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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Lead the way.

ACU’s online Master of Business Administration prepares professionals for Christian service and leadership in the global marketplace.

An MBA is a highly valued degree in today’s marketplace.

The Graduate Management Admissions Council reports that three in four employers plan to hire MBA graduates in 2016, and the Department of Labor reports that those with business-related master’s degrees earn an average of 20 percent more than their counterparts with a bachelor’s degree.

ACU’s fully online MBA program combines courses in leadership, organizational innovation, data-informed decision-making, faith and ethics to equip you to think critically, globally and missionally.

Designed with the working professional in mind, ACU’s MBA program is flexible, convenient and accessible – and you will be part of a dynamic online learning community of your peers and instructors. The payoff of an MBA begins well before graduation: as you take your classes, you can implement what you’ve learned immediately into work.

Ready to grow professionally and take your career to the next level? Contact ACU today to learn more about our MBA program.

Recently earn your undergraduate degree and looking for an edge to jump start your career? Learn more about our Master of Science in Management program.

Program Overview

Credit hours 36
Degree MBA
Program length 24 months
Tracks 5


You will take courses such as:

  • Foundations of Analytics
  • Operations and Information Technology Management
  • Business Law and Ethics
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Innovation
  • Managerial Decision Making 


  • Business Analytics
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management 
  • Marketing
  • International Business
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What outcomes can you expect?

  • Marketing Director
  • Management Consultant
  • International Investment Manager
  • Director of Operations
  • Plant Superintendent
  • Operations Manager
  • General Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer
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Admission Requirements

  • The MBA program has three prerequisite courses to ensure your success in the program. 
  • They are accounting (e.g. ACCT 210), economics (e.g. ECON 260 or 261) and statistics (e.g. IS 322 or MATH 377). 
  • ACU plans to offer coursework that will fulfill these requirements. Contact an admissions advisor for details.

See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here.
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements please contact a Graduate Advisor.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.