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Business Administration - Management Concentration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Kansas City, MO, United States
The Avila University Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Kansas City provides a superior graduate education for business managers focused on global principles of integrity, leadership and success.


The Management MBA program allows students to choose their elective courses from any offered in the MBA program. The purpose of this flexibility is to provide one concentration (Management MBA) which can be tailored more closely to the personal and professional goals of an individual student that cannot logically be met via the other more focused concentrations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Legislation
  • Organizational Behavior and Development
  • Business, Government & Society
  • Current Issues in Management 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Submit an online application.
  • Transcripts
  • Official bachelor's degree transcripts are required to be translated and received directly from World Education Services or Education Credential Evaluators. Transcripts sent by students or their agency are not acceptable.
  • GMAT Score Report
  • Applicants will be required to submit a GMAT report showing a score of 420 or higher prior to consideration by the admissions committee. The GMAT report must sent to Avila directly from the GMAT authority.
  • TOEFL or IELTS Score Report
  • Copy of Passport: Names must match on all documents.
  • Verification of Financial Support: Documentation must show a minimum of $19,500 USD.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    669 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 669 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    669 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 669 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Kansas City

  • 980 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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