Master of Business Administration

Olivet’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is designed to adapt to your personal and professional goals. Elective opportunities allow you to specialize in Leadership, Healthcare Leadership, Corporate Communications, and Nonprofit Management.



Online Only

McGraw School of Business

12, 18 or 24 months

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If you’re ready to equip yourself with the knowledge and skills to effectively lead teams, navigate changing business climates, and reach your professional and personal goals, Olivet’s Masters of Business Administration degree is made for you – with curriculum to equip you with core business skills and elective opportunities in Leadership, Healthcare Leadership, Corporate Communications, Intercultural Competence and Nonprofit Management.

As a working professional, a parent, or both, you lead a busy life. We’re here to help you get started, stay focused, and achieve your goals of graduation and beyond. Concepts covered in the core coursework include: competent communication in the digital workplace, ethics and crisis management, personal code of conduct, planning and control of business organizations, data gathering, evaluation and decision making, financial analysis, capital structure, sources and uses of funds, financial health in light of organizational mission, how organizations benefit from branding success, defining solutions to problems, external impact of decisions, navigating change, and leadership strategies in emotional and cultural intelligence.

Course Overview

  • Format: Accelerated classes meet online, courses start every 8 weeks
  • Program Length: 12, 18 or 24 months
  • Credit Hours: 36
  • Tuition: $415 per credit hour

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Start Dates:

  • July 8, 2024
  • September 2, 2024
  • October 28, 2024
  • January 6, 2025
  • March 3, 2025
  • April 28, 2025

Classes meet online and courses begin every 8 weeks.

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Commonly Asked Questions

Admission requirements include: completed application, a bachelor degree and official transcripts and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or better. We are here to help. If you have any questions our admissions team is ready and available to answer your questions at 877.465.4838 or

No, we attract students from many disciplines and backgrounds who are looking to advance their business and administrative skills.

Start today by completing an application for Olivet Online! An admissions counselor will be in touch with you to help you all along the way! Once the application is complete and you request transcripts from schools previously attended, we will review your transcript, and connect you with a member of our student accounts team. Most students complete the admissions process in a couple of weeks. Courses start several times a year. You will be in class before you know it!

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Week by week, I engaged in continuous learning, application, and refinement of key leadership principles. The supportive faculty and program flexibility provided me with the confidence to evolve into a more well-rounded leader and communicator.

Success Beyond Degree

Earning your advanced degree is a journey that begins with a single step. We believe higher education has a higher purpose. Start your journey at Olivet Nazarene University.

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