Master of Business Administration (45-hour)

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Admission Requirements Program Format Specializations

Master of Business Administration
School of Business


GetEducated.com Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration, 100% online program, is designed to strengthen your management skills as you build on your foundation in entrepreneurship, business and management in a variety of organizations. Each specialization is designed to equip you with the tools and skills essential for effective communication skills and research practices necessary to thrive in the business world. The variety of specializations provide you with the opportunity to receive the same foundation with additional classes surrounding topics you are passionate about.

You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Executive Leadership, Accounting, or Marketing.
 

 


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Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 45 total hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.

Required Specializations

Students pursuing this program are required to choose a specialization, or choose the 36-hours MBA program. Explore information about each specialization below.

  • Accounting

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Accounting (45-hours), 100% online program, prepares you for leadership positions in the corporate world, focusing on accounting. You will master a variety of accounting skills that will push you towards success as a well-rounded business leader. You will also study accounting ethics and best practices- skills that are mastered in a team environment and equip you to become a successful business executive.

    Your skills will be enhanced through the examination of:

    • Advanced cost accounting.
    • Advanced auditing.
    • Financial accounting theory.
    • Accounting for decision making.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Audit Accountant
    • Auditor
    • Business Owner
    • Finance Manager
     

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  • American Legal Studies

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in American Legal Studies (45-hours), 100% online program,combines courses in law with the advanced study of business to provide you with an MBA that can seamlessly fit into your professional career. You will be equipped with the tools to succeed in leadership and management in finance, law, and management.

    You will be equipped with an understanding in:

    • Legal systems and research.
    • Legal writing and analysis.
    • Contracts law.
    • Property law.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Legal Investigator
    • Arbitrator
    • Contract Adminstrator
     

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  • Criminal Justice Administration

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Criminal Justice Administration (45-hours), 100% online program, will prepare you for leadership opportunities in the fields of business and criminal justice. You can pursue your passion of law and justice by advancing in your knowledge of effective research methods, organizational administration, and criminal law.

    • You also will develop skills relevant in:
    • Criminal justice integration.
    • Administration of justice organizations.
    • Topics and trends in criminal justice.
    • Legal issues in business.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Administration
    • Casework
    • Corrections
    • Counseling
    • Juvenile Justice
    • Probation and Parole
    • Social Services
     

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  • Finance

    Liberty University’s ACBSP accredited Master of Business Administration – Finance, 100% online program, is designed to allow you to build competence in a broad set of skills, zeroing in on finance strategies and services in a comprehensive manner. The curriculum is geared towards the financial decision making process and corporate financing strategies and services.

     Your skills will be enhanced through the examination of: 

    • Financial theory, quantitative finance, reporting and analysis.
    • The manner in which financial markets function.

    Potential Career Fields:

    • Budget Analyst
    • Credit Analyst
    • Risk Management Specialist
    • Investment Underwriter

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  • Healthcare Management

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management (45-hours), 100% online program, will prepare you for a leadership position in the healthcare industry by providing you with a stronger foundation in aspects of general business and healthcare organizations and management. You will focus on the ethical, professional, and financial situations common in the healthcare field.

    Courses will provide you with a foundation in:

    • Legal and ethical issues for health professionals.
    • Healthcare administration.
    • Managing human capital in healthcare.
    • Organizational design and structure.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Office Management
    • Consulting firms
    • Public health departments
    • Universities and research institutions
     

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  • Human Resources

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Human Resources (45-hours), 100% online program, is designed to equip you with the tools and skills you need to successfully assist and assess your field of business. Your passion for people will be integrated into new leadership and management skills obtained in this program.

    You will also expand your knowledge in:

    • Workforce planning and employment.
    • Human resource development.
    • Compensation management.
    • Operations management.  
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Business Owner
    • Case Worker
    • Human Resource Manager
    • Ministry Worker
     

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  • International Business

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in International Business (45-hours), 100% online program, will build on your business foundation to include insightful courses that will provide you with international best practices in business. You will have the opportunity to look at financing and developing markets at the international level.

    This program will train you to have a better understanding of:

    • The environment of international business.
    • Global financial markets.
    • Developing global markets.
       

    Potential Career Fields:

    • Export/Import Business
    • Global Sales & Marketing
    • Global Industry Manager
    • International Business Manager
    • Legal issues in business.
       

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  • International Legal Studies

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in International Legal Studies (45-hours), 100% online program, will provide you with an understanding in international and legal concepts that will strengthen and build on your foundation in business. You will develop needed skills in management with a focus in business law, trade law, and legal writing and analysis.

    Courses will evaluate and cover a variety of topics including:

    • Legal systems and research.
    • Legal writing and analysis.
    • International business law.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Legal Advisor
    • Paralegal Assistant
    • International Human Rights Activist
    • International trade law.
       

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  • Leadership

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Leadership (45-hours), 100% online program, will prepare you for corporate and organizational leadership by providing you with the tools to lead organizational change, develop servant leadership and master executive leadership. These valuable skills are perfected within a team environment, equipping you to become a successful and qualified business executive.

    You will be equipped with an understanding in:

    • Leadership theory.
    • Leading organizational change.
    • Legal issues in business.
    • Operations management.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Entrepreneur
    • Executive
    • Manager
     

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  • Marketing

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Marketing (45-hours), 100% online program, will allow you to master pertinent communication and leadership skills essential to understanding and acting on market research, advertising, and consumer behavior. These tools and skills are integral to your success as a business leader in marketing.

    Your skills will be enhanced through the examination of:

    • Marketing promotions.
    • Supply chain management.
    • Marketing research.
    • Consumer behavior.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Market Researcher
    • Product Manager
    • Marketing Manager
    • Sales
    • Promotion
    • Brand Manager
    • Account Executive
    • Merchandiser
    • Store Manager
       

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  • Non-Profit Leadership and Management

    With Liberty University’s ACBSP accredited Master of Business Administration – Non-Profit Management, 100% online program, you will feel confident that your passion and influence, coupled with your training, can take your non-profit further in making a difference! Additionally, you will expand your current knowledge and training to best assess the future needs in the field of non-profit organizations.

    Your skills will be enhanced through the examination of:

    • Non-Profit leadership, governance and management.
    • Financial accounting for decision making.
    • Resource development.
    • Strategic planning.
    • Community relations.
       

    Potential Career Fields:

    • Social and Community Service Manager
    • Regulatory Affairs Manager
    • Compliance Manager
    • Investment Fund Manager

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  • Project Management

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Project Management (45-hours), 100% online program, will advance your understanding of project management as you integrate marketing strategies and management practices pertinent to the field of business within both national and global markets. You will gain valuable skills to equip you as a successful business executive sharpening your knowledge in regards to the scope of a project, as well as managing time, clients, and quality control.

    You will develop an understanding of:

    • Advanced project management.
    • Global project management.
    • Policy and strategy in global competition.
    • Organizational design and structure.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Senior Project Manager
    • Assistant Project Manager
    • Project Scheduler
    • Business Marketing
       

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  • Public Administration

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Public Administration (45-hours), 100% online program, you will gain knowledge and insight into financial, professional, and administrative issues related to the federal, state, and local levels of government and non-profit organizations. You will enhance your analytical capabilities regarding political and economic decision making through courses that will challenge you to become a better business leader.   

    You also will develop skills relevant in:

    • Fundamentals of public administration.
    • Politics, strategies and initiatives of community economic development.
    • Public policy analysis.
    • Policy and strategy in global competition.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • City/County Manager
    • Administrative Officer
    • Security Specialist
    • Investigator/Inspector
    • Probation Officer
     

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  • Public Relations

    Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Public Relations (45-hours), 100% online program, will allow you to master skills in public relations writing, research, communication, and leadership so that you can be equipped with an in depth understanding of the field of Public Relations. Your degree will be enhanced by a solid foundation in business and finance principles.

    Courses will provide you with a foundation in:

    • Media technologies and communication strategies.
    • Communication and conflict.
    • Strategic community campaigns for the digital age.
    • Global economic environment.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Public Relations Officer
    • Public Relations Coordinator
    • Community Relations Coordinator
    • Account Executive
    • Sales
    • Product Manager
    • Marketing/Public Relations Researcher
     

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  • Strategic Management

    Liberty University’s ACBSP accredited Master of Business Administration – Strategic Management, 100% online program, is designed to prepare you to help organizations design a path to future growth and success. Through this program, you will enhance the skills needed to direct the strategic development and implementation of long-term goals and objectives and have an edge when working with company leadership.

    This program provides you with a foundation to explore:

    • Organizational design and structure.
    • Executive leadership and management.
    • Workforce planning and employment.
    • Ethical leadership.
       

    Potential Career Fields:

    • Company Leader or Manager
    • Mediator
    • Recruitment Specialist
    • Training Manager 
       

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  • Supply Chain Management and Logistics

    Liberty University’s ACBSP accredited Master of Business Administration – Supply Chain Management & Logistics, 100% online program, is designed to equip you with the knowledge needed to succeed in one of the fastest growing areas in business. Organizations must rely on effective supply chains to compete in the global market. Careers in Supply Chain Management & Logistics are largely data driven and require a high level of attention to detail.

    This program provides you with a foundation to explore:

    • Customer relationship management.
    • Management of the flow of goods and services.
    • Movement of materials.
    • Warehousing and inventory management.
    • Delivery of finished goods from point of origin to consumer.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Cost Estimators.
    • Industrial Production Managers
    • Loss Prevention Managers
    • Storage and Distribution Managers
       

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