Business Administration Online, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
  • English (book IELTS)
The business world is becoming increasingly global and mobile. Companies seek out leaders with business knowledge as well as practical experience. The University of Bridgeport’s online Master of Business Administration in Management (MBA) program was created specifically to educate individuals looking to adapt and thrive in an ever-evolving business environment.


UB's MBA online program provides early to mid-career professionals with the breadth and depth of theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary for effective leadership in an increasingly international and dynamic environment. Our innovative, interdisciplinary, and interactive online MBA cohort model emphasizes leadership, teamwork, analytical thinking, competencies, and communication to give you a competitive edge for success.

Students holding a bachelor’s degree in a business related field will be able to complete the online MBA program in just one year. While this short time frame may seem overwhelming to some, UB’s online MBA program gives students breaks between each session giving students the ability to better keep up with personal and professional responsibilities. UB’s online MBA is also one of the most competitively priced programs in the Northeast allowing for maximum Return on Investment (ROI) for the student.

One Year MBA

Students with a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field can earn an MBA in Management online in just one year with:

  • A convenient schedule of five, eight-week sessions with two weeks off between each session.
  • Class flexibility that allows students to address home and work needs.
  • A cohort model that lets students work and learn with other experienced professionals.
  • Courses offering face-to-face interaction online with students and professors as well as access to the UB campus if needed.
  • A diverse student body offering a global perspective on the business world.
  • Faculty with professional experience.
  • In-demand courses such as International Issues and Entrepreneurship.
  • Capstone experiences that put academic knowledge into practice.
  • An academically rigorous ACBSP accredited program that spurs innovation for entrepreneurs.

Learning Outcomes

The online MBA in Management teaches the management principles required to plan, build, and run a successful and ethical enterprise. Students learn the leadership skills that enable them to work effectively with people within an organization.

The MBA online program:

  • Enables the manager to build and manage teams to solve business problems.
  • Emphasizes employee motivation and the overall management of people and organizational systems.
  • Prepares the student for managerial positions in business, government and nonprofit organizations across industries.


ACBSP/Regionally Accredited

Programme Structure

 MBA Online Curriculum (total of 30 credits) consists of 3 components:

1. Core Courses (15 credits)

In the five core courses you will apply the theory from the foundation coursework through cases and real-world exercises.

  • Managerial Cost Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Information Systems & Knowledge Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing & Research Methods

2. Management Concentration Courses (9 credits)

3. Capstone Courses (6 credits)

The capstone experience provides the final integration of student learning across the disciplines and the application of concepts learned to practical and competitive situations.

  • Strategy & Policy
  • Experiential
    • Internship or
    • Thesis or
    • Small Business & Entrepreneurship Course

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    30 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

A bachelor’s degree , or its equivalent , from an accredited university or recognized international institution Recommended cumulative undergraduate grade poi nt average of 2.9 5 or higher

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    16415 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16415 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National Applies to you

    16415 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16415 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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We offer several ways that you can reduce the cost of your graduate education.

  • scholarships based on multiple criteria including undergraduate GPA,
  • tuition discounts for high graduate grades,
  • and graduate assistantships.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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