American  University's Online MBA

Earn your MBA from a top-ranked business school that thrives at the nexus of business, government, and society.

No GRE or GMAT required
15 months to complete
automatically considered for scholarships OF UP TO $30,000 

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A Top-Ranked MBA

An internationally-recognized MBA with a unique structure and opportunities to practice your hard-earned skills—all conveniently available online.



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You can complete your MBA in as few as 15 months. 



Through our two immersions, you will gain hands-on experience to hone your skills.




You can choose one of seven concentrations for your studies: entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, cybersecurity, international business, business analytics, or consulting.


Being an American university student
As an American University student, you will have access to some of the greatest speakers of our time.

All online students at the Kogod School of Business have access to valuable events and outstanding speakers. Just recently, we hosted and live-streamed Marriott President and CEO Anthony Capuano, an international leader in sustainability and hospitality.

American University MBA | Online

American University’s Kogod School of Business offers a rigorous online MBA program that prepares emerging professionals to take on leadership roles within the business ecosystem.

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Program Requirements

  • 48 credits to complete
  • 13 core courses
  • 2 elective courses
  • 2 in-person immersions

The Modern Online MBA

Comprehensive business education is key to participating in an interconnected marketplace. The Kogod School of Business’s online MBA program recognizes that becoming a business leader in the twenty-first century requires expertise across multiple areas and an understanding of the interactions between corporations, government, and nonprofit enterprises. The critical business skills you’ll gain with Kogod’s online master of business administration program will propel your career into today’s global economy.



Kogod's Online MBA emphasizes collaboration and helps you build relationships with peers during live online classes led by Kogod faculty. Kogod’s focus on practice-based, experiential learning combines self-paced course work and in-person immersions to help you develop a solid network as you build your career. Whether you choose to customize your degree or select a predesigned focus area, you will gain business knowledge to leverage across the interconnected global marketplace and into your professional future.