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Expand your professional competence in managing and influencing organizational effectiveness with your Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree earned online from the Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University. Complete a standard program of study or personalize your program with one of several specializations. Each specialization focuses on a unique element that will further enhance your skills and prepare you for a larger range of responsibility.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Master's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Applicants must have an accredited bachelor's degree with a minimum 2.0 GPA and must fulfill the English Language Requirement.

Program Description:

Ashford University's Master of Business Administration program is designed to teach students about management communications, organizational behavior, quantitative principles, operations management, and international business. Students have the opportunity to learn about managerial marketing, economics, accounting, and finance. This program is intended to teach business research methods, tools, and strategy. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to use critical thinking to solve business problems, demonstrate leadership ability and team building skills, and practice socially responsible and accountable behavior. This program is part of the school's Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢, and online business students have access to vast library of resources, including curated talent and high quality content dating back almost a century, as well as unique online speaker series and webinars.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

42 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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Required Courses for the Master of Business Administration:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Core Course Requirements

  • BUS 600: Management Communications with Technology Tools (3 credits)
  • BUS 610: Organizational Behavior (3 credits)
  • BUS 620: Managerial Marketing (3 credits)
  • BUS 670: Legal Environment (3 credits)
  • MAT 540: Statistical Concepts for Research (3 credits)
  • BUS 591: Financial Accounting & Analysis (3 credits)
  • BUS 642: Business Research Methods & Tools (3 credits)
  • BUS 630: Managerial Accounting (3 credits)
  • BUS 640: Managerial Economics (3 credits)
  • BUS 650: Managerial Finance (3 credits)
  • BUS 644: Operations Management (3 credits)

Standard Specialization Courses

  • BUS 616: International Business (3 credits)
  • INF 620: Management of Information Systems (3 credits)
  • BUS 690: Business Strategy (3 credits)

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Students might be interested in pursuing an advanced degree, although they could chose to pursue direct employment. Earning a doctorate in business administration might prepare students for advancement in the business field.

Career Paths:

Once students complete Ashford University's Master of Business Administration program, they could be able to pursue positions in the business world. Skills students might use include critical thinking, leadership, or team building. Students could be able to start their own business.

Positions that graduates might be able to pursue include:

  • Administrative services manager
  • Business manager
  • CEO
  • Financial officer
  • Human resources director
  • Management analysis
  • Retail manager

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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