Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

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The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Nebraska is highly ranked and ideal for future business leaders.

Housed within the College of Business Administration (CBA), the MBA program gives students access to faculty and staff who support the college mission to foster intellectual curiosity, business insight, and effective leadership. CBA is a charter member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and offers both master's and on-campus doctoral programs. MBA students can expect classes to hone business skills that are cross-functional in developing solutions.

Once enrolled, MBA students may choose, with a faculty advisor, a specialization in business analytics, supply chain management, international business, finance, or marketing.

The MBA is 48 credit hours. For dates of MBA information sessions, see MBA Graduate Program Events.

U.S. News and World Report ranked the MBA program at No. 15 in the nation for “Best Online MBA Programs” in 2016 and No. 2 for veterans within the Big Ten.
The Financial Times ranked the MBA program at No. 12 for business schools. The program also placed first in the U.S. and third in the world for its value.


Faculty advisors will help you choose courses that will establish your personal and career goals as you complete your degree, and each online program offers the same award-winning professors and researchers who teach on-campus classes.

See Business: Faculty for a list with research interests.

About UNL

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional accrediting agencies, and has been continuously accredited since 1913.

An online degree from Nebraska is the same respected, nationally recognized degree you’d earn in the classroom.


Cost varies per student — create your customized estimate with the Cost Estimator and refer to Tuition, Fees, and Funding for further information.

Funding is primarily available for full-time, on-campus students serving as a research or teaching assistants. Some funding for online students could be available through this academic department.