Master of Business Administration - WBU Online

About this Program

Looking for an edge to advance your career in the global marketplace? An MBA from WBU Online is a powerful business credential. This program promotes effective management in today’s dynamic business environment. Develop techniques for decision making based on pertinent data, incorporating responsibility and ethical practices.

Earning your MBA can prepare you to take on greater responsibility, move up faster and earn more. It can teach you how to adapt in an economy where constant change is the norm. It can help you learn what you need to start your own business. And instead of applying the traditional trial-and-error process of learning on the job, you can develop a strong foundation of technical skills and a wide range of general business knowledge on a fast track.

The M.B.A. is a 48-hour program, consisting of foundational core courses, like Research Methods or Strategic Management, and field-specific courses from the student’s chosen specialization.


Students in this program will choose from one of several specializations:

  • Accounting -The accounting specialization provides opportunities for career advancement, especially in the fields of financial analysis and tax accounting.
  • General BusinessReceive master’s-level training in a vast array of business courses that will advance students’ field knowledge and career opportunities. This degree offers students the freedom to customize the specialization to best fit their career advancement goals.
  • Health Care AdministrationThe health care administration specialization gives students the opportunity to advance their careers in the health sector to upper management and administration in a variety of locales, including hospitals, primary care facilities, nursing homes, insurance companies, and government health care agencies.   
  • Human Resource ManagementThe human resource is the fundamental element in the U.S. economy. An MBA in human resource management prepares students to effectively manage the labor force of any workplace, large or small, by emphasizing analytical skills as well as communication and organizational development.
  • International Management - Intended for students who may plan to work outside the U.S. or conduct business internationally, this program focuses heavily on global finance as well as global decision-making. Earning such skills at the master’s level carries with it limitless earning potential, marketability, and career advancement opportunities.
  • Management - The management specialization is tailored to students who wish to proceed to a supervisory position in any business organization. Curriculum is compiled from core courses like Managerial Economics, and field-specific courses, such as Diversity Management.
  • Management Information Systems - Managing the information technology world is key to success in any modern business. Information systems elements support organizational framework for human resources, finance, accounting, security and all other technology-based operations. This program increases students’ marketability in the realm of senior management.
  • Project Management - The project management specialization is geared toward professionals interested in business development and focuses on issues of development in field-specific courses like Managing Complex Projects.