MBA 45 Hours Online
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100% Online, 8 Week
Transfer Credits
Up to 50% of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
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Sep 16, 2019
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ACBSP

Our Master’s in Business Administration is a Leader Among MBA Online Degree Programs

Liberty University’s online MBA degree is leading the way in masters-level training if you want to expand your knowledge in business administration. The curriculum for this 100% online program builds on your existing knowledge and experience to develop your critical thinking, leadership, and management skills. Whether you are seeking to grow in your current position or explore other areas within the field of business administration, our program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and training you need.


Why Choose Liberty’s Online MBA?

Understanding the core aspects of business is essential to your future success, and Liberty’s master’s in business administration online program will provide you with the essential training you need to open doors to a variety of career opportunities worldwide. Each core business class in our online MBA is designed to prepare you for the specialized training you will gain when you choose an area of study. Specializations allow you to concentrate on one aspect of the business world, providing you with a focused degree that aligns with your passions. 

In addition to unparalleled affordability and flexibility, our online master’s in business degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP is an optional program-specific accreditation beyond what is required by the Department of Education, and its endorsement affirms the value and credibility of your degree. With a Master of Business Administration and specialized training, you can stand out among other business professionals in the corporate world.


What Will You Learn in Our Masters of Business Administration Online Degree?

Liberty University’s Masters of Business Administration is an industry leader in online MBA programs. You will be taught and mentored by business professionals with years of real-world experience in management and leadership who are invested in the success of their students. Not only will our online MBA degree help you grow as an industry professional, but it will also position you to expand your potential as a business leader — you’ll build on core business principles as well as focus on a chosen area of study, whether finance, international business, nonprofit leadership, project management, or one of our many other specializations. 

And you’ll be able to do it without compromising your current family or professional commitments. Our master’s in business administration is offered completely online, so you can remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the stress of taking classes away from home. Each of our online MBA degree specializations are designed to equip you with the tools and skills you need to incorporate effective communication, productive research, and ethical leadership into your sphere of influence at work. Choose a specialization you are passionate about, and prepare to see yourself thriving in the business world.

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Specializations for Liberty’s Online MBA Program

Students pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration (45-credit-hour) degree are required to either choose a specialization or opt for Liberty’s 36-hour online MBA program. Explore information about each specialization below.

Master of Business Administration – 36 Hour Track

  • Master of Business Administration – Accounting Program
  • Master of Business Administration – American Legal Studies Program
  • Master of Business Administration – Criminal Justice Administration Program

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 for law and justice by advancing in your knowledge of effective research methods, organizational administration, and criminal law.

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Master of Business Administration – Economics

  • Master of Business Administration – Finance Program
  • Master of Business Administration – Healthcare Management Program
  • Master of Business Administration – Human Resources Program
  • Master of Business Administration – International Business Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – International Legal Studies Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – Leadership Program
  • Master of Business Administration – Marketing Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – Non-Profit Leadership and Management Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – Project Management Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – Public Administration Program

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.   

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  • Master of Business Administration – Public Relations Program

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.

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  • Master of Business Administration – Strategic Management Program

Master of Business Administration – Strategic Media and Digital Content

  • Master of Business Administration – Supply Chain Management and Logistics Program

Highlights of Liberty University’s Masters in Business Administration Degree

  • By earning your Masters of Business Administration degree from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, gives you confidence that your degree will be well-respected by leaders in your field. 
  • Tuition for our Masters of Business Administration (MBA) online programs has not increased in four straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Our MBA online programs are ACBSP accredited.
  • Most students are able to complete our MBA online program in about two years.
  • You will have opportunities to network with other business leaders in the program from around the country.

What are the Benefits of a Masters of Business Administration Online Degree?

  • You will have access to a wider variety of job opportunities and advancements.

  • Many employers require a Master’s in Business Administration for new hires and those looking to move up in the company. 

  • By specializing in one of multiple key business areas, you can become an expert in your field and position yourself for leadership.
  • More opportunities for increased pay are likely to open up for you. 

You may also be interested in exploring our master’s degrees in Executive LeadershipAccounting, or Marketing. 

Master’s in Business Administration Information and Requirements

Potential Career Options Upon Completing the MBA Online Program

  • Business Development Executive
  • Business Owner
  • Organizational Manager
  • Company Executive

Industry Outlook: The U.S. Department of Labor classifies this industry with a bright outlook for potential job growth. Managers have greater job security because of their role in personnel management, and this profession is not suitable for companies to outsource to foreign markets.*

*Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Information obtained on September 19, 2017.

Admission Requirements 

A regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our Admission Requirements Page for more detailed admissions related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Unofficial college transcripts and submit a transcript request form.**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey. As a thank you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course).