Master of Business Administration / General
American University

Program Details

The General track of American University’s online MBA allows you to choose electives that line up with your career and learning goals to become a successful professional in the contemporary business environment. You will learn management techniques to hone your communication and critical thinking skills from a global perspective. This online Business Administration degree can be completed at a pace that fits your lifestyle, with 12-, 15-, 18- and 24-month completion tracks.

This General MBA enables you to take advantage of AU’s strategic location in Washington, DC. There, you will have the opportunity for face-to-face immersions to network with your classmates, professors, and international business leaders who tend to converge on the nation’s capital. If you prefer, you can also attend a business immersion experience in an international capital for an inverse perspective.

Elective courses can be chosen from a combination of focus areas, including:

  • Business analytics
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Cybersecurity
  • Marketing
  • Legal studies

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires two in-person practicums.