Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business
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Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business

General Description

In its relatively short history, The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, has established itself as one of the leading business schools in the world. With talented faculty and a renowned research center, the school sits among top-ranked U.S. business schools.

Fuqua enrolled its first class in 1970. Today, the annual enrollment in Fuqua's degree programs is more than 1,300. These programs include:

* The Duke MBA - Daytime
* The Duke MBA - Global Executive
* The Duke MBA - Weekend Executive
* The Duke MBA - Cross Continent
* The PhD Program in Business Administration
* Master of Management Studies: Foundations of Business

A Health Sector Management certificate is available in the Daytime, Global Executive, Weekend Executive and Cross Continent programs.

Fuqua is the world's first legitimately global business school. In 2008, the school launched an initiative to establish campus locations in the cultural and economic hubs of the world including:

* London, England
* Dubai, United Arab Emirates
* Shanghai/Kunshan, China
* St. Petersburg, Russia
* New Delhi, India

This global expansion is supported by the interdisciplinary culture and resources of Duke University. Partnering with Fuqua are: the Duke University School of Law, the Sanford School of Public Policy, the Nicholas School of the Environment, the Duke University School of Medicine, the Pratt School of Engineering, and the Duke Global Health Institute.


  The Duke MBA—Daytime The Duke MBA—Global Executive program
Duration22 months21 months
Graduation monthMaySeptember
Available for employmentmid-mayAnytime
Number of students39955
Average age2934
Average years of work experience611
% International students3938
% Women4835
Average GMAT score680-

Contact Details

1 Towerview Drive
Durham, NC 27708-0112, USA
Tel: +1 (919) 660-7810

Information updated in April 2023