MBA – Business General Self-Designed
Capella University

Program Details

Capella University offers you the opportunity to create your own online MBA, centered around your individual learning and career goals.  Utilizing this self-design feature, you can maximize the benefits of earning an online MBA.  Building on Capella’s core curriculum, you can choose your electives to set you on your desired career path, while developing a broad knowledge and skillset that can be used across various business sectors. A capstone course culminates your graduate degree.

Capella’s MBA is 100% online and offers you two learning tracks.  FlexPath is completely moldable to your schedule.  You complete your coursework entirely at your own pace, without the constraints of due-dates or academic term limits.  GuidedPath is a more structured pace that prompts you to complete work on a consistent basis, from week to week.  Regardless of your track, you will benefit from leadership coaching by Capella’s faculty while you earn your degree. 

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP, has accredited Capella University business programs and select specializations. For full accreditation statement and the list of accredited programs and specializations, go to