UD's Online MBA

Talk with one of our admissions staff by calling 302-831-4626 or by email at mbaprogram@udel.edu

Get Your MBA: Online and on Your Own Schedule

Now with Concentrations!

Complete Coursework: as few as 16 months
Credit Hours: 48
Tuition: $39,000

An online MBA degree from the University of Delaware will provide analytical tools and data as well as creative processes for improving business decision making. While the online MBA program offers a broad view of business, courses in international business and finance will empower you with the skills and confidence to navigate a dynamic, global economy.

In the capstone course, teams of students will apply the knowledge and skills obtained throughout the program to turn around a multi-million dollar company. Groups will compete within the cohort to determine the best strategic plan and execution.

NEW: Now offering 3 MBA Concentrations. Complete the Core MBA courses, and then add electives for additional focus in your area of interest.

Advantages of UD's Online MBA Program


Core Courses

All MBA students must take the core courses, as listed below, plus: Financial Reporting and Analysis
Credit hours: 3

Statistical Data Analysis for Business
Credit hours: 3

Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Credit hours: 3

Economic Analysis for Business Policy
Credit hours: 3

Management Accounting and Control
Credit hours: 3

Operations Management and Management Science
Credit hours: 3

Ethical Issues in Domestic and Global Business Environments
Credit hours: 3

Marketing Management
Credit hours: 3

Financial Management
Credit hours: 3

Corporate Strategy
Credit hours: 3

Experiential Requirements

All MBA students must complete this course.

Experiences in Strategic Integration for Top Managers
Credit hours: 3
International Requirements

All MBA students must complete one of these three courses from the General Electives list:

General Electives

All MBA degree candidates must fulfill 12 credit hours of Electives in addition to the core courses, experiential requirement, and international requirement.

Students must complete four 3 credit hour courses from the list below to meet this requirement.

Managing the Global Enterprise
Credit hours: 3

Globalization and Business
Credit hours: 3

International Financial Management
Credit hours: 3

Ethical Leadership Development
Credit hours: 3

Introduction to Entrepreneurship & Technology Commercialization
Credit hours: 3

Corporate Financial Analysis
Credit hours: 3

Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
Credit hours: 3

Interactive Hospitality Services Marketing
Credit hours: 3

MBA Concentrations

Each concentration consists of a select group of courses to be applied toward required electives that provide additional knowledge and expertise.

Finance (FINC) Concentration
This concentration provides a solid basis in core financial competencies, plus depth in corporate, investment and international finance principles. Students must complete these three courses: Students with this concentration must also complete an International elective (BUAD 811 or BUAD 841), the Experiential requirement (BUAD 892) and one other elective for a total of 48 credits.

International Business (IB) Concentration
This concentration focuses on attaining specialized knowledge to equip the learner to implement best practices in business management in a global environment. Students must complete these three courses: Students with this concentration must also complete the Experiential requirement (BUAD 892) and two other electives for a total of 48 credits.

Dual Finance and International Business (FINC and IB) Concentration
This concentration combines the best of both worlds of finance specializations with international management practice. Students must complete all five of these courses: Students with this dual concentration must also complete the Experiential requirement (BUAD 892) for a total of 48 credits.

Tuition & Financial Aid

The Online MBA at UD: The Smart Choice

Kiplinger's Personal Finance calls UD a top-25 best-value university, and Smart Money magazine ranks UD 16th in the nation for graduates' earning power versus tuition.


Program Per Credit Hour Per Course* Per Program
Online MBA $812.50 $2437.50 $39,000
*All courses are three credit hours in length.

Application Fees

The online MBA requires a one-time, non-refundable application fee of $75.00. Fee waivers are available for applicants with a GMAT score of at least 600 or GRE score of 310+.

Getting Started

Challenge Yourself with an Online MBA

Sometimes the most difficult step can be that first one. In this case, it is likely one of the smartest decisions you will ever make. You can be among the first to earn your MBA from UD's new, online program. Are you ready?

Start Dates and Calendar

Term Course Start Date Completed Application Deadline Registration Deadline Tuition Deadline
Winter January 4, 2016 December 8, 2016 January 4, 2016 January 4, 2016
Spring I February 29, 2016 February 8, 2016 February 29, 2016 February 29, 2016
Spring II April 25, 2016 April 4, 2016 April 25, 2016 April, 25, 2016
Summer June 27, 2016 June 6, 2016 June 27, 2016 June 27, 2016
Fall I August 29, 2016 August 8, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 29, 2016
Fall II October 24, 2016 October 3, 2016 October 24, 2016 October 24, 2016

1 A completed application will consist of ALL required documents outlined in the Admission Requirements. All documents must be received by the University prior to the deadline in order for an applicant to be considered for the associated course start date.

2 Official transcripts are to only be provided once admitted into the program. Unofficial transcripts must be submitted at time of application.

Admissions Criteria

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We encourage everyone to apply. Our goal is to accept students who will be successful not only in completing the program, but also in applying what they've learned in their future career. We read every application individually and admit using a portfolio approach. This means that we consider many factors when making an admission decision, and no single factor will guarantee or disqualify an applicant from admission. Factors considered include: For more information, visit http://graduate.lerner.udel.edu/admissions/mba-admissions/application-admission-requirements.

Contant Information

Questions? Please email mbaprogram@udel.edu or call 302-831-4626.