Why University of Nebraska, Lincoln?
An online Master of Business Administration degree program is offered by this large public research university located in Lincoln, Nebraska. Applicants should demonstrate completion of college level statistics. Standardized test scores (GMAT or GRE) are required of most applicants. However, some applicants may be able to have this requirement waived on the basis of prior academic achievement and/or professional experience.
The university’s College of Business does not specify a minimum GPA for admission to the program.
|University Name||University of Nebraska, Lincoln|
|Name of Degree||Master of Business Administration|
|School or Department Administering Program||College of Business|
|Cost per credit||$650.00|
|Tuition for Entire Program||$31,200.00|
|Prerequisite Courses and Skills||college level statistics|
|Campus Visit Required?||no|
|Typical Time to Complete||1.5-3 years|
|When Can Students Start the Program?||June, August, January|
|Does the Program Include a Capstone?||yes|
|Does the program include a practicum or internship?||no|
|Other Features that Make the Program Unique||8 week courses; mobile optimized classes; Joint programs – Juris doctor or Master’s of Architecture; available certificates in business analytics, financial analytics, financial communications, human resource management, marketing analytics, sales excellence, strategic innovation and entrepreneurship, strategic marketing, supply chain analytics or supply chain management; MBA mentorship program with monthly meetings between students and alumni or friends of the university – gain insight, get career advice, and expand your network|
|Program Description||The program’s 48 credits can be completed within 1.5-3 years. A capstone is required but there is no required internship or practicum. Students can specialize within 6 concentration areas: Business Analytics, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, and Human Resources Management.|
What will I Learn?
Students begin the program by studying foundational topics in courses such as Intro to Business Strategy, Financial Accounting and Managerial Finance. The mandatory curriculum also includes courses in Managerial Economics, Managerial Marketing and Applied Organizational Behavior. Specialized roles within the business world are covered in Supply Chain Management Strategies, Human Resource Management and Business Analytics.
The culminating experience of the program is a capstone course in Strategic Management and Business Policy.
Students can choose to specialize in one of the following concentrations: Business Analytics, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, and Human Resources Management.
How much will the program cost?
Students finish their degree within 1.5-3 years and pay $650.00 per credit for a total of 48 credits, or just under $31,200.00 for the entire degree.
How does the program fit into my life?
This program offers a special opportunity to take courses that can be either synchronous or asynchronous. If you wish, you can attend “live” classes online, or you can watch the recorded class at a later time. In either case, lectures are accompanied by online activities and assessments.
Participants in this program are not required to visit campus. Students complete the program within 1.5-3 years. Students can start the program in June, August or January.
This well-regarded university integrates a mentorship program into the online MBA degree. Students get monthly opportunities to meet with alumni or friends of the university who help them gain career insights and build their networks.
Applicants may also be lured by the chance to complete the MBA degree as a joint degree with the Juris Doctor or Master’s of Architecture degree. Certificates are also available in business analytics, financial analytics, financial communications, human resource management, marketing analytics, sales excellence, strategic innovation and entrepreneurship, strategic marketing, supply chain analytics or supply chain management.