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.
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
Post Graduate Salary Information
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for Sales Managers was $126,640 in 2019 while
Top Executives earned a median salary of $104,690 in 2019.1
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.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Top Executives,
on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/top-executives.htm (visited June 26, 2020).