Master of Business Administration
Ave Maria University

Program Details

Ave Maria University offers an MBA, an accredited online business administration degree, for those interested in enhancing their business skills as preparation for business careers or to advance their careers in business.  This program is designed to develop the whole person through their Catholic worldview while providing fundamental tools for accounting, finance, marketing, and business management.  The progress curriculum examines business skills and principles from a global perspective that emphasizes interpersonal skills.  You will study both theoretical and practical approaches to business along with the analytical thinking needed to understand and excel in the field. 

In addition to the knowledge and skills needed for a business career, this program incorporates Catholic ideals into all coursework, preparing graduates who are able to:

  • Build integrity, trust, and commitment
  • Gain awareness of the impact of business decisions on others
  • Respect others, in and out of the workplace
  • Incorporate ethics into every aspect of their career
  • Choose what is right rather than what is simply convenient


  • GPA of 3.0 
  • Three or more years of professional work experience with advancement in a particular competency or management responsibilities for budgets, projects, or personnel
  • A bachelor's degree
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