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Master of Business Administration

Program Details

This online MBA program is anything but typical. The program offers three areas of emphasis on the most relevant subjects in business today, along with a more general option, which enables students to tailor the online MBA to their interests and career goals. The program also includes an experiential Capstone project for all students that can be focused on a domestic or international organization. No other program gives students this much flexibility to customize an online MBA to fit their interests and career aspirations.

Emphasis options:

  • Social Media Management and Marketing. Hone your digital storytelling skills while you learn to manage brands and build engaged connections in the digital age. You will also explore the importance and growing impact of social marketing ethics.
  • Data Analytics. This emphasis covers data visualization, analytics strategy, and ethics to help you master the critical role data interpretation will play in shaping business strategy and decision making throughout your career.
  • Sustainability and Environmental Management. In this emphasis you will delve into corporate social responsibility, sustainable marketing and law, and ethics in environment management to know all you need about conducting eco-friendly business.
  • If students prefer a more general approach they can choose the General MBA option, providing an acute understanding of what it takes to get ahead in business.

This accelerated MBA offers 25 special topics lectures as well as an experiential Capstone program that can be taken domestically or internationally. The result is the delivery of a project to a client and a possible corporate contribution.

If you would like to learn more about Saint Mary's online Accelerated Master of Business Administration degree program complete the form to request more information. 


  • An undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • An overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale
  • The Language proficiency to succeed in graduate-level classes
  • Official transcripts should be sent directly from all undergraduate institutions and graduate credit granting institutions in a sealed envelope
  • A written statement that includes a brief description of your personal background, training, experience, and career goals
  • Two letters of reference or recommendation or reference that verify your academic ability and professional or volunteer experience
  • An updated résumé including both educational and professional experience

Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission,