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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Mount Mercy’s MBA program is designed for business professionals with the desire to think globally while using a multidisciplinary approach to solve business problems.

Ethical and Socially Responsible Management

Our MBA focuses on ethical and socially responsible management—with an emphasis on practical, real-world experiences. Students develop the skills needed by the leading businesses of today. We understand your unique needs, and we’ve designed our courses to fit your busy life.

Designed for the Working Professional

  • No GMAT required
  • Easily balance work, life, and classes while completing your degree in 12-18 months
  • Non-thesis program—apply what you learn immediately
  • Nine start times per year
  • A practical, instantly-applicable curriculum led by faculty members with extensive work experience
  • 40 credit hours

Emphasis Areas

  • Human Resources
  • Quality Management
  • Finance (not available online)
  • International Business (not available online)

Each emphasis requires only one additional course in MBA curriculum.

Graduate Certificates

Certificates are available in any of the emphasis areas above. A graduate certificate requires 12 semester hours (4 courses) and can be applied toward an MBA or MSL.

Curriculum

Available face-to-face and online. 

Focus on one course at a time during 5- to 10-week blocks. Weeknight courses meet 1-2 nights a week (face-to-face program only). Program completion is generally 12-18 months, and 9 elective credit hours let you personalize your degree to fit your interest and career goals. 

In systems thinking and growth mindset, you'll learn about the framework of systems thinking and create a growth mindset. Meanwhile, in decision making for leaders, you'll explore an introduction to the role of leadership judgment in business decisions. In collaborative and virtual teams, you'll gain knowledge in creating and sustaining high-performance teams. These experiences and many others will help you accelerate your career.

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I love the culture, the care that is given to students and for your guidance. Joining MMU was one of the best decisions I have made for my personal and professional growth.

Ben Rogers '23 MBA
Linn County Supervisor

Careers in Business Administration

Position Titles of MMU MBA Graduates

  • Director of Marketing and Retail Sales
  • Senior Compliance Coordinator
  • Director of Regulatory Affair
  • Clinical Demand Analyst
  • Principal Program Manager
  • Service Center Manager
  • Senior Technical Manager
  • Senior Financial Analyst
  • Technical Support Manager
  • Configuration Analyst
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Nursing Program Manager
  • Information Services Clinical Applications Manager
  • Operations Officer
  • Human Resources Director
  • Agile Coach
  • Scrum Master
  • Business Owner
  • Senior Trust Officer 

 

Company’s

  • Van Meter
  • Hennepin Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo
  • John Deere
  • Great America 
  • Collins Aerospace
  • Frontier
  • Transamerica
  • Cambridge Investments
  • Linn-Mar School District
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Unity Point Hospital
  • Toyota North America
  • Tata Consultancy
  • Hibu
  • City of Cedar Rapids
  • Linn County
  • BankIowa
  • Verizon
  • Mid America
  • Amana Society
  • Johnson County

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