Online Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Gain a mastery of business and lead a new workforce by earning an online MBA from William Woods University. Jump start or redefine your career with WWU’s online MBA degree program. From new business start-ups to advancement within a company, the entrepreneurial focus of the William Woods University MBA can help get you where you want to go.
The MBA is among the most coveted degrees in higher education with professionals and employers alike. It makes you stand out in a crowded job market and workforce. Our advanced curriculum draws on core competencies across business sectors to facilitate a well-rounded learning experience and establish a foundation for your career success. Our focus on entrepreneurial endeavors sets this program apart and provides you with a more diverse skill study. You will gain valuable skills, including:
- Human resources and organizational behavior
- Economics for business
- Accounting for managers
- Financial decisions
- Managerial ethics
- Marketing planning and development
- Marketing research
- Information technology management
- Business law
You can apply the acquired skills to the workforce or your own entrepreneurial endeavors for maximum career success.
The William Woods University MBA is a 30-credit-hour program recognized as one of the best programs in the state of Missouri. The university’s exceptional faculty lead you through rigorous curriculum and coursework. The program can be completed in less than two years, giving most students an accelerated option toward career advancement. Designed for working professionals, the program provides the academic advantage you need to excel in a competitive workforce. The added advantage of an online MBA allows students to take classes from any location in Missouri from St. Louis to Kansas City. You work to build an arsenal of skills and knowledge, including a strong theoretical background that emphasizes the practice of learned skills to overcome business challenges in a complex economic environment.
Accreditations & Memberships
William Woods University is a member of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs; the MBA is approved by the Higher Learning Commission. William Woods University is also a member of the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.
BMT 517 Human Resources & Organizational Behavior
BMT 539 Business Law
BMT 569 Entrepreneurship & Marketing Planning and Development
BMT 552 Marketing Research
BMT 545 Managerial Ethics
BMT 590 Applied Case Project
BMT 566 Financial Decisions
BMT 538 Accounting for Managers
BMT 524 Economics for Business
BMT 580 Management Systems
Business and managerial skills are in high demand in today’s job market, with many MBA students transitioning to an entrepreneurial program focus to broaden their career reach. Learn to identify new career and business opportunities. Job opportunities for MBA graduates include:
- Business partner
- Financial manager
- Health services manager
- High-end management consultant
- Marketing manager
- Sales manager
- Information technology director
An MBA provides a diverse credential for exceptional career flexibility and achievement.
- Official transcripts showing degree conferred with a 2.5 GPA
- Other proficiency requirement: You must have 3 hours of accounting, 3 hours of economics, and 3 hours of finance on an undergraduate level. (WWU provides these courses online.)