Master of Sustainable Business  

MSB Program Details


The Master of Sustainable Business program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The program is configured into 12 classes (36 total program hours) with evening classes that are offered in eight-week segments. Classes are typically offered weekdays from 6 to 10 p.m. At this time, Aquinas College does not have an online or distance learning degree program.


For the student who begins coursework in the fall, three regular semesters and one summer semester is the normal graduation track; however, students can attend the graduate program part-time.


Graduate tuition is currently $523/credit hour. Contact our Financial Aid Office at (616) 632-2893 for questions about various financial aid opportunities. 


For more information about the program, contact Lynn Atkins-Rykert at (616) 632-2924 or


Steps to Begin

In an effort to make the transition to the Master of Sustainable Business at Aquinas College as simple as possible, please complete the following steps:


1. Fill out the application online. There is no fee to apply.

2. Ask your undergraduate school’s registrar to mail your official transcripts to the Aquinas College of Sustainable Business. Aquinas will need transcripts from each college you have attended.

Transcripts should be sent to:

Aquinas College
Lynn Atkins-Rykert - Academic Building
1607 Robinson Road SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799

3. You will receive email confirmation when your application is received. Aquinas College will contact you if additional information is required. Either the GRE or GMAT is required to complete the application packet; however, six credit hours may be taken before the exam scores are received.


4. A variety of grants, scholarships, loans and payment plans are available to qualifying students. In order to apply for those, you will need to file a FAFSA form as early as possible. Apply for the FAFSA online. Be sure to obtain your PIN from that website before you complete the FAFSA form (Aquinas’ school code is 002239).

5. Visit our Financial Aid Office to explore scholarship and grant opportunities. For more information, contact or (616) 632-2893.

6. If you are interested in payment plan information, please contact the Student Accounts Office at (616) 632-2864.