Business Administration, MBA (International Business)

Master of Business Administration Degree with a Specialization in International Business

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

  • Fully Online
  • 48
    Credits
  • $650.00
    In-State
  • $650.00
    Out-of-State

Program Overview

The online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program with a specialization in international business provides a well-rounded look at the way global business works.

Students choose this program because:

  • The curriculum combines core competencies in-demand with employers with a flexible set of electives to make their degree fit their career path
  • World-class Big Ten faculty offers dynamic online learning experiences and courses backed by scholarly research and lead the conversation on what's next in business
  • The network of peers that spans multiple industries, job titles and geographic locations, who provide meaningful connections and exceptional peer-to-peer learning opportunities
  • The ability to partner with career professionals

Core courses in this program provide students with comprehensive skills directly applicable to today's business world. Courses are delivered completely online, optimized for mobile access and offered in 8-week terms.

Coursework includes:

  • International Finance
  • Leadership in a Global Context
  • Directed Reading or Research
  • Multinational Financial Analysis
  • Marketing and Globalization 

More about the online MBA degree program:

The online MBA degree program equips future business leaders with the qualitative and quantitative skills required to succeed in the business world of today and tomorrow. The online MBA degree program emphasizes:

  • Managerial skills
  • Team building
  • Ethics
  • Leadership
  • Case analysis

The online MBA is a cross-discipline degree that requires study in each of the Business areas. Students may also choose an area of specialization in the following areas:

  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management 

Students pursuing the MBA may also earn a graduate certificate in business analytics or supply chain management, using the same list of available electives. 

The MBA is the #13 online MBA program in the world as the best value for the money in the U.S. by Financial Times.

Career Outlook: The online MBA degree program prepares students to advance their careers by developing the managerial skills needed to be successful. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, business, financial and sales occupations have some of the highest wage premiums for workers with a master's degree. The education and experience students receive allows them to stand out among business peers and become competitive business professionals. 

Career paths may include:

  • Marketing Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Sales Director
  • Business Development
  • Business Executive
  • Operations Manager
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Financial Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Consultant

Admissions and Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must have:

  1. A Bachelor's degree

  2. 3 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale

  3. Previous work experience

    One year of work experience

  4. Taken the GRE or GMAT

  5. Taken the TOEFL or IELTS

    (Only required if English is not your native language)

  6. A written personal statement

    The statement is evaluated on content, sentence structure and grammar. It should be 750 words or less and include the following: Your past professional experience and relevant skills; What would you contribute to the MBA program?; What are some of your short and long term professional goals? How would this degree assist you in achieving your goals?

  7. Official transcripts from all previous schools

  8. Professional resume

  9. 3 references and contact information

NOTE: This program is authorized, exempt, or not subject to state regulatory compliance and may enroll students from all 50 states

To apply to this program:

  1. Complete and submit the online application for Graduate Studies
  2. Pay $50 application fees
  3. Submit separate application to academic department

Courses You’ll Take

Course Information

Students of the MBA chose from 18 of the elective course options. 

Tuition & Fees

Nebraska Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$650.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$650.00

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$1950.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$1950.00

Out of State Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$650.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$650.00

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$1950.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$1950.00
John Kalu Osiri, Ph.D.
Director of International Business Program

John Kalu Osiri, currently serves as the director of the international business program. Osiri encourages students to study abroad and often leads trips to Uganda, France, Spain, Guyana and Panama. Recently, Osiri was awarded the 2018 Chancellor's Fulfilling the Dream Award at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.

Application Deadlines
  • Fall SemesterJul 01
  • Spring SemesterNov 01
  • Summer SessionsApr 01
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