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Online Master of Business Administration Program

The online MBA program offers the same high-quality content of our full-time campus program to students who need a flexible option to accommodate their lifestyle.

Designed and instructed by our award-winning staff, the Online MBA curriculum will give you the skills to develop cross-cultural global business strategies that will prepare you to integrate and synthesize information from all business disciplines. You’ll analyze ethical management, problem-solving, and decision-making. Our applied approach ensures that you understand how to lead, manage, and network in real-world business settings.

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#1 HBCU Business School – Bloomberg Businessweek
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The Howard University MBA Program offers a top-notch graduate education, preparing students to become Global Business Leaders of the 21st Century.

Verna Supel, Program Director, Online MBA

Learning for a Lifetime

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Graduates who complete the program are more culturally aware and equipped to think critically, solve problems, and confidently make decisions as a business leader.

Executive Readiness

Executive Readiness

You will learn to identify and mobilize talent across an organization and develop strategies for solving complex business problems, nationally and internationally.

Connection

Connection

Gain access to an extensive and proud alumni network that reaches across the globe, opening doors of opportunity and connectivity to major corporations and organizations.

Values

Values

Good corporate citizenship is essential to building a successful company and career. Learn to champion a business that benefits the greater good while being attentive and respectful to the needs of humankind. Examine important legal and ethical business issues that can impact your integrity and morality.

Strategic Thinking

Strategic Thinking

Students focus on evolving industry issues and use an integrated approach to explore problem-solving and decision-making. You’ll learn to recognize the impact each decision has on the organization as a whole, and balance growth potential with risk management.

Fresh Perspective

Fresh Perspective

Explore a holistic view of business that considers the financial, ethical, and human factors that can shape your outlooks and perspectives. Discover new ways to create an environment that encourages and operationalizes innovation throughout the organization.

Online MBA with Full-Time Value

Learn to lead and manage using innovative strategies to solve business problems nationally and internationally. Students will have an opportunity to contribute their diverse perspectives to the business world, creating a truly global education.

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International Immersion Opportunities

From study abroad opportunities to becoming well versed in global concepts, you will gain the skills to solve worldwide business challenges.
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Scholarship

Our team of financial aid advisors will work closely with you to secure scholarships, loans, and other forms of aid to help finance your education.
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Classroom Diversity

Minority students often encounter unique challenges in the classroom and workplace; wherein, we pride ourselves on diversity and inclusion. In 2019, Howard University MBA Program continues to be ranked #1 Greatest Resources for Minority Students for the 16th year in a row.
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Recruitment Programs

The Howard University School of Business is highly sought out by recruiters from leading corporations, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. With a long history of graduating the top-performing business professionals, recruiters trust that our students possess the tools to lead at the highest level.

Who is This Program For?

Our Online MBA students are global business leaders and entrepreneurs in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. The course curriculum is designed for early to mid-career professionals who want to grow as business leaders. Each student brings a unique background that adds to our collective learning environment. It is the perfect program for candidates who want to expand their expertise in global learning within an environment where they can be their authentic selves.

Is this the right program for me?

  • I have at least 2 years of professional experience.
  • I have a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university.
  • I want to further my education and learn more about business skills such as accounting, finance, marketing, entrepreneurship, and more.
  • Does the OMBA curriculum match my professional skills and goals?

Your Learning Journey

Coursework for the Online MBA has a total of 48 credit hours consisting of 11 core courses and five electives. The comprehensive curriculum creates culturally aware change agents in the business and socio-economic environments.

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This introductory course builds an understanding and awareness of organizational operations and oversight. Students deep dive into management, exploring the subtopics of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. You will discover how organizations leverage their scarce resources to achieve their goals. This course provides students with an overview of management and insights into organizational structures.

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In this fundamental accounting course, students apply executive, management, planning, and control processes to evaluate transactions and prepare and analyze financial statements.

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This course examines the managerial use of statistical concepts and data analysis, covering topics such as descriptive statistics, probability, sampling, statistical inference and correlation, and regression analysis. Students become familiar with the Office Automation Systems and standard statistical software.

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This course helps develop an understanding of financial management, with a focus on the valuation of cash flows, the relationship between risk and return, capital budgeting, and working capital management.
Prerequisite: Financial Accounting

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Production and operations are the management of processes used by businesses when manufacturing their goods and services. Students will study the design, management, and improvement of production systems for efficiency and effectiveness. The course prepares students for various careers within efficient operations management, with a focus on analytically based decision-making and the improvement of processes, quality, and productivity.

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This course dissects the strategy behind a firm’s marketing efforts when targeting their audience. Specifically, this course seeks to develop a student in two ways: (1) understanding of how the firm can benefit by creating and delivering value to its customers, and (2) further their skills in conceptual analysis and the application of marketing tools that improve segmentation and targeting, branding, pricing, distribution, and promotion. Students participate in lectures and case discussions, case write-ups, student presentations, and a comprehensive final examination to achieve these objectives.

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This course develops a foundation of concepts and solutions that supports the planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement activities required for the successful completion of a project.

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Dive into a course overview of all information systems, including the integration of management, information, and systems concepts into a unified framework. Topics include management information systems development, design, implementation, and evaluation strategies.

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This course provides a comprehensive overview of the entrepreneurship process. Topics include, but are not limited to, creativity and innovation, entrepreneurship, feasibility analysis, venture finance, and business plan development.
Prerequisite: Organizational Behavior and Leadership

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This course is an in-depth study of the application of accounting methods to solve business management problems. You’ll gain knowledge, insights, and analytical skills to design, implement, and plan and control systems strategies. Topics covered include transfer pricing budget preparation, management compensation, motivation, and goal congruence.
Prerequisites: Financial Accounting and Financial Management

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Learn to develop business plans that solve complex problems. This capstone course involves the formulation and implementation of corporate strategy. Topics include long-range planning, acquisitions and mergers, and business policy. Students will present their findings to a panel of faculty and top industry professionals, then receive feedback and recommendations for moving forward. Dean and other faculty will attend.

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Faculty

Dr. Anthony Anderson

Dr. Anthony Anderson

Associate Professor
Accounting
Dr. Allison J. Morgan Bryant

Dr. Allison J. Morgan Bryant

Assistant Dean of Innovation and Administration/Associate Professor
Dr. Wen Gong

Dr. Wen Gong

Associate Professor
Marketing
Dr. Subodh Kulkarni

Dr. Subodh Kulkarni

Professor/Department Chair
Management
Dr. Anupam Kumar

Dr. Anupam Kumar

Associate Professor
Information Systems & Supply Chain Management
Dr. Russell Price

Dr. Russell Price

Associate Professor
Finance & International Business
Dr. Rayshad Holmes

Dr. Rayshad Holmes

Adjunct Professor
Management
Dr. Anthony D. Wilbon, PMP

Dr. Anthony D. Wilbon, PMP

Dean, Howard University School of Business
Verna Supel

Verna Supel

Director of Graduate Programs

Tuition for the Online MBA

$1,896

Per Credit Hour

Scholarships and financial aid are available for eligible applicants.
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$123

Application Fee

Waived for those enrolling in Summer 2020, Fall 2020 or Spring 2021 Cohorts.

$300

Enrollment Fee

Waived for HU graduates and applied towards tuition.

Financial Aid

Key Dates and Deadlines

Now enrolling for our Spring 2021 Cohort.

Final Submit Deadline
October 30, 2020

Start of Classes

EMBA
January 15, 2021
Online MBA
January 15, 2021

Admissions

Upcoming Webinars

MBA
Howard University | School of Business | Online MBA Program Overview
Wednesday, October 28th
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7:00 PM ET
MBA
Application Workshop Webinar | Online MBA Program (Will heavily focus on completing applications and next steps)
Thursday, November 19th
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7:00 PM ET

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