Enhance your career with a Master of Business Administration degree from A&M-Commerce

Business as a field of study is very practical – everything has a business side to it! Whether your passion is social media, basketball, or starting your own company, every industry needs accountants, marketers, managers, financial analysts and data analytics professionals. When you earn your degree at A&M-Commerce, you’ll not only be part of the largest online MBA program in Texas, which translates into a huge professional network, but you’ll also be well prepared to advance your career ready to meet the opportunities and challenges in the competitive, global and technological environment found in innovative business and industry enterprises.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration 2 years or less
Foreign Language No foreign language credits required
Delivery Face-To-Face, Online (86-99% Online)
Total Credit Hours 30 hours
Thesis Requirements No thesis required

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MBA Curriculum

Curriculum

Prerequisites for Non-Business Undergrad Majors

Prerequisites for Non-Business Undergrad Majors:

Get your basics. Don’t have an undergraduate degree in business? No problem, we’ve got you covered.

  • Statistics (ECO 502)

Core MBA Courses

Core MBA Courses

Develop Professional Skills. Dive into topics like economics, finance, monetary management, and marketing management covered in the core courses.

  • Applied Business Research (595)
  • Managerial Economics (ECO 562)
  • Advanced Managerial Accounting (ACCT 525)
  • Financial Management (FIN 504)
  • Business Analytics for Managers (BUSA 511)
  • Management & Organizational Behavior (MGT 585)
  • Marketing Management (MKT 521)
  • Strategic Management (MGT 527)

Electives

Electives:

Make it your own. Customize your degree with electives covering a wide range of business subjects.

  • 2 Courses from COB Catalog

Available Minors

Available Minors (4 Courses):

Invest in your future. Stand out from the crowd by adding a minor to your degree.

  • Accounting
  • Agribusiness
  • Business Analytics
  • Cyber Security
  • Digital Marketing
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Financial Planning
  • Economics of U.S. Healthcare
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Corporate Management
  • Real Estate

Available Certificates

Available Certificates (no prerequisite courses required):

Get noticed. Add a certificate to boost your job skills, and get hired!

  • Auditing and Forensic Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Economics of U.S. Healthcare
  • Operational Excellence
  • Tax Accounting
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Is this Program a Good Fit for You?

Business students are typically interested in:

  • Developing more marketable skills
  • Advancing into more senior managerial positions
  • Switching careers
  • Complimenting their skills with advanced applied business acumen
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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.03 SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED

SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.06 PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS

PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS

An MBA degree will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Build marketable skills related to accounting, finance, management and marketing tools and techniques.
  • Learn to apply analytical and strategic leadership solutions to an interrelated set of economic, ethical and environmental issues.
  • Conduct research using quantitative skills, develop creative solutions to real-world business problems.
  • Gain an understanding of the social, ethical, regulatory, global, political and cultural environments within which multinationals operate.
  • Successfully implement solutions by collaborating as members of diverse teams.
  • Develop soft skills in addition to traditional business acumen.
Business Students

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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.07 Careers

Careers

An MBA degree from A&M-Commerce is designed to challenge and sustain your intellectual curiosity while providing the general and specialized knowledge necessary for professional success, personal growth and responsible citizenship. You’ll learn how to identify problems, research information, quantitatively analyze data, and successfully implement solutions that create value while collaborating on diverse teams.

Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries

Sales
Manager
$115,000
Management
Analyst
$81,000
Financial
Manager
$120,000
Human Resource
Manager
$107,000
IT Systems
Manager
$135,000

https://www.allbusinessschools.com/mba/salary/
Payscale.com

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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.11 WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

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What You Will Learn

The A&M-Commerce MBA prepares you for positions that demand analytic and strategic leadership solutions to an interrelated set of economic, ethical and environmental issues. You will build marketable skills by developing tools and techniques related to accounting, finance, management, data analytics and marketing. The program stresses practical application through the use of case studies and other experiential learning methods, as well as collaboration with members of diverse teams and business community partnerships.

Courses to Prepare You for Your Career

  • Foundation courses including business communications, business finance, principles of microeconomics and macroeconomics
  • Core finance courses including global operations management and global business strategy
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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.10 MAJORS/EMPHASIS

Minors

We offer various minors that can be combined with your Business Administration (MBA) degree. You can learn more about the available minors and their course requirements by visiting the Minors for Graduate Programs page.

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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.12 FEATURED COURSES

Featured Courses

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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.13 Course Delivery and Resources

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Course Delivery and Resources

Our programs are designed to be flexible, meeting the needs of working professionals who want the convenience of a fully online degree, full-time students who prefer face-to-face classes and, blended options for those who need the convenience of both. We offer a graduate-level business degree to fit your lifestyle and career aspirations.

Two Year Course Rotation

Need help planning your schedule but you don’t know where to start? Check out our Two Year Course Rotation!

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Student Organizations

Management Club

Management Club is an academic club that is here to assist you in the business world, enhance your skills, and prepare you for leadership roles in your career. You are welcome to join, management major or not. We provide you an opportunity to develop personally and professionally through experiences such as touring companies like Amazon and L3, interactives meeting like resume builders, and hosting network events. We also participate in the yearly Lions Innovation Business Competition.

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Graduate Business Program Costs

Program Costs

The tuition and fees for a graduate student in the College of Business taking nine credit hours is $3,894 for a Texas resident and $7,566 for a non-resident.

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ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS International/Domestic Tabs

Admission

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Business Administration MBA Admissions Requirements

Deadlines

Applications are accepted throughout the year.

Your Path to Becoming a Lion

Step 1. Submit Application

Submit your application through ApplyTexas.

  • Select “Create a new graduate school admissions application.”
  • Select “Texas A&M University-Commerce (Commerce)” as your “Target University.”

  • Select “Business Administration, MBA” as your “Major.”
  • Pay the $50 application fee.

Wait to receive an application confirmation email before proceeding to the next step.

  • After you submit your application, the Graduate School will send a confirmation email within two business days to the personal email account you used for ApplyTexas.

Provisional Status

After you submit your application, you may be granted provisional status, which means you can enroll in one semester of courses. You will not be eligible for financial aid until you submit all of your documents and are accepted into the program.

Step 2. Submit Documents

Submit the following documents after you receive an application confirmation email.

Official Transcripts

Contact your previous institution(s) and request that they send your official transcripts to [email protected].

  • We recommend that you request transcripts for all of your academic work.
Postal Alternative

If your institution is unable to submit a digital copy, hard copies may be mailed to:

Texas A&M University-Commerce
Attn: Graduate School
PO Box 3011
Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

We will need official/original documents. If those documents are the only copies you have, the Graduate School can mail them back to you upon request. Contact [email protected] for more information.

One Letter of Recommendation

Request one signed letter of recommendation, on letterhead, from a professional who can attest to your goals and ability to succeed in the program. That individual should:

Postal Alternative

If you are unable to submit a digital copy, hard copies may be mailed to:

Texas A&M University-Commerce
Attn: Graduate School
PO Box 3011
Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

Personal Statement

Describe your preparation for graduate work, your academic interests and goals in no more than 500 words.

Resume or CV

Submit a resume or curriculum vitae (CV) which includes your academic and professional history and achievements.

Look for application updates in myLeo > Apps > Check Application Status

  • Once an admission decision has been made, you will receive an email to your student email account at myLeo > Apps > Leomail.

Step 3. Apply for Financial Assistance

  • Apply for scholarships and graduate assistantships once you are admitted.
  • Apply for financial aid by submitting a FAFSA and sending it to school code 003565.
  • Contact your financial aid advisor with any questions.

Step 4. Register for Classes

Once registration opens and you are eligible to enroll, your graduate enrollment specialist will contact you to complete registration.

Contact your graduate enrollment specialist if you have any questions regarding your degree plan and registration.

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Business Administration MBA International Requirements

Deadlines

  • Fall admission consideration: June 1
  • Spring admission consideration: October 15

Your Path to Becoming a Lion

Step 1. Submit Application

Submit your application through ApplyTexas.

  • Select “Create a new graduate school admissions application.”
  • Select “Texas A&M University-Commerce (Commerce)” as your “Target University.”

  • Select “Business Administration, MBA” as your “Major.”
  • Pay the $75 application fee.

Wait to receive an application confirmation email before proceeding to the next step.

  • After you submit your application, the Graduate School will send a confirmation email within two business days to the personal email account you used for ApplyTexas.

Step 2. Submit Documents

Submit the following documents after you receive an application confirmation email.

Official Transcripts

  • Contact your previous institution(s) and request that they send your official transcripts to:
    Texas A&M University-Commerce

    Attn: Graduate School
    2600 S. Neal St.
    Commerce, Texas 75428

One Letter of Recommendation

Request one signed letter of recommendation, on letterhead, from a professional who can attest to your goals and ability to succeed in the program. That individual should:

Postal Alternative

If you are unable to submit a digital copy, hard copies may be mailed to:

Texas A&M University-Commerce
Attn: Graduate School
2600 S. Neal St.
Commerce Texas 75428

Personal Statement

Describe your preparation for graduate work, your academic interests and goals in no more than 500 words.

Resume or CV

Submit a resume or curriculum vitae (CV) which includes your academic and professional history and achievements.

English Proficiency

You do not need to submit test scores if you have completed (all years) of a bachelor’s or higher degree from a regionally accredited university in the United States.

Request that your scores from one of the following be sent to Texas A&M University-Commerce:

  • TOEFL (Minimum Scores: IBT 79, or CBT 213, or PBT 550)
  • IELTS (Minimum Score: 6.00 band overall)
  • PTE (Minimum Score: 53 overall or higher)
  • Duo Lingo (Minimum Score: 105)

*Scores must be less than two years old.

Official Sponsor Documents

Submit these documents to the Office of International Programs once you have been admitted

  • Official sponsor statement
  • Bank statement from the sponsor with a balance of at least $26,025 USD which is less than 1 year old

Look for application updates in myLeo > Apps > Check Application Status

  • Once an admission decision has been made, you will receive an email to your student email account at myLeo > Apps > Leomail.

Step 3. Apply for Funding

Step 4. Register for Classes

Once registration opens and you are eligible to enroll, your graduate enrollment specialist will contact you to complete registration.

Contact your graduate enrollment specialist if you have any questions regarding your degree plan and registration.

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DEPARTMENT CONTACT

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Dean’s Office Contact Information COB

Contact Us

  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
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Business Administration (MBA) :: 1.14 RELATED DEGREE PROGRAMS

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