Quinnipiac University School of Business

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The well-known expression is that the only constant is change. This has never been truer than in the constantly evolving world of global business. At the Quinnipiac University School of Business, our top priority is to prepare our students to succeed in a dynamic environment where being able to make informed decisions, work across cultures and fully understand the leadership concept are all critical factors. Our students understand the key dimensions of business and how these integrate effectively. They leave the MBA program ready to lead organizations that are large and small; for-profit and nonprofit; traditional corporations and family-owned businesses; as well as hospitals, universities and other service entities.

The School of Business offers a master of business administration (MBA) program for working adults and full-time students. The MBA program provides the appropriate combination of skills in business fundamentals (accounting, finance, management and marketing) and crucial interpersonal and professional skills (effective communication, collaborative teamwork, ethical decision making and opportunity recognition) that are known factors of effective leadership.

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The online MBA at Quinnipiac is a professional degree program that prepares students for successful careers in business, nonprofit or government administration. The core courses within the program place an emphasis on one of the most critical qualities of successful business leaders - decision making. The program also explores innovative approaches to problem solving, financial analysis, organizational behavior, marketing, global business practices and leadership.

The MBA program is a total of 46 credits. This includes a 28-credit core and 18 credits of electives. Students can choose to take electives within one discipline for greater depth of knowledge in that area, or select electives from different areas to either broaden their study or formulate customized concentrations that focus on specific professional interests. Electives are available in the following areas:

  • Computer information systems
  • Finance
  • Health care management
  • International business
  • Management
  • Marketing

Start Dates: Fall (late August), Spring (late January), Summer (late May)

The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, a voluntary international accreditation earned by only 5 percent of the business schools in the world. In 2014, the online master of business administration program was ranked No. 9 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report for Best Online Graduate Business Programs.

The MBA program is also offered in an on-campus format. Learn more

Find out more about Quinnipiac's School of Business.

    For more information, please contact:
    Quinnipiac University Online
    275 Mount Carmel Avenue
    Hamden, CT 06518-1908
    Phone: 877-403-4277
    E-mail: quonlineadmissions@quinnipiac.edu