Program Overview

Two Specialties, One Online Master's Degree

The Master of Science in economic development and entrepreneurship prepares you to be the expert in two specialties. The reality is that economies are built by starting new businesses, growing existing businesses, and attracting new businesses. Be ready to hit the ground running for your own entrepreneurial endeavors or to help fellow aspiring entrepreneurs and existing businesses flourish. 

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    School Website: Visit

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


    Must submit official transcripts of all previous college, graduate and professional coursework. A GMAT score of 450 or higher is required for full admission consideration. Students whose combined GMAT score and GPA meet the university admission index may be considered for conditional admission.

    School Overview

    Ranked consistently as a Best Buy and a Top AACSB-Accredited Business School offering online programs. The University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration provides high-quality graduate programs to an ethnically diverse group of nontraditional students.  Graduates will gain the knowledge and skills needed to successfully manage organizations in a dynamic, global environment.  Programs can be completed entirely online, on campus in Katy or Victoria or through a combination of both formats to flex around professional and family life.  UHV faculty are adept at blending theory with real-world applications, utilizing cases, business simulations and projects.  MBA students may choose from a variety of nine concentrations: Accounting, Economic Development, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General Business, Human Resources Management, International Business (Strategic only), Management and Marketing.  The Fourth-Year Bridge program is designed for those who have earned a three-year baccalaureate degree from outside the U.S. The Master of Science in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship is a unique degree, ideal for those interested in starting their own business or attracting businesses to a region.

    Candidates may be eligible for a GMAT waiver, and recent BBA graduates may be exempt from some foundation courses. Contact an advisor today to start the free application process. UHV is an Equal Opportunity University.

    The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to 70 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as a teaching site in Katy, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.


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