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Master of Business Administration / Self-Designed

Program Details

Walden University offers the Master of Business Administration degree as part of a self-designed program that will give students and professionals the opportunity to create a program that will address their needs more specifically than a specialization in advanced management principles, strategies, and techniques. The program offers the ability to combine specific specialization courses as well as study abroad opportunities and field study opportunities to complete the program. Students will create a program tailored to their professional activities and their interests.

The program consists of courses that emphasize real-world education through examination of cases and education that will be applicable on the job. Those classes include applications in international business, individual and organizational commitment to social responsibility, a field study opportunity, global perspectives with a study abroad seminar, leadership practice and applications, foundations in project management, entrepreneurship and new venture creation, strategies for advancing innovation and technology, applications in marketing, applications in corporate finance, and applications in human resource management.


  • A bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Resume
  • Goal statement

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)


Not authorized for residents of New York.