Master of Business Administration



Your MBA. Your Way.

Customizable education has arrived at Indiana Wesleyan University. The MBA My Way at Indiana Wesleyan University is a unique program that puts the power in your hands. Set your own pace, focus on your industry of interest, and get more flexibility in your coursework. You’ll graduate with a robust portfolio of work to show future employers and gain the industry expertise needed to advance your career.

YOU SET THE PACE – Take the standard track (72 weeks) or fast track the program and graduate in less than one year (48 weeks).

RELEVANT COURSEWORK – With assignments that focus on real-world projects and scenarios, you’ll graduate ready for the next opportunity. You’ll also have no mid-week due dates, meaning you can complete your coursework each week at a pace you set for yourself.

CUSTOMIZATION – Where do your interests lie? The curriculum is designed to help you become an “industry expert” in the area of your choice. The MBA My Way also offers specializations in healthcare administration, information technology management, project management, and school administration.

CAREER READINESS – The MBA My Way program is focused on preparing you for advancement opportunities in the workforce. It also builds toward the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program at IWU, should you choose to pursue a doctoral degree.

MBA Test Drive

MBA Test Drive

The free online MBA Test Drive course takes just 3-4 hours to complete and gives you a glimpse of what it’s like to be a student in IWU’s MBA program. You will gain insight from sample assessments, reflect on your readiness for graduate school and more. After you finish, you’ll get a certificate of completion—and a 10% tuition discount on the MBA program if you decide to enroll!

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Students in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program design solutions and strategies for complex business problems and opportunities, evaluate personal management capabilities and design a plan for economic growth, and integrate critical analysis with disciplines such as management, accounting, finance, and economics. Students will synthesize ethical standards in decision-making and strategy development, create appropriate communication strategies to achieve organizational goals, and integrate a biblical framework that guides interactions within the business environment and workplace.

Learning Objectives and Outcomes

  • Learn to become an executive-level leader in any industry
  • Utilize several disciplines for leadership, like accounting, management, finance, economics, and others
  • Make ethical, informed decisions in fast-paced environments
  • Become an effective communicator
  • Integrate personal values using DeVoe’s Virtuous Business Model

Career Possibilities

  • Financial Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Consultant
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Marketing Manager

Career Data

  • $70,210 - Mean Market Salary in the US, 2018/2019 (Burning Glass Labor insights tool)
  • Projected employment growth in US (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
    • Financial Managers 20.5%
    • Product Managers 10.1%
    • Consultants 14.3%
    • Information Systems Manager 12%
    • Marketing Managers 10.6%
    • Health Services Manager 22%


The Master of Business Administration(MBA) program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

Not all programs are offered at all locations and some may only be available online.


"I am ready for the future and our business is ready for the next generation of leadership. We also learned so much about each other, our individual strengths and problem solving skills. Now, because of this experience, we're moving forward together as a much stronger family and a much sharper company."

Sondra Copanas, MBA

Tuition & Financial Aid

MBA - No Specialization

Credit Hours Tuition
36 Total $559 / credit hour

The total cost of the program, including tuition, books, and fees, will be determined prior to your enrollment. The cost will be divided into several payments spread over the course of the program. Course textbooks will be shipped to you before each course begins. The cost of books increases for shipments outside of the 48 contiguous United States.

The total credit hours and per-credit-hour costs listed above are effective for the core program. For prerequisite or other required courses if applicable, students will need to pay for appropriate tuition, books, and any additional fees. Costs may change if you withdraw from the program and restart in a future program at a later date.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and even employer reimbursement.

For information about financial aid, call 800-621-8667, ext. 2516, visit our financial aid website, or email

Financial aid is not available for unclassified students.


The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is a 36-credit-hour program.

Below is the list of courses required to complete the program. Courses are generally taken sequentially, one at a time, until the program is complete. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles below. For further information, feel free to contact us.



Below are the lists of requirements for the Master of Business Administration program. Click on each link to expand the requirements. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

Admission Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), verified on official transcripts sent by the institution directly to Indiana Wesleyan University.
  • An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher from the baccalaureate degree-granting institution at which a minimum of 30 credit hours was completed. If an applicant's GPA is below 2.5, the student may be admitted on a probationary basis, as established by the guidelines of the college.

Graduation Requirements

  • All credits required in the curriculum sequence with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a minimum grade of "C" in each course. A grade of "C-" or below will require the course to be repeated.
  • Overall GPA of at least 3.0 in all IWU graduate work.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.

Transfer Credits

A maximum of six (6) credit hours of equivalent coursework, excluding ADM-508 and ADM-560, may be transferred from regionally accredited institutions. Credit may be allowed for courses equivalent in content, credit hours, and course title.

Start Dates

Below are the program locations, upcoming dates, and meeting times for the MBA program. This list is updated regularly as new classes are added.