Business Administration

Shorter University

M.B.A. Online
12 months
525 USD/credit
525 USD/credit
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The Master of Business Administration degree at the Shorter University is designed to equip students with the knowledge required to succeed in today’s ever-changing business environment by applying the core disciplines of economics, accounting, quantitative analysis, finance and marketing.


Students take two courses within an eight-week period and meet once per week in each course. 

Key Features 

  • This Business Administration degree at the Shorter University is offered at three metro Atlanta campuses, Marietta, Duluth, and Riverdale, and at the Rome campus.  
  • If a full-time student takes the courses as offered, the program can be completed in approximately 12 months. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Human Resource Management 
  • Business Research Methods 
  • International Business Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Legal and Ethical Environment of Business
  • Managerial Finance

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




31 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • Completed application and $25 application fee
  • Official scores from approved English proficiency test. An English proficiency test is required of all international students whose native language is not English. Students living in a foreign country, who attended English speaking secondary schools, are NOT exempt from this requirement.
  • Official documentation verified by a banking institution as evidence that the prospective international student, or families or sponsors are financially able to support the student while attending Shorter. Shorter University will provide the necessary form to students. Acceptability of this documentation is at the discretion of the Primary Designated School Official.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    525 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 525 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    525 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 525 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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