Master's in Business Administration (MBA)

General

Program Description

Earn Your MBA Online or on Our Campus

The Master’s in Business Administration online (MBA) degree and traditional, on-site curriculum focus on providing a rigorous curriculum that can help students develop competency in general management skills and become key leaders within the business profession. Designed primarily for working professionals who desire to further their careers, our online MBA courses and on-site programs can prepare students to have an advanced understanding in the areas of accounting, finance, marketing, organizational behavior, economics, and statistics.

Programs That Fit Your Life

Mississippi College is the only school in the state that allows you to pursue this degree entirely online, on-site or in a hybrid format to fit your busy schedule. Additionally, you can earn this degree in as little as one year through online learning or on-campus classes.

While you’re learning the fundamentals of a graduate business administration degree, you’ll investigate ethical and moral issues while acquiring management skills in a Christian context. And you’ll gain an understanding of business issues from a global perspective.

Note: MC has reduced the number of prerequisite hours from 24 to nine.

Choose Your Focus

Our online MBA programs and on-campus programs offer concentration focuses in these areas:

  • General Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • JD/MBA

General MBA

The objective of the Master of Business Administration degree at Mississippi College is to help students develop competency in general management skills and in the key functional areas of business.

Finance Concentration

The purpose of the MBA with Finance concentration is to provide graduate students with a greater knowledge and understanding in the field of finance. This rigorous curriculum develops competency in the principal areas of finance.

Accounting Concentration

The MBA with Accounting concentration provides quality accounting skills necessary in today's business environment. The curriculum prepares students for professional careers in the public, private or governmental sector.

JD/MBA

For students interested in both the business and legal professions, MC offers a joint Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degree. Holding both a J.D. and an MBA gives an edge to prospective attorneys whose career plans include work with corporations and partnerships, corporate financing, or transactional work.

About the School of Business

Founded in 1946, the School of Business is MC’s largest school. With more than 6,000 graduates, our track record is exceptional. Our alumni include CEOs, CFOs and leading executives who make a positive impact on their communities.

While hundreds of students choose MC’s School of Business each year, you’ll still benefit from small class sizes and personal connections with faculty. Our faculty members offer a wealth of professional experience from the business world, with 20 out of 22 also holding a Ph.D. in their field. As part of the MC Experience, our accelerated graduate classes in Business Administration are offered in the evenings or online to accommodate busy work and family schedules.

Last updated Dec 2017

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Mississippi College, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention, is a private, co-educational, Christian university of liberal arts and sciences. As the oldest institution of higher learning i ... Read More

Mississippi College, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention, is a private, co-educational, Christian university of liberal arts and sciences. As the oldest institution of higher learning in Mississippi, MC has a long history of commitment to academic excellence and the cause of Christ. Read less