MBA

 

The Alvernia Difference

At Alvernia University, you can earn your degree and achieve your goals in a format that works for you.

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  • Tuition

    Online MBA tuition is $550 per credit hour. Visit our financial aid page to learn what options are available to you. More

  • MBA Salary

    PayScale reports a median salary of $75,185 for employees with an MBA and five to nine years of experience. More

  • Accelerated

    Complete your degree in as little as one year while studying when and where you want. More

Courses

The online MBA program requires 30 credit hours, which can be achieved with the following courses.

Required Interdisciplinary Courses (3 credits):

Required Business Courses (21-30 credits):

*May be waived by MBA Admissions Committee based on graduate program policies.
**Course selected may not also count as the student's required elective

Select One Elective (3 credits):

Required Capstone Course (3 credits):

Admissions

For entrance into the Online MBA program, you’ll need to:

  • Complete an application.
  • Provide proof of a baccalaureate degree and official transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Provide three letters of recommendation.
  • Write a one-page personal statement about the value of graduate education for your personal and professional goals.
  • Provide a resume outlining your professional and educational experiences.
  • Provide scores from a graduate entrance exam (optional). Alvernia school code 2431.

Interested in Alvernia’s On-Campus MBA program, click here to learn more

Tuition

Online MBA tuition is $550 per credit hour. Visit our financial aid page to learn what options are available to you.

Accelerate Your Career, Online

For those looking to advance their careers, an MBA offers a critical business education. And with the online MBA program at Alvernia University, you’ll find a flexible, convenient program that will give you the foundation you need to succeed. An MBA can help you obtain a promotion or a new job opportunity, in addition to a higher salary. In fact, PayScale reports a median salary of $75,185 for employees with an MBA and five to nine years of experience. That number rises to $98,213 when coupled with 10 to 19 years of experience.

Potential Careers

An MBA can open many doors. Here are some possible opportunities once you earn your degree:

  • Advertising, Promotions and Marketing Managers Salary:$115,750 (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

    Plan campaigns to generate interest in a product or service.

  • Chief Executive Officers Salary:$168,140 (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

    Oversee company operations and ensure that the organization’s strategic goals are met.

  • Management Consultant Salary: $78,600 (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

    Identify and solve problems that are affecting the performance of a business.

  • Financial Analyst Salary: $76,950 (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

    Assess the importance of a business’ investments and provide guidance toward financial decisions.

Accreditation

acbspAlvernia University’s Business Department programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Alumni Success

“Alvernia gave me the skill set I needed to succeed in the business world. I attribute my accomplishments to my Alvernia experience. The faculty are absolutely amazing; they really had an impact on me.”

Jennifer Krow ‘03, M’11
Senior Financial Analyst
Walt Disney Resort