Master of Business Administration - International Business

Northcentral University (NCU)

Program Description

Master of Business Administration - International Business

Northcentral University (NCU)

Master of Business Administration - International Business

Recent technological advances and the advent of globalization have created an interrelated and interdependent world, altering the nature of how people do business today and will do in the future. This globalization has brought about many benefits to people throughout the world, but has also brought many challenges. In this specialization, you will explore many of these challenges and opportunities, in addition to international law, economics, marketing and strategic management. As a graduate, you will have developed the knowledge and skills needed to understand and manage multinational and international organizations.

MBA Degree Requirements

An MBA in Business Administration requires 30 credit hours beyond the bachelor degree level. The MBA program includes 15 credit hours of foundational courses. The foundational courses are taken by all students regardless of their undergraduate degree to form and strengthen their fundamental business skills. The remaining 15 credit hours encapsulate a specialization aligned with a student’s career goals. Students may also opt for a General Business specialization, electing 15 credit hours of cross-discipline courses. Elective courses must be appropriate to the student's degree program.

Students in the MBA program are required to demonstrate competency in the areas listed below:

  • Research - MBA students are required to show competency in writing skills for research purposes through their Northcentral University coursework.
  • Computer Competency - MBA students are required to use appropriate computer skills that are necessary in writing research papers. Students must be able to prepare documents using APA formatting and advanced word processing skills, such as the creation of title pages, abstracts, tables and figures, headers and footers, page breaks, tables of contents, and hanging indents.

Completion Period for Master's Degrees

Northcentral University allows 5 years to complete all 30 credit hour master's programs. Normal time to complete varies depending upon course take rate and credits transferred.

MBA Required Foundational Courses - 15 credit hours


If there’s one thing we’ve learned about our students, it’s that they are motivated and ambitious—but they are also busy! At Northcentral University, we’ve designed our education experience to work with you, not against you, so you can achieve your academic goals without sacrificing the quality, flexibility and support you need to be successful.

  • Regionally Accredited
  • No Physical Residency Requirements
  • One-to-One Teaching
  • 100% Doctoral Faculty
  • Flexibility of Online Learning
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