Master of Business Administration
The Master of Business Administration program at Aurora University prepares graduates for advanced careers through developing problem-solving and team-building skills. The Aurora University MBA offers a deep understanding of current and enduring business practices and theories through courses in marketing, organizational behavior, leadership, finance, information technology and accounting.
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: 36 semester hours, including 21 hours of required courses and 15 semester hours of electives. Students who do not hold an undergraduate degree in business may be required to take up to 24 semester hours of prerequisite courses.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Applicants should have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher. Additional admission requirements include a resume or curriculum vita, a personal statement, two letters of recommendation and transcripts noting bachelor’s degree. The GRE is not required for admission.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: An MBA provides graduates with a higher level of job security and earning potential. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a higher employment rate for those who have a master’s degree. Employers increasingly search for prospective candidates with advanced education to take over managerial roles and lead companies in today’s global economy.