happy student in the Stanford MSx program

Stanford MSx or MBA Program

Both the Stanford MSx and Stanford MBA Program can transform you into an impactful leader. Use this program comparison to discover which program is best for you, your current situation, and future career goals.

The MSx Program is a one-year, full-time, accelerated business program for proven leaders and entrepreneurs, with a minimum of eight years of full-time work experience. The program helps you advance your career, explore an entrepreneurial venture, or change a career. The average amount of professional work experience is 12.9 years.

The MBA Program is a two-year, full-time, general management program that helps you develop your vision and the skills to achieve it. There is no minimum years of work experience required to apply or attend; the average years of professional work experience for the current class is 4.6 years.