Study anytime, anywhere
Complete your MBA in just 2 years, part-time
6-week terms easily fit into your busy schedule
Drake faculty act as career mentors, providing valuable connections
Accelerate your career and become a data-driven leader with Drake University’s new online Master of Business Administration degree. The 100% online degree program equips students with the tools to become effective leaders through a combination of innovative coursework, collaborative study, and real-world business applications.
Taught by Drake’s renowned professors, the online MBA program develops effective communicators, ethical stewards of organizations, data-driven problem solvers, and global citizens. In addition to providing fundamentals in business principles, project management, and leadership, Drake’s online MBA program allows students to tailor their degree based on personal interests and career aspirations. Areas of emphasis include:
Learn to navigate, manage, and lead private and public healthcare systems through a series of courses focusing on healthcare policy, healthcare administration, ethics, law, and advocacy.
Develop the skills necessary to leverage analytics, translate insight into action, and influence business decisions through innovative curriculum in database management, machine learning, and data mining.
Combine courses from Drake’s Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Administration, and Master of Communication programs to customize a versatile degree program that aligns your interests with your career goals.
Thrive in today’s competitive business world with Drake University’s online MBA degree. The fully online program can be completed in just two years and emphasizes real-world application of business analytics, strategic decision-making, and ethical leadership.
Designed for working professionals looking to excel in today’s competitive business climate, Drake’s online 39-credit MBA program prepares students to use the knowledge learned in the classroom in the field – producing an instant return on investment.
Upon completion of the program, Drake’s MBA graduates will be ready to:
Founded in 1881, Drake University has been providing students with an exceptional learning experience for more than 130 years. Recognized as one of the finest institutions of higher learning in the Midwest, Drake offers a prestigious private education at an excellent value. In addition to highly respected on-campus programs, the University offers convenient online programs to fit the needs of busy professionals.
Drake University is recognized for its exceptional programs that prepare students for meaningful personal lives, professional accomplishments, and responsible global citizenship.
As an online student at Drake, your experience is distinguished by collaborative learning among students and faculty, and by Drake’s renowned history, accolades, and forward-thinking leaders. Drake has offered communication education for almost 100 years. The Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication experience is characterized by professionally oriented, hands-on education, and close personal relationships between faculty and students. We promise to be our students’ “mentors for life.”
Drake University works hard to provide financial assistance to help students attain the next level of success. We are committed to providing a high-quality education at an affordable cost. Based on the program you want to pursue and your life situation, there are several financial options to help you earn an advanced degree.
Drake University has been on the approved list of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1913. Since reorganization of the Association in 2000, Drake University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Drake was granted continuing accreditation in 2008.
In addition to university accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, the College of Business & Public Administration (CBPA) is an accredited member of AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The CBPA is also one of just sixteen universities in the United States to be recognized as a Center for Actuarial Excellence by the Society of Actuaries.
Drake University has received numerous national rankings recognizing the University for strengths that range from academic quality to excellent value. Some of Drake’s recent accolades include:
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