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Business Administration, M.B.A.

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Frostburg State University’s AACSB ONLINE Master of Business Administration program will give you the professional edge you need to succeed in today’s demanding business world.  


Ranked in US News and World Report as a top MBA program and recognized by as a Best Buy among AACSB online programs, FSU’s online MBA is designed in a 7-week course model to allow students the opportunity to juggle professional, personal and academic commitments.The 36-credit hour program offers eight core MBA courses to provide all students a well-rounded foundation to advance their careers in management.  All students will also choose among three concentrations which include four courses which focus on honing professional skills and knowledge to align with a desired career path. These concentrations include Business Analytics, Health Care Management and Management. 

MBA Highlights

  • AACSB International accreditation–The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – a proud distinction held by only 5 percent of the world’s business programs.
  • Recognized as a US News and World Report Best Online Program
  • Best buy for AACSB-accredited online MBA programs by providing assurance of affordability with quality and flexibility
  • 7-week course model offers six sessions per year where students can join
  • Full- or part-time attendance options
  • Curriculum is designed for both business and non-business majors
  • Complete the MBA program in as little as 12 months with full-time enrollment. The MBA program is 36-42 credit hours depending on your academic background.
  • Qualify for a GMAT waiver option if you have an advanced degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher, if your undergraduate GPA is 3.0 or better with two years of management or professional experience gained after college; 2.75 GPA and five years of management or professional experience. Please note: students receiving bachelor or master degrees from institutions outside of the US are not eligible for waiver of the GMAT or GRE.


AACSB International accreditation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Leadership and ethical behavior
  • A systems perspective
  • The ability to analyze, synthesize, integrate
  • An awareness of self and environment
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Communication effectiveness
  • Creativity/vision/the inclination to initiate
  • Collaboration, effectiveness as a team member
  • Technological sophistication
  • An appreciation of ambiguity, uncertainty, equifinality
  • A willingness to embrace and promote change/risk-taking
  • An attitude of professionalism

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completion of an application for admission to graduate study as a degree program student.
  • Submission of official transcripts of all previous graduate work and a transcript certifying the completion of a baccalaureate degree. This must be an official transcript sent directly to the Office of Graduate Services from the degree-granting institution or provided in a sealed envelope.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    557 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    433 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 433 USD per credit and a duration of .
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