. Dillingham worked for Merrill Lynch in Nashville after graduating from Lipscomb. Since joining the faculty full-time in...

    Meet Lindsay Dillingham
  • Rick Holaway headshot

    Rick Holaway

    Dept. Chair-Mgmt. Entrepreneurship & Marketing

    Rick Holaway serves as a Chair for Management, Entrepreneurship and Marketing and as an Assistant Professor of Marketing, teaching marketing and management courses. Prior to becoming a member of the full-time...

    Meet Rick Holaway
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    Julio Rivas

    MBA Director

    Julio A. Rivas, born in Torreon, Mexico, and lived in Guadalajara, Mexico, until 2007. He went to school to Monterrey Tech, Guadalajara Campus, and got his BBA in Finance and...

    Meet Julio Rivas
  • Jeff Jewell headshot

    Jeff Jewell


    Jeff was born in Bloomington, Indiana, but grew up in Searcy, Arkansas, where both of his parents were professors at Harding University. Jeff earned his BA in history from Harding,...

    Meet Jeff Jewell

Career Paths

Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Managers

Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers plan programs to generate interest in products or services. They work with art directors, sales agents, and financial staff members.

Human Resources Managers

Human resources managers plan, direct, and coordinate the administrative functions of an organization. They oversee the recruiting, interviewing, and hiring of new staff; consult with top executives on strategic planning; and serve as a link between an organization’s management and its employees.

Financial Analysts

Financial analysts provide guidance to businesses and individuals making investment decisions. They assess the performance of stocks, bonds, and other types of investments.