Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management offers world-class MBA degrees designed to develop values-centered leaders and advance responsible business practice through education that is entrepreneurial in spirit, ethical in focus and global in orientation. Established in 1969 and located in beautiful Malibu, California, Pepperdine Graziadio School is nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, The Princeton Review and accredited by AACSB and WSCUC. The Graziadio School emphasizes critical-thinking skills such as objective analysis and evaluation to prepare students to tackle real-world business issues. By cultivating a collaborative learning environment, Graziadio fosters passion for innovation and entrepreneurship that hones students' business acumen. Small-class sizes enable students to engage in dialogue with their professor and cohorts, learn best practices from fellow students, and leverage their real-world experience to deepen theoretical understanding. Students gain necessary skills to conduct business in a global marketplace while also learning to make ethical decisions in complex circumstances. The Graziadio MBA programs are offered to both working professionals and full-time students. For working professionals, Graziadio offers a fully employed MBA program (with both on-campus and online options), an executive MBA program (for mid-to-senior level executives), and a President and Key Executives MBA (for top-level executives). For full-time students we offer our full-time MBA program. The Graziadio School also offers numerous innovative Masters of Science programs, including Applied Finance, Global Business, Applied Analytics, Management and Leadership, Organization Development, Real Estate, and Human Resources, many of which are nationally ranked.