Online Business Administration MBA

Finally, a degree with as much quality as flexibility. If you're pursuing an online MBA with value, put Youngstown State at the top of your list.

The Williamson College of Business Administration will be hosting an MBA information session on June 12, 2018. To register for this event, click the button below. 

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What You'll Study

An online MBA option requires the same effort as earning your degree on campus. You'll still get the same quality courses, from the same full-time faculty. All that, coupled with course flexibility to fit your busy schedule.

As a working professional, your education is valued. Our focus is on providing you knowledge that will lead to career success and advancement. You will learn how to think more strategically, to make better decisions and become a stronger leader. Through immersion in real-world problems and leadership practice, you will work to identify problems, pinpoint new opportunities and implement real strategies — all of these will allow you to create a bigger impact for you and your organization.

MBA Program Benefits

Time to Completion

Complete the 39-credit-hour program in 2 years.


Criteria for Working Professionals GMAT may be waived based on evaluaton of full-time, professional work experience and undergraduate GPA.


On-Campus or Online - Choose the program that suits you best.

Professional Focus

Become a better leader, decision maker, manager and strategic thinker. Scholarships $500 to $1,000 per semester scholarships are available for up to six semesters for those with an undergraduate GPA of 3.5 of higher. Scholarships award pending confirmation of combined undergraduate GPA of 4.5 or higher.


The online MBA program consists of 40 semester hours of graduate coursework. The program is designed around the development of individuals to become better managers and executives through developing capabilities that allow them to be better decision makers, leaders, managers, and strategic thinkers.


  • FIN 6902 - Accounting and Finance for Decision Making
  • ECON 6921 - Economic Analysis of Markets and Industries
  • ACCT 6922 - Accounting for Managerial Decisions
  • FIN 6923 - Corporate Financial Management
  • MGMT 6926 - Decision Making Techniques


  • MGT 6930 - Managing and Leading in Organizations
  • MBA 6931 - Effective Business Communication
  • MBA 6932 - Professionalism and Career Management
  • MBA 6933 - Ethics and Social Responsibility


  • MGT 6941 - Managing Organizational Talent
  • MKTG 6943 - Consumer and Product Management
  • MGT 6944 - Managing Business Processes
  • MGT 6947 - Managing Information and Technology
  • MGT 6948 - Project Management


  • MBA 6970 - Global Business
  • MKTG 6975 - Applied Strategic Marketing
  • MGT 6975 - Strategic Managing
  • MGT 6976 - Strategic Consulting Project
  • MBA 6977 - Integrative Business Analysis

A minimum of 6 semester hours of electives must be taken.

Online Degree

  • Online MBA

    Our online format is available across the U.S. and around the world. You'll still be taught by our full-time faculty, and earn an accredited MBA in a virtual classroom.

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On-Campus Option