• Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    Online

    Learn more about our In Seat MBA.

    Why UC

    Fully online, providing a flexible learning environment designed to accommodate busy lives and work schedules.

    You can complete your MBA in 16 months or less.

    Classes are seven weeks long, with six starts a year.

    UC offers a rapid admissions process, accepts most undergraduate degrees, and no GMAT is required for acceptance into the program.

    About the Online MBA

    Our MBA enables you to define success your way.

    The online MBA is an innovative program, designed to help current and emerging professionals who want to advance their careers. The curriculum focuses on providing our students with the business and problem-solving skills they need for decision making in a constantly changing economic world.

    A UC MBA gives you the tools to define your own success style, with an emphasis on leadership, team building and innovation/entrepreneurship.

     

    What You’ll Learn

    In addition to the core MBA courses, you can choose from one of three concentrations to focus your degree and career path:

    • Management – Learn to apply management theories to improve the performance of an organization. Courses include organizational behavior, operations management and leadership/ethics
    • Healthcare Management – Develop the skills to find solutions to operational issues in the management of healthcare systems. Courses include healthcare economics, informatics, and Policy/Ethics
    • Business Analytics – Develop the ability to apply business and analytics tools to find solutions to business problems. Courses include business forecasting, data mining and visualization, and predictive modeling for managers

    The MBA program provides the opportunity to learn from and network with other business professionals, as well as with professors and fellow students. Applied case studies develop skills in problem solving and teamwork. And our integration of communication, business writing, and interpersonal skill development into the program gives you the confidence to become a business leader – whether you are working for a small company, large corporation, or your own business.

     

    Admission Requirements

    MBA program admission requirements include:

    • Completed MBA application;
    • Current resume;
    • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and official transcripts showing degree earned1;
    • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5;
    • Undergraduate prerequisites in accounting, economics, and statistics2;

    1May be waived for qualified PharmD and PA students
    2May be met with short-courses from McGraw-Hill and/or equivalent professional work experience

     

     

    MBA Class

     

    How Much Will it Cost Me?

    View our Tuition & Fees page for detailed information.

     

     

    Fact Sheet

    Download the Online MBA Fact Sheet  

    Find out more about this program by downloading our Fact Sheet – a brief view of what our program is all about.

    Curriculum & Course Catalog

    Download the Curriculum & Course Catalog

    Our Academic Catalog can help you find out more about program requirements, look at other areas of study that might be of interest, and offer information about all of our course offerings.

    Course Descriptions

    Download the Course Descriptions

    To find out more about the classes you will take in this program, you can download our course descriptions.

    Job Opportunities

    Many students enroll in an MBA program to help them increase salaries and secure job advancements. However, there are other career options as well:

    • Business Manager
    • Corporate Recruiter
    • Financial Analyst
    • Consultant
    • Entrepreneur
    • Management Analyst
     

     

    Program Faculty

     
    Rick Ferris
    Rick Ferris
    Ph.D.

    MBA Program Director
    304-720-6680
    mba@ucwv.edu  

    Suvayan De
    Suvayan De
    Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    304-352-6989
    suvayande@ucwv.edu