Master of Business Administration
The online MBA that gives you the advantage.
USD’s affordable Master of Business Administration focuses on today’s in-demand industries.
The Master of Business Administration from the University of South Dakota’s Beacom School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), the hallmark of excellence in management education. With this distinction, you can be confident that earning an MBA from USD will help you achieve your career goals, whatever field you choose to pursue.
Our program has five specializations designed to foster leadership and complex problem-solving skills with the following concentrations:
- Business Administration
- Business Analytics
- Health Services Administration
- Operations & Supply Chain Management
Today we are seeing demand for a new generation of business school graduates. Students with a strong expertise in a specific area are at an advantage, and new courses in tech and analytics are quickly becoming game changers, producing well-rounded business graduates who have more to offer.
The MBA program at USD is one of the most affordable MBA degree programs in the country, consistently recognized as such by GetEducated.com and the Princeton Review. Because we do not charge out-of-state tuition costs for our online students, you can earn the highly-ranked degree you need at half the cost of other state universities. Our rigorous degree program is a smart investment for students who want to complete their master’s degree in business without the heavy burden of student loan debt.
While you’ll benefit from the lower cost of our online degree program, you won’t lose the benefit of an excellent education. Our online MBA courses are taught by the same highly qualified on-campus faculty with real-world experience that you can apply to your career.
USD understands that pursuing your MBA is an extra strain on your already busy schedule. Our flexible online Master of Business Administration program can be completed in 2-4 years, depending on class load. USD offers 3 convenient start dates each year, so you can start your MBA when it’s convenient for you.