Online MBA
Associate to MBA

Next Start

Online & Onsite

20
Courses

30
Months

Overview

You need an education that you can use in the workforce, not just a degree to hang on your wall. At IWU, you can accelerate the process of earning your graduate degree by skipping your bachelor’s, putting you in a position for advancement as soon as possible. The Associate to Master of Business Administration (MBA) is designed to match your commitment to achieve by giving you the most essential elements of a bachelor’s degree, ultimately skipping it and propelling you into an MBA. Designed to fit the schedule of a full-time working adult, this program teaches you practical skills and valuable knowledge for a wide variety of business roles through real life scenarios and assignments. 

  • Fully online or onsite at select regional education centers 
  • Complete the program in approximately 30 months 
  • Accelerate your graduate education – accelerate your opportunities 

You’ll Learn To…

  • Find solutions to real, complex problems happening in business today
  • Identify strategies to capitalize on business opportunities
  • Deepen your understanding of key disciplines like management, accounting, economics, and more
  • Integrate your faith to guide your interactions in the business world

Career Options

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

TUITION

CREDIT HOURS
24 Undergraduate
36 Graduate
TUITION
$449/Credit Hour
$470/Credit Hour

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing iwuenroll@indwes.edu.

FINANCIAL AID

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

Courses

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.

Undergraduate Courses

MGT-302,ADM-310,MKG-421,MGT-460,MGT-451,STA-320,ECO-330,FIN-310

Graduate Courses

MGMT-501,MGMT-512,COMM-515,MKTG-530,STAT-535,MGMT-528,MGMT-532,FINC-510,ACCT-510,FINC-530,ECON-510,MGMT-522

REQUIREMENTS

Click on each section to expand the different requirements for this program. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

  • An associate’s 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). Degrees must be verified on original transcripts sent directly by the Institution to Indiana Wesleyan University.
  • An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher from the associate degree granting institution at which at least a minimum of 30 hours was completed. If an applicant's GPA is below 3.0, the student may be admitted on a probationary basis, as established by the guidelines of the DeVoe School of Business.

  • All credits required in the MBA 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 3.0 in all IWU graduate work.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.

Program Requirements
  • Before starting the graduate MBA courses, students must complete an undergraduate bridge program of 24 credits hours.
  • A grade of "B" or higher must be earned in the bridge courses.
  • Students may not transfer undergraduate credits earned from other institutions.
  • Students may elect to transfer out of AS-MBA into other IWU undergraduate programs.  Classes taken in the AS-MBA can apply toward a program of study in another program as appropriate, if the minimum grade requirement for that program has been meet.

START DATES

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

Accreditation

Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), www.hlcommission.org, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at www.indwes.edu/about/iwu-profile/accreditation.

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

*Effective 07-01-2021 through 06-30-2022