Master of Business Administration

Carson-Newman University

12 months
500 USD/credit
500 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Carson-Newman University prepares students to be effective communicators with critical analysis skills using Christian ethical standards in a broad business background.


An Master of Business Administration from Carson-Newman provides an excellent framework to construct your future.  Our program, a professional-level graduate degree for students with diverse fields and academic backgrounds, prepares working professionals for positions of increased responsibility and leadership. The MBA degree is a distinguishing characteristic among business professionals providing challenging opportunities to “lifelong learners.”

Learning outcomes

The MBA program requires 30 graduate credit hours earned within five years of acceptance into the program.  The program emphasizes critical and strategic thinking, development of managerial skills, real-world applications, ethics, and leadership; providing in-depth knowledge of the functional areas of business and extensive opportunities to develop interpersonal and communication skills. Caring faculty teach our courses and classes are small to improve student learning and collaboration. We encourage applicants with degrees in all major fields of study from accredited institutions.

Programme Structure

  • Students will understand the functional areas of business law, accounting/finance, information systems, quantitative methods, organizational behavior, marketing, entrepreneurship, leadership, managerial economics, and strategic management.
  • The program is designed to allow the students to take three 5-week courses each semester. 
  • This format concentrates the students on one subject at a time. In addition, this format gives students more flexibility in program admission dates and course scheduling. 
  • Carson-Newman offers this program year round, with three semesters per year.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Recommendation Letters
  • Completed Application
  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Master of Business Administration
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