A Look at Concordia’s Online Business Degrees

Posted December 20, 2013 | By csponline

The value of your education is where it can take you. A business degree from Concordia University, St. Paul can take you on a variety of career paths to succeed in the world of business. We provide accredited academic tracks for professionals pursuing a business career. No matter where you are in your career, our online business degrees will meet you there to take your further. Take a look at the business degrees at Concordia and contact an admissions counselor when you are ready to invest in your future.

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Bachelor of Arts in Business: This 40-credit hour program has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 list of best online bachelor’s programs and is the right degree for adult learners starting their degree or making a return to college with previously earned credits. Offered fully online, the B.A. in Business program explores core business competencies, including marketing, management, finance, economics, accounting and law while examining business aptitudes that help new learners develop into real business leaders. Our online program bridges a traditional liberal arts curriculum with practical courses that build applicable workplace skills, including leadership, communication and critical thinking.

Courses run in seven-week terms and cost $420 per credit hour. The next start date for our undergraduate business degree is Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.

Master’s Degrees

Master of Business Administration (MBA): Voted a Top 10 MBA program by Twin Cities Business in 2013, our 42-credit hour MBA is offered fully online for adult learners with big career goals. Our curriculum takes an integrated approach to complex business industries through multiple concentrations, giving you the opportunity to become an expert in your chosen field.

Each MBA program explores current business trends and challenges while also examining traditional academic foundations that lead to a well-rounded and successful business career. Our MBA program is offered online, on campus and through a blended format to give you options when choosing how to best access your degree.

All MBA courses run in seven-week terms and cost $625 per credit hour. There are multiple spring start dates for this program, including:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014
  • Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014

We also offer our MBA students the opportunity to participate in our Mentor and MAP (managerial application portfolio) program. Designed to set you up for success through your studies and beyond graduation, the Mentor and MAP program pairs you with a faculty member who serves as a mentor to support you through graduate school. Your mentor will guide you through the program while helping you cultivate valuable networks, polish interpersonal skills and improve your resume so you get hired after graduation.

MBA: Health Care Management: The booming business of health care is creating vast job opportunities for professionals on the other side of the medical field. One of the fastest growing business-related health care professions is as a health care administrator. The 42-credit hour program integrates courses in health care management with our traditional MBA curriculum to provide you with a targeted educational experience. Whether you choose to enroll in our online, on-campus or blended program, you will receive the same level of instructor attention and quality curriculum. You will graduate from the Health Care Management MBA program with confidence and skills to enter and succeed in the health care field.

Students enrolled in the MBA concentration are eligible to enroll in the Mentor and MAP Program.

The spring start date for this concentration is Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.

MBA: Marketing Analytics: Business strategy is formulated around consumer behaviors in today’s competitive marketplace. Understanding techniques and applications to monitor consumers in this competitive environment can put you ahead of the field. Our marketing analytics concentration is offered through our MBA program. As part of this concentration, you will develop effective and streamlined marketing strategies through nurtured skill sets designed to help you balance consumer behavior, business ethics, research and decision making. Students can choose to enroll in the online, on-campus or blended degree format.

Students can enroll in the Mentor and MAP Program for added support and guidance through the program and after graduation.

All course terms run for seven weeks. The spring start date for the marketing analytics concentration is Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.

Concordia University, St. Paul’s business degrees provide a cumulative learning experience that positions you at the top of your field. Start with a bachelor’s degree and potentially continue with one of our MBA programs. Our concentrations allow you to focus your degree to meet your individualized career goals.