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Choose MBU

It takes more than a degree to get you where you want to go in life. That’s why an MBU education is designed to help you become the advantaged thinking and doer that the job market of tomorrow craves. Whether you’re finishing a degree or kicking off something entirely new, MBU’s engaged faculty, supportive advisors, and flexible schedules provide the personalized, tailor-made programs you need to launch your next chapter. 

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A powerful alumni network

A Mary Baldwin education equips graduates with the intercultural competencies, problem-solving, leadership and collaboration, and communication skills they need to succeed in a dynamic global workplace. Alumni pursue meaningful, future-proof careers — and stay connected. Joining MBU brings you access to a robust network of trailblazing professionals ranging from data scientists, to doctors, teachers, social entrepreneurs, executive coaches, and more.

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A legacy of innovative education

Founded in 1842, Mary Baldwin University has a proud legacy of student-centered innovation —  always laser-focused on the best way to serve students in an ever-changing and complicated world. Our interdisciplinary approach pairs market-relevant degrees, personal branding packages, and career-focused curricula with targeted experiential learning opportunities to hone the skills you need to build the life you want. 

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Expert faculty focused on your success

At Mary Baldwin, success is built inside and outside the classroom. MBU professors bring field-tested, real-world experience to the table. They’ll know your name and invest in your progress and success. Combine that with the new McCree Center for Life Success — a dynamic hub of student support staffed by a team of professional advisors and life coaches. Together with your professors, they’ll help you plan an academic journey that results in a career and life you’ll love.

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Ready to apply?

Questions? Mary Baldwin’s admissions team is ready and available right now.

Eager to launch the next phase of your education? Simply fill out our application form. An admissions counselor will be in touch with a decision within a week!