Maximizing impact. Creating value.

The Heller Social Impact MBA is about more than just business. It's about making a real impact in the world.

You'll build capability to lead organizations, advance social impact initiatives and sustain communities. You'll also gain the confidence to have hard conversations and make tough decisions.

This isn't your typical MBA program. It's a Social Impact MBA.


Tailored to Your Career Aspirations


Our students have founded new ventures, interned with sector leaders, led social media campaigns, measured impact for leading organizations, and implemented sustainable development projects around the world.

Learning In the Field

During their time at Heller, students gain real-world experience through the capstone Team Consulting Projects, our unique Board Fellowship program, and other field opportunities that combine business skills with social impact.

The Heller MBA Community

There are endless opportunities to get involved in social impact work at Heller. If you're looking for an MBA program that will challenge you to think beyond profits and help you make a real difference in the world, look no further than the Heller Social Impact MBA.

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The Heller Social Impact MBA is perfect for those looking to become leaders within mission-driven organizations in the business, nonprofit, and government sectors. The curriculum emphasizes leadership and connection, helping students become policy leaders and change agents locally and globally.  With an impact-first approach to business and administration, the Heller Social Impact MBA provides you with the skills, knowledge and community you and a powerful alumni network need to advance social justice.

The Heller dual-degree programs let you further tailor your program to your goals. Combine an MBA with a master's degree in Public Policy, Sustainable International Development, Global Health Policy and Management, Conflict Resolution and Coexistence, and other programs to maximize the impact of your Heller experience.

If you're looking for an MBA program that will challenge you to think beyond profits and help you make a real difference in the world, look no further than the Heller Social Impact MBA.  At Heller, we believe that business can and should be a force for good. Join us and learn how to lead with purpose.

Learn how our alumni are making an impact

Elizabeth Nguyen

Elizabeth Nguyen, MBA/MA SID'20

Economic Opportunity Practice Lead, Village Capital

“Social justice is ingrained in every single class, discussion, group work, project. It is basically what drives everyone here at Heller.”

Norman Abbott

Norman Abbott, MBA/MPP'20

Regional Director, Office of U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton

“I chose to come to Heller because I was tired of making change on a one-to-one basis. I really wanted to make change on a larger scale.”

Adwoa Asare

Adwoa Asare, MBA’19

Program Manager at The MIINT 

“Heller immediately stood out as…an institution filled with students who were both talking the talk and walking the walk.”

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