Online MBA Program

Online MBA Program

Online MBA Program Overview

Achieve success for the greater good and bottom line with our AACSB-accredited online MBA.

For some, a business management degree is an impressive credential on a résumé. For St. Bonaventure University Online MBA graduates, it’s a catalyst for achieving extraordinary success both personally and professionally. That’s because MBA graduates from St. Bonaventure University Online focus not only on their own financial success or that of their organization – they also focus on improving the greater good.

Fast Facts

  • No GMAT with waiver
  • 100% Online, designed to fit your busy schedule
  • Complete in as few as 20 months
  • Among 5% of business schools globally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • Choose from 3 distinctive tracks: Accounting, Finance, and Marketing
  • General Business track also available
  • Graduate with an ePortfolio that demonstrates your credentials
  • #5 Best Value Schools – U.S. News and World Report – 2018

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Online MBA Program Curriculum

Below is a sample list of courses you will be required to complete for the online MBA program. To view a full list, please download a program brochure.

Careers and Outcomes

Online MBA - Job Market Growth of 6%

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, management jobs are expected to grow 6 percent between 2014 and 2024. This means that more than 500,000 jobs will be created. Individuals in a management position earn an average salary of $98,500 per year. An online MBA is one of the most versatile degrees, individuals can go into finance, accounting and marketing. In addition, management positions are available in a variety of fields including education, public relations, health care, sales and more.

Foundation Courses (9 credits)

Foundation courses ensure preparation for upper-level courses. Some of these courses for our accredited online MBA program may be waived based on prior schooling and/or work experience.

  • MBA 515F Quantitative Foundations for Management
  • MBA 516F Accounting & Finance Foundations
  • MBA 517F Economic Foundations
The Business Core (12 credits)

The business core ensures that you’ll develop an advanced conceptual framework for analyzing and solving business problems.  

  • MBA 610 Financial Management
  • MBA 612 Marketing Management
  • MBA 613 Organizational Behavior
  • MBA 616 Accounting Practices and Analysis
Graduate Electives (18 credits)

Students complete a total of 6 elective courses (18 credits).  Distinctive tracks require a total of 12 credits of electives to be chosen from the specific track options below, leaving 6 credits of free electives for all students.  The two additional electives can be chosen from the other track course options, and will be subject to scheduling availability. This structure allows students to truly customize their education to set the stage for their ideal career. 

Accounting Track

Below are the courses relevant to our online MBA in Accounting track.

Note: This Accounting track is not CPA licensure-qualifying.

  • MBA 611 Legal Environment of Business
  • MBA 615 Contemporary Accounting Theory
  • MBA 623 Advanced Cost Accounting
  • MBA 652 Intermediate Financial Reporting
Finance Track

Below are the courses relevant to our online MBA in Finance track.

  • MBA 611 Legal Environment of Business
  • MBA 626 Investments
  • MBA 639 Behavioral Finance
  • MBA 628 Managerial Economics
Marketing Track
  • MBA 611 Legal Environment of Business
  • MBA 636 Marketing Research
  • MBA 638 Consumer Behavior
  • MBA 644 International Marketing
MBA 649 Capstone (3 credits)

The case-based capstone course provides the student with a practical, normative, and integrated approach to top management decision-making.  In this course, students draw upon previous coursework and apply their knowledge of accounting, finance, marketing, and management to organizational problems, working with colleagues to develop and present solutions.