ONLINE MBA PROGRAM – GENERAL MANAGEMENT

ONLINE MBA PROGRAM – GENERAL MANAGEMENT

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Earn your MBA degree online in as few as 12 months at UAF, with no undergraduate degree in business required. Our online MBA, general management concentration, provides a strong foundation in management theory, marketing, finance, corporate strategy and analytical thinking, through an accredited program that can accommodate any schedule or location. It also prepares you with the leadership, problem-solving, communication and time management skills that today’s employers are looking for.

Who Is the Online MBA: General Management Degree Designed For?

Our online MBA program (concentration in general management) is designed for students of all academic backgrounds who are interested in gaining the skills to grow as business leaders and advance in their careers. Offering flexibility and convenience, it’s a perfect option for working professionals. In addition to general management, you can also focus your online MBA degree on fisheries, marine biology and oceanography.

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Why Earn Your Online MBA at UAF?

  • Join one of the best online MBA programs in the nation. Only 1.5% of universities in the world have earned both business accreditation and specialized accounting accreditation through AACSB International, ensuring that our program has met rigorous standards for quality. Many of our MBA courses are also recognized by Quality Matters.
  • Earn your MBA online in one year, if you choose, or work on a schedule that fits your needs. Most MBA students take 18-36 months while continuing to work.
  • Earn your MBA without any required business background. We offer online self-study modules in place of prerequisite courses to help you prepare.
  • Focus your MBA degree in either general management or STEM.
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Online MBA degree example projects

Our MBA students learn by doing. From consulting to help a local business solve one of its toughest problems, to drafting a business plan from scratch, the online MBA degree emphasizes practical skills and knowledge that will directly enhance your career.

Experience online learning at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

UAF offers one of the best online MBA programs in the nation. Classes are small and highly interactive. Expert faculty bring diverse real-world business experience to the coursework. You also pay in-state tuition regardless of where you live, making this an affordable online MBA program for students across the United States.

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Cost breakdown for the online MBA general management program

The estimated cost for the MBA online program (concentration in general management) based on current rates is $21,800.

Use code UAFSOM when applying to get your application fee waived!

See what your dollars go toward on the UAF eCampus Tuition and Fees page.

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I wanted to broaden my scope of practice in healthcare and decided on UAF’s MBA program. I love the small class sizes because I get more one-on-one interaction with the instructors. It has been a very rewarding experience and will propel me towards other exciting opportunities.

– Omo Oisamoje, Pharm.D. Pharmacist in Fairbanks, Alaska

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Jobs for an MBA

Earning your MBA degree is a great way to advance your career and boost your earning potential. It can help you gain the skills to lead an organization or start your own business. It’s also a great opportunity to build your professional network. These are just a few of the jobs an MBA graduate who studies general management may choose to pursue:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Business manager
  • Director of operations
  • Financial analyst
  • Marketing manager
  • Business strategist
  • Business development manager
  • Management consultant

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Salary With an MBA

The average MBA salary will depend a lot on industry, work experience and other factors. Graduates of accredited MBA programs, like our program here at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, also tend to enjoy higher earnings on average.

As reported in the Financial Times, MBA graduates typically double their annual earnings within three years of completing their degree. A study by the Center on Education and the Workforce also reported an increase of 30.6%, or $19,000, for MBA graduate degree holders over bachelor’s degree graduates.

Explore Classes for the Online MBA Degree (Concentration in General Management)

The MBA program online includes required courses in organizational theory, marketing management, financial markets and strategy, and a capstone in corporate strategy. When you choose a focus in general management, you’ll have the opportunity to select from a wide range of elective courses, a few examples of which include innovation management, strategic collaboration and economics of environmental and business sustainability.

Get Started on Your MBA Program Online

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Earn your MBA online at UAF. Apply online today.