Sonoma MBA in Wine Business

Let Your Passion Become Your Profession.



Today's wine industry is changing. More than simply meeting the industry's needs, the Sonoma MBA in Wine Business is helping shape how the industry evolves within the demands of globalization, technology, and changing regulations.

This specialized program is the only of its kind and equips students with wine business knowledge and industry-specific tools to deliver results in today's competitive global wine markets. The program is internationally-accredited and delivered in a part-time format for working professionals (two years), or a full-time track for students wishing to complete the program in one year.

Students gain knowledge and experience to construct and present quantitative analysis, including data analytics, finance, and cost accounting and control. Students also develop leadership communication skills to manage people ethically and effectively in order to accomplish goals and advance initiatives on behalf of any organization. 

Through a business intelligence data analytics challenge, a capstone course, and courses taught by advanced practitioners, students develop their ability to synthesize and present analysis for managerial decision making.

Study with other talented wine business professionals and industry newcomers who bring rich experience and global perspectives to challenges and opportunities faced by wine business leaders in domestic and international markets around the world.







Stake your place in the wine industry.

Sonoma MBA in Wine Business at a glance. Launches every fall.


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School of Business and Economics at Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928 • 707-664-3501