Business & Management
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Master of Business Administration Degree

If you've always dreamed of calling yourself a businessman or businesswoman and want the quantitative, analytical, and strategic skills to ensure you're successful in your career, a Master of Business Administration degree could be the perfect fit for you.

Types of Degrees

MBA programs require you to complete a bachelor's degree program, usually in business, before pursuing a MBA, which then typically takes between 1.5 and 2 years of full-time study to complete.

Admission Requirements

A bachelor's degree is required, with a strong academic background in business, marketing, advertising, accounting, finance, economics, and entrepreneurship helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a particular school.

Career Opportunities After Earning A Master of Business Administration Degree

The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree in Master of Business Administration include:

  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Top Executive
  • Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.

Post Graduate Salary Information

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for Sales Managers was $126,640 in 2019 (1) while Top Executives earned a median salary of $104,690 in 2019. (2)

Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on career chosen, but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.

References

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  2. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.

Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.