In the fast-paced environment of today’s businesses, differentiating yourself from the crowd is key to excelling in any job.
Whether you’re new to the business world or you’re an experienced manager looking to grow your career, Lindenwood University-Belleville’s master of business administration degree will give you the skills you need to stand apart from the rest.
Our MBA program gives you a comprehensive overview of advanced managerial concepts, along with hands-on applications of the latest strategies in marketing, management, and finance. Dedicated faculty members use their firsthand experience in the workforce to guide their coursework and offer individual attention in a small class setting.
Like many of our graduate students, you may already be a full-time employee, parent, spouse, or caretaker and wonder if you can add “full-time student” to your list of roles. At Lindenwood, going back to school doesn’t mean putting the rest of your life on hold. We understand your busy schedule and work with you one-on-one to meet your academic goals conveniently.
The master of business administration is one of our accelerated degree programs, which means you can earn your degree in as little as 18 months by attending class only one night a week. Our unique cluster format for classes allows you to earn credits at a faster rate while still gaining relevant, in-depth knowledge from real professionals in the field. You will get the quality education to take your career to the next level without sacrificing important family and personal time!
Lindenwood University-Belleville Business Administration Faculty
Each of Lindenwood University-Belleville’s full-time business administration faculty has the highest degree in their field, along with significant real world experience managing employees and working in corporations, small businesses, and non-profit organizations. Our small class sizes ensure that you get personalized guidance from knowledgeable professors committed to helping you succeed both inside and outside the classroom.
Earning a Master of Business Administration Degree at Lindenwood University-Belleville
As an MBA student, you will take advanced coursework in accounting, marketing strategy, managerial finance, and personnel management and labor relations. Even if you’ve earned your undergraduate degree in a non-business field, you’ll gain a thorough understanding of key marketing, finance, and accounting principles in our MBA pre-requisite course. Working professionals benefit from the academic rigor of our curriculum while enjoying the convenience of attending class one night a week at any of our locations.
What to do with a Graduate Degree in Business Administration
MBA graduates succeed in a wide variety of careers, including accountant, financial advisor, advertising executive, fundraiser, human resource manager, information technology director, and sales manager.
An advanced degree often leads to higher salaries and access to top-level positions in a company. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that financial managers typically earn $117,990 per year, and advertising, promotions, and marketing managers earn a median annual wage of $124,850. Job security is also an attractive quality for both of these positions, as employment in these areas is projected to grow faster than the national average for occupations through 2024.