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Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree with a Specialization in Management

Online MBA in Management

AIU’s MBA business management online degree program is designed for students interested in developing managerial skills and professional capabilities. It is also customized with intellipath® adaptive learning technology so you can save time and skip what you already know.

Next Start Date:
December 07, 2022
Total Credits:
Online, Atlanta, Houston
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Online MBA in Management Program Details

MBA Management Online Program Outline

Our online master’s in management degree program is tailored to develop strong business leaders who understand business decisions, ethics, economics, quality management, and continuous improvement.

When you enroll in AIU’s MBA management online program, you will have an opportunity to create plans to improve business operations, communicate effectively in business situations, apply principles of quantitative and qualitative research to business cases, and evaluate the quality of research presented based on these principles.

Our industry-relevant curriculum is accredited by ACBSP, a distinction that not all business administration programs possess. Requirements to complete the one year online MBA programs include fulfillment of the required business core courses and management specialization courses.

AIU provides students with convenience, flexibility, and support to accommodate busy lives. We offer full and part-time program options and transfer-in credit for eligible college, work, and military experience.1 This could reduce the time it takes to earn a degree and save you money in the process.

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1. Transfer credit is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible to transfer. See the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.

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MBA Management Program Courses

Degree Requirements


Business Core
FIN630 Global Financial Management 6
MGT600 Business Research for Decision Making 6
MKT640 A Managerial Approach to Marketing 6
MGT680 Strategic Management 6
Total Credit Hours: 24
BUS610 Economics for the Global Manager 6
MGT615 Leadership and Ethics for Managers 6
MGT625 Legal Aspects of Business Decisions 6
MGT656 Quality Management and Continuous Improvement 6
Total Credit Hours: 24

Total Credit Hours : 48


MBA Management Program Classes Overview

For an MBA Management Online Degree, your classes may include:

Strategic Management

The development and implementation by the global enterprise of integrated business strategies and policies is the focus of this applied course. Course contents include the planning, implementation, management, and evaluation of the corporate resources, products, and assets. Advanced research is an integral component of this course.

Leadership and Ethics for Managers

In this course, students explore the interaction between leaders, followers and situations. The course involves the consideration of opportunities and ethical challenges of leadership.

Economics for the Global Manager

In this course students will have the opportunity to apply the theory and tools of micro and macroeconomics and research to the formation of business decisions in the global environment.

Quality Management and Continuous Improvement

In this course students will explore the philosophy and tools for quality management and continuous improvement of products and processes. Using data collection and problem-solving techniques, students will examine the design of quality practices.

A Managerial Approach to Marketing

This course focuses on the application of marketing concepts in a global organization. Students will examine international channel distribution as well as promotional, pricing, and product strategies.

Business Research for Decision Making

In this course, the student will explore decision making from a managerial viewpoint and examine the role of decision making in dealing with employees, formulating strategy, and negotiating. This course requires students to understand, apply, and evaluate both quantitative and qualitative research methodologies as they apply to business studies and analysis.

Global Financial Management

Within the context of the multinational firm, this course examines the development of policy, financing options for international business, and the making of standard financial management decisions.

Legal Aspects of Business Decisions

This course covers the current legal issues facing corporations operating in the global economy. Students will explore a variety of issues such as employment, international trade and investment, licensing property, commercial transactions, and conflict resolution strategies.

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One Year Online MBA Management

Move forward with AIU's One Year Online MBA Management program. Designed with 24/7 flexibility for busy professionals, this accredited One Year Online MBA Management program can be completed in less than 12 months. That means you can pursue your degree and still balance a full-time career and busy life. Our One Year Online MBA Management program is lets you study anywhere, anytime with a wide range of practical and accessible support tools:

  • intellipath® - This personalized learning platform helps support student success by allowing you to skip what you already know and get support where you need it most. You can also retake tests to improve your overall grade
  • Technical Support – AIU offers 24/7 technical support, whether it’s by phone, email or live chat
  • AIU Online Library – Our library provides access to carefully selected articles, books and websites that can help you get the answers. Also, research guides and tutorials, APA resources, even a staff of professional librarians to assist you


This business program is programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

ACBSP accredited

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