Pepperdine Graziadio Business School logo

Pepperdine Graziadio Business School

United States View Map
  • QS Global RankQS Global Rankings
    Position in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2020
  • GMATRange of average GMAT scores across all MBA programs at the institution
    550-650 - Low
    651-700 - Medium
    701-800 - High
  • DemographyAverage age of students across all MBA programs at the institution.
    27 Yrs.
  • ScholarshipIndication as to whether the institution provides scholarships for MBA programs.


For nearly 50 years, the Graziadio Business School has been anchored in the core values of integrity and innovation and dedicated to shaping Best for the World Leaders that drive meaningful, positive change in their global organizations and communities.

We offer a wide continuum of full-time and part-time MBA programs, as well as executive doctorate, master's, bachelor's, and joint degree programs online and across six California campuses, including Malibu and Silicon Beach.


The Pepperdine Graziadio Business School is consistently recognized globally for our top ranked programs.

  • #72 - US News - Part Time MBA 2019
  • #65 - Forbes - America's Best Business Schools 2017
  • #19 - US News - Online MBA 2019
  • #8  - Forbes - Faith Based School in the Nation - America's Best Business Schools 2017


The Graziadio community comprises diverse backgrounds and points of view, inviting individuals to grow and enrich their learning inside and outside the classroom.

  • 2,072 Total Student Enrollment
  • 1:1.01 % Male:Female Ratio
  • International Student Population
  • 56% United States, 17% China, 8% India, 3% Saudi Arabia, 6% Other


Our faculty members are world-class scholars, dedicated to serving as mentors, career advisors and for lifelong support.

  • 95 Full Time Faculty, 30 Adjunct Faculty
  • Average Class Size: 26 Students (86% of classes have 35 or fewer students)


The Graziadio global alumni network strengthens and expands our spirit of philanthropy, leadership, and community.

  • 40,000+ Graziadio Alumni Worldwide
  • 100,000+ Pepperdine University Alumni Worldwide


At the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School, our commitment to experiential learning reaches beyond borders. One-week, multi-week and trimester study abroad excursions immerse our students in business culture all around the world.

  • 47 Partner Universities in 25 Countries


With an entrepreneurial spirit, we advance experiential learning in small classes that deepen connections and stimulate critical thinking. Our faculty inspire students to realize their greatest potential as values-centered, "Best for the World Leaders."

  • 18 Institutes and Centers
  • 11 MBA Programs
  • 9 Certificate Programs
  • 7 Masters Programs
  • 1 Degree Completion Program
  • 1 Doctorate Program

Explore our programs.


  • Malibu
  • West LA/ Silicon Beach
  • Calabasas
  • Encino
  • Irvine
  • Bay Area/Silicon Valley
  • Online

Apply Now.

Attend an Event.

Meet At Business School Events

Saturday, 1st Feb 2020 |
14:30 - 18:00
Register now

Program Locations