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Learn business and leadership principles for the global community and prepare to serve where God calls by advancing your career and achieving greater levels of responsibility within an organization.


Career Outlook for MBA Students


Student / Faculty Ratio

42 credits

required for program

Degree available on campus and online

Why study business administration at Northwestern?

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is available completely online or in a blended learning format taught both on campus and online. This degree can be completed in as little as 22–26 months. Northwestern’s online MBA program was voted number one for best value of online college MBA degrees in 2016 by ONLINEU.

At Northwestern, strategic networking is built into every course and you will have access to resources to develop advanced career strategies. You will grow in your faith and understanding, learning under Christian professors who are experts in areas like marketing and small business entrepreneurship.

If you desire to use your business knowledge and management skills to lead in a way that reflects who you are as a follower of Christ, our MBA degree can set you up for success.

What will you learn?

You will develop critical thinking skills and learn to communicate effectively while managing a team.

Some classes include:

  • Managerial Leadership
  • Legal Aspects of Business
  • Human Resource and Organizational Development
  • Quantitative Analysis for Business Decisions
  • Marketing for Managers

Program Highlights

View highlights, career paths and courses related to the MBA program.

My MBA helped me better understand organization infrastructure and how to strategically address gaps in operational processes. Additionally, a significant amount of Oracle employees have, or are working on, their MBA; so they definitely find value in this level of education. Overall, my MBA provided me the confidence to take on new challenges in the business world and my career development.
Micah Johnson
College of Graduate, Online & Adult Learning, 2016

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Contact Information

Graduate Admissions

Sioux Falls Campus
4721 W. 71st Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57108