Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Management online

Develop the in-demand professional leadership and analytical skills that give you an advantage in a wide range of business management roles with this AACSB-accredited online MBA program.

Apply by: 8/2/21
Start Class: 8/16/21

Program Overview

$11,550* Total Tuition
14 months* Duration
33* Credit Hours

Broaden your foundation in essential business functions by earning your Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Management online from Henderson State University. Taught by experienced faculty members, many of whom hold Ph.D.s, this flexible online MBA program will prepare you to advance your career in today’s competitive workforce.

Learn to apply effective leadership, management and communication techniques that help you motivate people to achieve organizational objectives. 100% online courses in accounting, finance, economics, organizational strategy and information systems are designed to teach you how to analyze and use data from a variety of sources to inform strategic business decisions. Plus, you will get to tailor your degree to suit your goals and interests by choosing from a diverse set of relevant electives. With 7-week courses and multiple starts a year, you can graduate prepared for new professional opportunities in as few as 14 months.

In this online MBA in Management, you will enhance your skills in:

  • Oral Communication – Synthesize key business concepts and orally communicate them effectively.
  • Ethical Reasoning – Learn to apply ethical reasoning in leadership/managerial roles.
  • Strategic Decision-Making – Apply relevant information to arrive at a well-rounded conclusion.
  • Leadership – Apply relevant information to increase understanding of various leadership theories and the application of leadership skills.
  • Oral Communication – Synthesize key business concepts and orally communicate them effectively.
  • Ethical Reasoning – Learn to apply ethical reasoning in leadership/managerial roles.
  • Strategic Decision-Making – Apply relevant information to arrive at a well-rounded conclusion.
  • Leadership – Apply relevant information to increase understanding of various leadership theories and the application of leadership skills.

Career outcomes:

  • Marketing Director
  • Project Manager
  • Human Resources Director
  • Business Consultant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Marketing Director
  • Project Manager
  • Human Resources Director
  • Business Consultant
  • Entrepreneur

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$11,550 Total Tuition
14 months Duration
33 Credit Hours
AACSB Accredited, Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The School of Business at Henderson State University is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

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Tuition

The MBA in Management online program tuition is the same affordable, pay-by-the-course rate for all U.S. residents. Fees are included in the total tuition. Financial aid may be available for eligible students.

Tuition breakdown:

$11,550 Total Tuition
$350 Tuition per credit hour

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

To be eligible for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid online at fafsa.gov. Henderson State’s institutional code is 001098.

Tuition breakdown:

$11,550 Total Tuition
$350 Tuition per credit hour

Calendar

Our MBA in Management online program offers a convenient course schedule with 7-week courses and multiple start dates. View the full calendar for all upcoming starts and corresponding deadlines.

Now enrolling:

8/2/21 Apply Date
8/16/21 Class Starts
TermStart DateApp DeadlineDocument DeadlineRegistration DeadlineTuition DeadlineClass End DateTerm Length
Summer 26/28/216/21/216/24/216/25/216/28/218/6/216 weeks
Fall 18/16/218/2/218/9/218/13/218/16/2110/1/217 weeks
Fall 210/18/2110/4/2110/11/2110/15/2110/18/2112/10/217 weeks
Spring 11/10/221/3/221/3/221/7/221/10/222/25/227 weeks
Spring 23/7/222/21/222/28/223/4/223/7/224/22/227 weeks

Now enrolling:

8/2/21 Apply Date
8/16/21 Class Starts

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Admissions

We’ve simplified the admission process to help you get started quickly and easily. You can find all requirements for admission to the Henderson online MBA in Management below.

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • GMAT waiver available

  • GPA requirements for unconditional admission: 2.7 cumulative grade point average at the completion of the undergraduate degree or 3.0 average or above in the last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework.
  • GPA requirements for conditional admission: 2.5-2.69 cumulative grade point average at the completion of the undergraduate degree.
  • GMAT Waiver:
    • 3.5 - 4.0 cumalative gpa OR 3.0 - 4.0 last 60 hours gpa Automatic GMAT/GRE Waivers
    • 2.7-2.99 with 3 years of work experience OR
    • 2.5-2.69 with 5 years of work experience.
  • If completing the GMAT, the minimum score is calculated as 200 times the undergraduate GPA plus the GMAT score. The applicant must achieve a minimum index of 1000. The minimum acceptable GMAT score is 400.
  • All applicants for the MBA program must submit their resume.

Courses

In order to earn the MBA in Management online, you will complete 11 courses for a total of 33 credit hours. There are no leveling courses or prerequisites required.

All MBA Concentrations must take these 4 CORE courses for 12 hours.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
The application of accounting to firms in manufacturing, retailing, and service industries. The course emphasizes using accounting information to make management decisions: includes analyzing financial statements, cost analysis, budgeting, and capital investment decisions. These courses will be 7 weeks in Fall/Spring and 10 weeks in Summer
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
A graduate course designed to develop an understanding of leadership styles in management and to further ethical reasoning in the management field.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course addresses "real world" issues from both theoretical and practical standpoints for most types of businesses, proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations. The specific objectives for the course include the following: 1) financial management of the firm with special emphasis on financial planning, capital budgeting, and cost of capital concepts; 2) an analysis of management aspects relating to the inflow and outflow of capital in business enterprise; and 3) practicing financial decision-making through case methods. These courses will be 7 weeks in Fall/Spring and 10 weeks in Summer
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
The course examines the key issues involved in formulating and implementing corporate strategies. These issues are approached from the position of the general manager, who must analyze complex business situations and find realistic solutions to strategic and organizational problems. The course merges various functional areas and provides students with a "total business" perspective on corporate and international strategy. Students also receive an overview of contemporary business and its future.
All students are required to take this course regardless of background.  Must complete prior to being able to register for additional courses.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
In this course, you will receive the knowledge, skills, and abilities to prepare you for the rigors of the MBA program. In order to accomplish this objective, we deliver online work which covers the fundamentals of accounting, finance, data science/economics, management, and marketing. All incoming MBA students, regardless of undergraduate degree, will enroll in the Boot Camp.
Must take 2 of the following courses; availability will vary.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course will examine investing in real estate with a focus on the direct ownership, purchasing with a community through publicly traded real estate instruments, and crowd funding models. Students learn about residential properties, income producing properties, Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Real Estate Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). Areas of study include market factors, risk-return tradeoff, valuation techniques, financial leverage, tax considerations, and financing alternatives. Excel is used extensively in the asset and security analysis.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Management techniques and administrative functions as applied to airports; includes problems, current issues and future trends related to airport operations, planning, and economic and resource considerations.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Individual or group research and seminar discussions on special issues in the field of finance. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course will teach students how to do data science: They will learn how to get data, get it into the most useful structure, transform it, visualize it, model it, and communicate effectively. In this course, students will find a practicum of skills for data science. They will learn the skills that allow data science to happen and apply best practices for doing data science. Topics that students may learn include; how to use the grammar of graphics, literate programming, and reproducible research to save time, as well as, how to manage cognitive resources to facilitate discoveries when wrangling, visualizing, and exploring data. These courses will be 7 weeks in Fall/Spring and 10 weeks in Summer
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course will introduce students to how nonprofits obtain and manage financial resources. Areas of focus include philanthropic fundraising, earned income strategies and government support. It examines the strategies and execution of grant and proposal writing as well as contract administration in the nonprofit and governmental sectors. Students will engage in all aspects of grant and proposal writing, including how to efficiently and effectively describe program design, outcomes, objectives and methodology, data management, evaluation, and budget development applied to the preparation of an actual proposal. Students will also examine the contract administrative responsibilities resulting from successful grants and contracts, including monitoring and reporting program and fiscal data.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Variable content course, covering current and advanced topics in data science. Credit will vary from one to three hours. May be repeated with a change in content. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. These courses will be 7 weeks in Fall/Spring and 10 weeks in Summer
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the principles of modern statistical methods for quality control and improvement. The focus of the course will be on engineering and management applications. An emphasis will be placed on utilizing Minitab and Excel as the primary illustrative software packages for the course.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Marketing Individual or group research and seminar discussions on special problems in the field of marketing. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
The course will introduce the students to role of innovation and innovation management in framing corporate strategy. The student will also be exposed to assessing managerial implications of different types of emerging technologies, identifying opportunities and possibilities for competitive advantage through innovation, understanding how to take value from innovative technology and understand how to foster organizational innovative capability.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
The course will introduce the students to role of innovation and innovation management in framing corporate strategy. The student will also be exposed to assessing managerial implications of different types of emerging technologies, identifying opportunities and possibilities for competitive advantage through innovation, understanding how to take value from innovative technology and understand how to foster organizational innovative capability.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course covers budgeting in a broad perspective providing a familiarity with the economic and political implications of budgeting at the state and local levels of government. Topics covered include the budgetary process, types and uses of budgetary systems with focus on performance-based budgeting, performance measurement, audit and evaluation of performance budgeting at the three levels of government. It will also include financial management of public and nonprofit programs.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Individual or group research and seminar discussions on special issues in the field of management. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Discussion of federal, state and local aviation regulations, and the legislation underlying them. Structure of the Federal Aviation Administration and discussion of the influence of the Civil Aeronautics Administration and the Federal Aviation Agency on present regulatory bodies. Legal concepts concerning aviation as related to operation, contracts, insurance and liability, regulatory statutes, and case law.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course focuses on management and improvement of supply chain processes and performance. We explore important supply chain metrics, primary tradeoffs in making supply chain decisions, production planning and inventory control, order fulfillment and basic tools for effective and efficient supply chain management. We will also investigate topics such as global supply chain design, logistics, and outsourcing, several other recent supply chain innovations. Includes case studies.
Students must take these 4 courses.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
An application of micro- and macroeconomic theories to managerial decision-making including demand and cost analysis, theory of the firm, monetary policy and the Federal Reserve System with an emphasis on quantitative economic analysis.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course examines the various ways in which information technology can be leveraged by an organization for competitive advantage and addresses the issue of IT strategy and evaluation. Attention is given to strategic implementation of technology, developing and maintaining secure and effective systems, and externally focused systems.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
This course will build students' capability to manage an analytics workforce, lead analytics team/project, and operate as an analytics translator. The course will introduce students to the principles of evidence-based management and analytics. This involves the appraising of scientific evidence and the processing of information and data for managerial decision-making. The course will also equip students with skills for gathering primary local evidence for problems and managerial decisions.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
A graduate marketing seminar to provide a comprehensive knowledge of marketing strategy and marketing program development. Students will be expected to read widely in the marketing literature. They will solve business problems using case analyses and/or simulation. It is recommended that this "capstone" course be taken near the end of the student's program of study.
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