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Preparation + opportunity = success

That's the DSU equation. We're a four-year university with nationally recognized programs, cutting-edge facilities, and the brightest thinkers. But we're also a tight-knit, inclusive community. Small class sizes mean hands-on training and individualized attention. All this with an affordable, public school price that's among the best values in the region.

Majors & Degrees

Business Administration (MBA)

Climb to the top

Getting more out of your career has never been easier. Recognize your potential as you embark in classes that offer commendable advice in economics, management, marketing, finance, business, and more. Inspire others. Demonstrate the path to success. Climb to the top of the business ladder.

We offer emphasis areas in analytics, information systems, sports leadership, health care informatics, non-profit leadership and supply chain management. Each specialty is designed to help you meet your career goals. Giving you a strong advantage and foundation to address the challenges you’ll face as a leader.

The MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which ensures your program up to par with evaluation and curriculum standards.

The GRE/GMAT is not required to apply to the MBA program. Check out our timelines and requirements page to find more information about this program.  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the MBA degree in Business Administration, students will be able to:

  • Apply functional knowledge in the fields of economics, management, marketing, operations, finance, and accounting
  • Utilize current technology, information literacy, and qualitative and quantitative analysis in business decision-making.
  • Demonstrate decision-making skills necessary to lead an organization
  • Demonstrate knowledge of techniques for dealing with ethical issues and dilemmas that businesses encounter.