The Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program (in partnership with Concordia University Wisconsin) prepares you to meet the challenges of a changing leadership environment. We offer multiple formats for busy, working professionals including on-campus or online classes.

Program Highlights

  • Program consists of 39 credits which include 8 core courses and 5 courses from a concentration area
  • 15 concentration options representing a broad range of specialties
  • No GMAT or thesis required
  • On-campus classes meet one night a week for 8 weeks
  • Self-paced, online courses are typically completed within 8-10 weeks
  • Program easily adapts to engineering, healthcare, non-profit, and other career fields
  • Competitive tuition rates
  • A Lutheran higher education community committed to helping you develop in mind, body, and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and the world

Degree Details

Credit hours: 39
Time to complete: 26 months

Program Overview

CUAA’s MBA program provides the broad base of knowledge today’s middle and upper-level managers need to compete, succeed, and serve. You’ll complete eight core courses, select a concentration area and complete five additional courses. You can pursue multiple concentrations and design a program that specifically meets your needs.

Choose from 15 Concentrations

  • Accounting
  • Communications & Public Relations
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Nonprofit Management & Leadership
  • Public Administration
  • Risk Assessment & Management
  • Sport & Entertainment Business
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Sustainability Management & Analytics

Entrance Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 for full acceptance

Learning Outcomes

Our mission in the MBA program is to help you develop into responsible, committed leaders. In our program you will:

  • Apply a Christian perspective to ethical situations
  • Solve diverse and challenging problems using critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Develop a global view of business beyond the American business mindset
  • Use quantitative skills to evaluate problems
  • Demonstrate specialized knowledge in your area of concentration
  • Communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing, including the use of proper grammar, organization, presentation, and use of sources
  • Engage in teamwork at a professional level of competence

Prerequisites

MBA candidates will be evaluated for knowledge in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing, economics, & statistics. Candidates will receive guidance on how to fulfill any prerequisites, if required. Prerequisites do not need to be completed prior to starting the MBA program. One class (MBA513 Business Foundations for Administrative Professions) fulfills all prerequisites.

Admission Process

Applying to Concordia’s MBA program is easy. Just follow these guidelines and contact us with any questions. We’re happy to help! Complete an application for admission: here

  • Complete a Graduate Application, apply today!
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • One-page essay explaining your interest in this program and how it will help you achieve your personal and professional goals
  • Resume showing educational and professional experience
  • Two letters of recommendation on letterhead

Accreditation

The MBA program is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located in Olathe, Kansas. 913.631.3009, www.iacbe.org.

Questions

Please contact the Office of Graduate Admission at: graduate.admissions@cuaa.edu or (734) 995-7527.