Master of Business Administration / Data, Economics & Development Policy
Bethel University – MN

Program Details

The online Master of Business Administration offers a concentration in Data, Economics, and Development to prepare you to take on some of the most pressing challenges facing developing countries and underserved communities. Courses explore topics in microeconomics, development economics, and probability and statistics. Students have the opportunity to engage with cutting-edge research in this field.

Bethel’s core courses are supplemented with the MITx MicroMasters program, a series of graduate-level courses taught by MIT professors. The 12 credits in the MicroMasters program will be transferred into the Bethel MBA program. Students are able to choose either fully online or hybrid options with start dates available every six weeks, and complete the program in as little as 24-30 months.

Core courses included in the MBA curriculum cover topics in:

  • Strategic communication for leaders
  • Leadership formation and strategic talent management
  • Organizational diagnostics and health
  • Managerial economics
  • Business strategy

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Applicants are required to have two years of work experience.