Master of Business Administration - MBA (Online)


Program Description

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is for those who seek graduate level understanding in business matters.

Learning Outcomes

A graduate with the Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree will be able to:

  1. Prepare research documents in the English language accurately, creatively, and analytically.
  2. Formulate an international business perspective regarding corporate governance, international collaboration, and global operations.
  3. Articulate the global macroeconomic and microeconomic business climate and interpret its effects on the organization’s investment decisions.
  4. Synthesize United States GAAP related to accounting and financial tools to critically evaluate corporate finance decisions and strategies.
  5. Evaluate and describe the components of a global marketing plan for an organization, based upon a thorough global assessment of potential markets and competitors for a given product or service.
  6. Analyze the business environment using business models to identify potential opportunities and formulate effective enterprise-wide strategies to achieve a competitive advantage.

Program Requirements

The Master of Business Administration program
requires 36 completed credits: (12 courses, 3 credits each).

Core Courses and Credits

MGT6000 Integrated Studies in Management 3
ECON6000 Managerial Economics 3
MKT6000 Marketing 3
MGT6010 International Management 3
BUS6010 Corporate Social Responsibility 3
ACT6000 Managerial Accounting 3
BUS6030 Human Capital Management 3
FIN6000 Corporate Finance 3
BUS6040 Legal Environment of Business 3
BUS6020 International Business Strategy 3
MBA Capstone Project
MBA6999 MBA ePortfolio 3
Earned Credits in Total: 36

Transfer of Credits from Other Schools

Academic credits earned at other recognized institutions with a letter grade of a "C" or better may be transferred toward Aston American University’s degree programs. The admission’s office of Aston American University will evaluate applicant transcripts and academic records to determine the number of transferable credits accepted.

Transfer credits may be given for academic coursework completed or tangible evidence of significant professional accomplishment(s), such as technical papers published, major projects completed, or other noteworthy, well-documented professional achievements.

The maximum transfer is 20 credits.

Academic Calendar

Aston American University’s MBA program takes approximately one (1) year to complete. The academic year consists of four (4) semesters with two to four (2-4) courses per semester. Courses are based on a flexible and self-learning structure to accommodate each student’s business and personal responsibilities.

Exam System and Course Passing

Students are required to pass a final examination at the end of each course. A minimum score of 70% on the final examination is needed in order to successfully pass the course.

E-Learning System

The e-learning system is an online educational management system with tailored course materials where students and lecturers interact. Course materials include presentations, readings, videos, assignments, quizzes, and a final exam. Following enrollment, a unique username and password will be issued for each student to access the e-learning platform.

Last updated March 2019

About the School

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Aston American University is flexible and provides a refined, technological education for students around the world. As we continue to embrace our diverse students with caring and personalized support, we look forward to meet the higher education goals of our diverse group of applicants each year. Read less