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Master of Business Administration

Online Master's Degree

Potential Jobs for MBA Graduates

The online MBA degree program gives motivated adult learners the tools to succeed in a complex and competitive business environment. In addition to developing a sophisticated understanding of traditional business concepts, MBA graduates learn to apply real-world business operations leadership skills to their respective companies in a variety of roles, including:

  • Senior Project Manager
  • Product Director
  • Director of Operations
  • Business Owner/Entrepreneur
  • Management Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Database Administrator

Why Choose New England College of Business?

New England College of Business has been educating successful finance and business professionals for over 100 years. Our online learning platform is ideal for today's busy working adult. We understand the need for access to high-quality online degrees and provide programs that are:

Lowest tuition among all private four-year colleges in New England (U.S. Department of Education College Affordability and Transparency Center, 2011-2015).

Courses are 100% online, allowing you to study anytime and anywhere.

Career-focused coursework is led by faculty with real-world experience.

Our degree programs are regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Our interactive online learning environment was recognized with a 2014 Gold Award for Best Practices (USDLA) and the ACHE Award for Creative Use of Technology, and our degree programs are consistently recognized by the U.S. News and World Report.

Our Online Master's in Business Administration is designed to produce strategic thinkers equipped for a global business environment. MBA students have the opportunity to gain relevant and actionable experience across a broad range of business topics and apply this knowledge to all facets of business. To gain a deeper knowledge in specific areas, concentrations in Ethics, Finance, Human Resources and Healthcare are available.

MBA Degree Concentrations

Our MBA educational experience can be custom-tailored to a range of industries. MBA concentrations and degree options include:

For a complete list of courses, download the curriculum worksheet. You may also view full course descriptions here.

What You Will Learn in the Online MBA Program

This online MBA program is designed so that graduates gain confidence in their ability to:

  • Form and implement effective strategic plans in the context of global, political, social and technological environments
  • Collaboratively lead diverse teams in changing work environments
  • Effectively use research and analyze data to solve unstructured business problems
  • Integrate theoretical perspectives and apply a conceptual understanding of relevant business disciplines to new, existing and unforeseen situations
  • Use technology to effectively communicate and present data, ideas and concepts

Is the Online MBA Program Right for You?

The online MBA degree program at New England College of Business is designed for the needs of middle- and senior-level managers who want to improve their professional skills and bolster their strategic capabilities.

New England College of Business online master's degree students come from a variety of business and nonbusiness backgrounds including engineering, healthcare, technology, finance and consulting. Through our award-winning online learning environment, students are in constant interaction — which encourages professional networking, team-building and cross-sector learning.

Nearly all of our students are working adults who recognize New England College of Business as a good fit for its convenience and flexibility. Sixty-three percent of them are employed at organizations which have a Corporate Partner relationship with New England College of Business.

Admissions Requirements

We accept admission applications for our accelerated online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program throughout the year. Evaluation of each candidate's application is based on the following:

  • Online application for admission
  • Payment of $75 application fee (one-time, non-refundable)
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college with a 2.70 GPA or higher or foreign credential equivalent established by a third party evaluation agency
  • Official copies of all college/university-level transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) along with program and course descriptions if student is seeking to transfer credit
  • Essay (approximately one to two pages) describing how the Master of Business Administration (MBA) will help the student achieve long- and short-term personal and professional goals
  • Current resume
  • Student Financial Agreement or financial loan documentation if student is seeking alternative funding
  • Interview, via phone or in person, with program chair or other qualified college administrator

Neither the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) nor the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) are required. However, you can submit those scores to strengthen your admission application.

Students that do not already have foundational coursework in business may be conditionally accepted, subject to satisfactory completion of up to four prerequisite courses: Accounting, Statistics, Survey of Economics and Principles of Management.

Foreign language students must submit TOEFL or IELTS testing scores that meet the New England College of Business admissions requirements for admittance to Graduate Programs found in the Academic Catalog and Student Handbook.

For more information and detailed admissions requirements, consult the Academic Catalog and Student Handbook.

If you're considering taking the next step in your career by getting a degree, our Admissions Representatives are available to help you select the online degree program that best fits your needs. Just give us a call at 800-997-1673.

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You could save 25% on tuition if your employer is one of our Corporate Partners.