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Executive Master of Business Administration/Applied Project

School Details

Athabasca University, Canada's Open University, provides online degree programs that are regionally accredited and approved within the United States. Online degrees offer flexibility, and students progress through courses at their own pace. Courses may be open-ended, giving students unlimited time to complete, while others do require a completion deadline. Athabasca awards credits for transfer and prior learning experience through a Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) program. 

Tuition and fees for students residing outside of Canada vary depending on the number of credit hours per course and degree program.


Have an undergraduate degree from an accredited university plus at least THREE years of managerial experience OR Hold an accepted professional designation and at least FIVE years of managerial experience OR Have at least EIGHT years of progressively responsible managerial experience. Resume. Three reference letters. Essay.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


In residence electives include a five day in residence component and are held in locations across Canada and internationally. Students are required to take at least one elective in residence, but may take more than one if they choose.