Lead with Confidence
Widener University’s online AACSB-accredited MBA program prepares you for long-term career success in leadership roles, including those in growing disciplines. Completing your online graduate business program is the first step toward many years of prosperous leadership in business. Position yourself to lead within your industry, organization, and community through rigorous coursework that balances theory, practice, and professional development.
The School of Business Administration is accredited by AACSB, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This professional accreditation places Widener among the top one-third of college business schools in the U.S. and Europe. Earning your Master of Business Administration from Widener indicates to current and future employers that you take your career seriously.
Widener’s faculty are committed to helping you tailor your MBA curriculum to your career goals. You have the option to immerse yourself in our comprehensive general business administration track, or concentrate your studies in one of two emerging areas of business leadership:
Business Process Innovation
Widener University’s Business Process Innovation concentration prepares you for the Certified Business Process Professional certification governed by the Association of Business Process Management Professionals (ABPMP) and for growing roles such as Process Analyst and Quality Assurance Manager. This concentration will also prepare you for a career as an independent Business Process Analyst.
Health Care Management
Our Health Care Management concentration prepares you for management careers in health care and health-related industries. In the next decade, the health care industry is projected to employ more people than any other field. The demand for qualified health care leaders will continue to grow for many years to come. Obtaining your MBA in healthcare administration will help you be sure that you play a prominent role in this vital industry. Perhaps that role will include a job title such as Director of Health Information Management or Health Care Services Manager.
We understand that you need more than just excellent academics to succeed in business. That’s why our online business degree includes professional development workshops taught by leadership coaches to prepare you for today’s competitive and evolving workforce. Additionally, Widener is one of the first to join the SAP University Alliance. This alliance affords you the opportunity to master state of the art technology providing graduates with a measurable competitive advantage when entering the job market.
An MBA Curriculum Specializing in Leadership
Our integrative curriculum prepares you to innovate processes, strengthen personal and team performances, improve financial return, and create sustainable growth in your organization. Delivered entirely online, Widener University’s MBA gives you the flexibility to ignite your potential without taking time off from your growing career.
In just 33 credit hours, Widener’s MBA online equips you with the skill sets and core competencies to:
- Develop creative, responsible, and ethical business strategies and measure their impact on performance.
- Utilize appropriate analytics and information systems such as SAP to solve problems and gain a competitive advantage.
- Create and lead innovative approaches to business issues.
- Recognize the interaction and interdependence of management, economics, politics, and social responsibility.
- Address situations with the cross-functional perspective needed in today’s organizations.
Whether you are looking to take the next step in your career, lead your business with new, innovative processes, or are eager to break into the health care industry, Widener University is your partner for advanced and affordable education.
Learn more about our leadership-focused curriculum.
Dual Degree: Master Of Jurisprudence In Corporate And Business Law / Master of Business Administration (MJ/MBA)
To learn more about this unique dual master’s degree, click here.
Your Future with Widener University
At Widener, we develop true leaders. It is our mission to lead, engage, inspire, and contribute to the next generation of professional and civic leaders. Nationally recognized for our commitment to service leadership, we provide the advanced education necessary to promote positive change within your field and your community.
Widener University’s strong focus on civic engagement, comprehensive general track in business administration, thriving areas of concentration, and close relationships with industry partners including, but not limited to, DuPont, Accenture, Pfizer, and Kimberly Clark, will fuel your leadership potential.
- Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
- 2.7 minimum GPA
*A GMAT waiver may be available for those with five years of post-bachelors, relevant work experience and/or a master’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution.
For a full list of admissions requirements, click here.
Take control of your future and emerge as a leader in your organization. Contact a Program Manager at 1-844-386-7321 or click here to request a free program brochure about what an online MBA from Widener University can do for your career.
Additional Program Offerings
In addition to the traditional online MBA program, Widener also offers the program on campus in Chester, Pennsylvania.