M.B.A.—Online or on Campus Degree Program
Earn your Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree online or on campus in an affordable, flexible 36-credit program designed to fit your busy schedule.
Time of entry
Online or on campus
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
At Georgian Court University, you can complete your M.B.A. in one year through our fast-track program that meets for full days on Saturdays. Or complete courses at your own pace on evenings and/or weekends by taking one, two, three, or four classes during a semester. Classes are available on campus or online.
Accredited by the
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Taught by professors with real-world experience—particularly in New Jersey businesses—you’ll develop your leadership acumen and earn the qualifications to enjoy a thriving career in today’s global business climate. Our M.B.A. degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), an international seal of quality for business education.
If you’re interested in gaining business skills, but not sure if you’re ready for an M.B.A. degree, we also offer a Graduate Certificate in Business Essentials that’s great for entrepreneurs and small business owners. This fully online program is comprised of six courses and offered at a reduced rate.
Whether you’re interested in taking on leadership roles at a large company or starting your own small business, earning an M.B.A. degree can open the door to new opportunities. An M.B.A. degree can give you the edge you need to break into highly competitive business sectors, like technology and finance. It can also greatly increase your earning potential. According to the Financial Times, M.B.A. graduates typically double their salaries within three years of completing their degree.
The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree at Georgian Court University is a 36-credit program that prepares you for leadership positions in corporate, government, and service organizations according to the Mercy core values.
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Why Earn Your M.B.A. Degree at GCU?
Our accredited online M.B.A. offers a flexible, affordable option for students of any age or professional background. Whether you’re looking to advance in your job, or take on a new career, earning your M.B.A. degree from Georgian Court University will help you stand out to employers and boost your earning potential.
Here are more reasons to choose Georgian Court University for your M.B.A.
What Can You Do With an M.B.A. Degree?
Earning your M.B.A. degree is a great way to advance your career and earn a higher salary. You can gain knowledge and skills that will help you start your own business or take on leadership roles in your current job. An M.B.A. degree program can also help you develop your professional network and find new career pathways you might not have considered.
M.B.A. Degree Jobs
While the jobs you can get with an M.B.A. are almost limitless, U.S. News and World Report recently identified these five career paths as among the best right now for M.B.A. degree graduates, in terms of pay, job security, growth potential, and work–life balance:
- marketing manager,
- medical and health services manager,
- management consultant,
- financial manager, and
- business operations manager.
M.B.A. Degree Salary
Earning an M.B.A. degree can be one of the best investments you ever make. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council’s 2020 corporate recruiters survey, the median starting salary for 2020 M.B.A. grads exceeded $100,000, despite challenges caused by the pandemic. During this same timeframe, the median salary was 75% more than those with only a bachelor’s degree.
Here are a few average salaries for several popular M.B.A. degree jobs, as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics:
- business operations manager: $103,650
- sales manager: $132,290
- financial manager: $134,180
- marketing manager: $141,490