Master's in Business Administration (MBA 45-hour Program) Online Degree

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

Admission Requirements  |  Program Format  | Degree Requirements  |  Potential CareersSpecializations

Our Master's in Business Administration is a Leader among MBA Online Degree Programs

Liberty University’s Masters in Business Administration (MBA) online degree program is leading the way in graduate-level training for those seeking to further their knowledge in business administration. The curriculum for this 100% online program builds on your existing knowledge and experience to develop critical thinking, leadership and management skills. Whether you are seeking to grow in your current role or explore other areas within the business administration field, our program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and training you need.

Why Choose Liberty’s MBA Degree?

Our Masters in Business Administration degree is an industry leader in online MBA programs, taught by business professionals with real-world experience in management and leadership settings. Our MBA is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. Each of the MBA degree specializations are designed to equip you with the tools and skills essential for effective communication, research practices and foundational learning in areas you are passionate about, all necessary to thrive in the business world.

What Will You Learn in Our Master's in Business Administration Online Degree?

Understanding the core aspects of business is essential to your future success as a businessman or businesswoman. Essential training in accounting, marketing, research, human resource management and international business can open the door for a variety of career opportunities worldwide! Each core business class in Liberty’s Master’s in Business Administration degree 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 business to give you a focused degree that aligns with your passions. With a Master’s in Business Administration and specialized training, you can stand out among other business professionals in the corporate world!

Highlights of Our Master's in Business Administration Degree

  • By earning your Master's in Business Administration degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in the field. 
  • Tuition for our Master's in Business Administration (MBA) online programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • Our MBA online programs are ACBSP accredited.
  • You can complete our MBA online program in about two years.
  • Networking opportunities with other business leaders in the program from around the country are available to all students.

What are the Benefits of the Master's in Business Administration Online Degree?

  • Increased job opportunities

  • Meet employer requirements for MBA degree

  • Students can specialize in multiple key business areas.
  • Opportunities for increased pay in different areas of business administration.

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

MBA Online Programs Accreditations and Awards







  • Our MBA in Project Management ranked #3 on the list for Best Online MBA Degrees.
  • Our MBA in Marketing ranked #5 on the list of Most Affordable Online Marketing Degrees.
  • Our business school ranked in the top 10 on the list of Top Online Business Schools. 

MBA Online Programs Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee wanting to pursue a Master’s degree in Business Administration? We are proud to 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 an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8-week courses and eight different start dates each year with no set login times.

MBA Online Program Format

  • 100% online
  • 45 total hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the Master in Business Administration program credit hours may be transferred to Liberty if approved. 
  • 8-week courses and eight different start dates each year with no set login times.

Master's in Business Administration Information and Requirements

Potential Career Options Upon Completing the MBA Online Program

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

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.

MBA Online Programs Specializations

Students pursuing a Master's in Business Administration degree are required to choose a specialization or choose the 36-hours MBA program. Explore information about each specialization below.