Get Ready for the Future of Business
Online MBA Curriculum
The first and only business program in the country with a focus on responsible business, CSUMB's remote MBA curriculum offers students a chance to encounter in-depth study, group projects, global perspectives, and sophisticated technologies while viewing all facets of business administration through the 5-point lens of Profit, People, Planet, Ethics, and Equity.
Our Online MBA courses provide students with the professional business competencies valued by employers in today's global marketplace.
Responsible Business: Your Key to Business Success
Our Responsible Business website contains innovative, progressive readings and videos that each of our online business MBA students will have access to familiarize themselves with Responsible Business and the Quintuple Bottom Line: profit, people, planet, ethics, and equity.
Created by CSUMB faculty and industry subject matter experts, these articles and videos highlight the important role of Responsible Business in the world. Frequently updated, these links within the courses ensure that students are studying up-to-date examples of companies' success stories.
With a strong focus on quantitative skills, each of our remote MBA courses has been mapped to professional competencies identified by your instructor. Throughout the program, students will have an opportunity to demonstrate their achievement of these competencies.
Graduate with Our Responsible Business Curriculum
Experiential Learning Opportunities: Gain Real World Responsible Business Experience.
CSUMB’s Online MBA program takes learning beyond the online classroom by incorporating a series of unique experiential educational opportunities that prepare students for real world business management and leadership.
Build practical skills in our online business simulations that put you in the shoes of a manager.
International Consulting Experience
Our virtual consultancy experience is dedicated to resolving economic disparities and empowering communities to reduce inequalities. Students team up to help local entrepreneurs and small businesses in a developing country resolve current, real-world challenges related to microfinance, marketing, and business plans.
Responsible Business Capstone
An in-depth multi-week experience that will enable you to integrate and apply the knowledge you have acquired in all previous courses, including an assignment in our BUS 694 course, (Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship), to create a start-up social-venture proposal with social impact.
Dedicated and Experienced Faculty
Helping you increase your business and career success.
Getting Your MBA Online: Course Structure
The Online Master of Business Administration curriculum consists of 30 units delivered in sequence across 11 individual courses. Students take one course at any one time with their cohort. Individual courses are five weeks long. You can complete the program and earn your MBA degree in as few as 16 months.
The University accepts credit for transfer into the program. Students who have completed coursework in another regionally accredited graduate program with a grade of B or better can apply for transfer credit. Credit is granted when the coursework for which credit was earned is deemed to align with the course content, assessments, objectives, and outcomes of one of the courses listed below. A maximum of 9 units can be transferred into the MBA program.