traditional mba at a glance

  • Study online, virtually anytime day or night
  • No GMAT required
  • Accredited by the WASC†
  • Absorb valuable and relevant experiential knowledge
  • Build lasting relationships that will serve you throughout your career
  • Benefit from "real time" case discussions that are as relevant as today's business news
  • Interactive environment presents unique learning and networking
  • Terms start in January, April, July, and October

Interactive Environment + University Resources = Rich Learning

An overview of the MBA program.

The California State University, Monterey Bay online MBA allows you the unique benefit of learning from a faculty of leading business experts and a cohort of your professional peers. The result is both a robust and rewarding learning experience.

No two courses or classes are alike, as each draws from the unique experiences of your classmates — many of whom are experienced marketers, entrepreneurs, economists, investors, and business leaders. In our easy-to-use interactive classroom environment, you not only attain valuable and relevant experiential knowledge, but also you build lasting relationships that will serve you throughout your career.

The 48-credit Master of Business Administration is a selective, fixed-curriculum graduate degree program. It is specifically designed to sharpen your soft skills (leadership, teamwork, ethics, networking, politics) while developing a foundation of hard skills (economics, finance, marketing, management) and building the confidence to take your career to a new level.

Traditional MBA Program Competencies

  • Ethical Reasoning
  • Critical Thinking
  • Understanding and Incorporating Diversity
  • Effective Communication
  • Problem Identification (Research Fluency) and Analysis (Qualitative/Quantitative Skills)
  • Decision Making and Execution
  • Systems Thinking

For more detailed information about the program, see curriculum.

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Spring B, 2015

Term Starts -
April 6, 2015
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March 13, 2015