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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Our Master of Business Administration online degree offers a hands-on approach to both business strategy and team leadership, as part of a cutting-edge educational experience.

Apply By:
January 5, 2023
Classes Start:
January 26, 2023
No Live Lectures
12 Courses
As Little as 15 Months
Pay as You Go ($300 per course assessment)

Overview

Advance your core business knowledge and learn the specialized skills to thrive in today’s global business environment. Explore exciting new business concepts that will prepare you to confidently take the lead in any organization or even manage your own business.

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What you’ll learn

Gain valuable skills to take your career to the next level: 

Understand how to effectively plan, manage, structure, and monitor businesses
Implement business operations from the ground up
Provide innovative solutions to real-world business problems
Learn to successfully navigate a globally connected business world
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Admission Requirements

Applicants to the MBA program need to be 18 years of age or older and be able to study in English. In addition, applicants need to have a bachelor's degree from a U.S. accredited institution or an equivalent degree from an accredited international institution and a letter of recommendation.

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Curriculum / Courses

The curriculum for the Master’s in Business Administration has been specifically crafted to help you advance your career or even manage your own business.  Students will learn how to position organizations for a competitive advantage, manage team collaboration and formulate effective business strategies. Our curriculum is based on a strong industry foundation and has been developed by top notch academic leadership to help students succeed.

  • 24 major course credits
  • 9 elective credits
  • 3 capstone credits
Note: For the MBA electives, the student is required to take any 3 out of the 4 courses listed above.

Specialize Your Degree

Gain the specialized skills you need to get the job you want. Showcase your expertise in a specific field with a certificate and stand out in a highly competitive job market. Consider polishing off your degree with any of the Business Administration Certificates below.

Certificate in Finance
Certificate in Marketing
Certificate in Strategy
Certificate in Entrepreneurship
Certificate in Accounting

Careers

Where will a Master’s in Business Administration take you? Your degree will help you prepare for a job as a:

Chief Executive Officer
Management Consultant
Accountant
And Many More!

As a UoPeople student, you’re never on your own—our Career Service Center provides resume feedback, networking tips, interview techniques and more.  

The 10 Best Jobs for MBA Graduates

Looking for jobs for MBA graduates? We have a top 10 list for you!

Is an MBA Really Worth It? Yes! Here’s Why

Graduate school is an investment that makes sense for many people, but not for all.

No tuition or enrollment fees

$60 application fee

$300 ASSESSMENT FEE PER COURSE

IN TOTAL AROUND $3,660 FOR THE DEGREE

Paying for school

UoPeople does not charge for tuition, books, or campus expenses. You’ll never have to pay fees for courses upfront. We charge only a $60 application fee, and a $300 assessment fee at the end of each course. This is a huge savings compared to U.S. public universities who charge on average $66,300 for an MBA degree. Over the course of your studies at UoPeople, you can expect to pay a total of only $3,660—less if you have credits to transfer in! Our mission is to make it possible for everyone to afford a degree; if you can’t afford these fees scholarships and grants may be available. 

Flexibility

Over half of our students are successfully studying while working, raising families, or both. UoPeople is proud to be the world’s most flexible option for earning a high-quality, accredited, 100% online degree. Learn more about how our programs are specially designed to work for you:
Asynchronous Learning
Accessible Technology
Transfer Credits

Common Questions Students Are Asking Us

Questions regarding our academic programs offered at UoPeople
Absolutely! UoPeople has students from over 200 countries and territories.
University of the People is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. 
Absolutely! Classes at UoPeople are small and highly qualified instructors are available to answer students’ questions and offer support. Additionally, each student is connected with a personal Program Advisor at the commencement of their studies, who remains with them until graduation. Program Advisors act as the students’ personal support system throughout their studies. The Program Advisor will answer any questions the student may have, offer academic advice, discuss course selection, and offer encouragement throughout the student’s studies.
Asynchronous learning allows you to learn on your own schedule. You will have access via the UoPeople Online Campus to assignments, lectures, and other learning materials. There are no live lectures or set class times at UoPeople.  
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