MBAF500I: Work Experience for International MBA Students

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Master of Business Administration students on an F or J visa may obtain off-campus work experience in the United States after they have been in status (including ESL or another program) for 9 academic months.

Part-time: Up to 20 hours per week.

Full-time: 20 hours or more per week. After one-year of full-time CPT you are no longer eligible for OPT.

Students must attend the MBA Orientation and Career Services Workshop, have their resume reviewed by Career Services, and obtain the approval of the MBA Chair before work permission will be granted. More details are on the downloadable MBAF 500I CPT Approval Form (available in ISS).

If your employer has questions about hiring an international student, please have them contact Scott Parillo at