The Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program prepares students to assume managerial positions in commercial, not-for- profit, and governmental organizations. This program is offered in partnership with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) accredited Rohrer College of Business. As such, it upholds a wide range of quality standards relating to curriculum, faculty resources, and intellectual climate. On average, students admitted to the Rowan University Master of Business Administration program in academic year 2011/2012 had a 501 GMAT score and a 3.25 undergraduate GPA.
The Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a part-time program offered in an accelerated format. The MBA program consists of 12 graduate classes (36 s.h.) with 9 required (27 s.h.) and 3 elective (9 s.h.) courses. Two courses are scheduled per semester for six consecutive semesters resulting in possible degree completion in less than 24 months.
The following courses make up the Master of Business Administration Online program. Each course is scheduled in 8 week modules with each week of work starting every Tuesday at 8:00a.m. and ending every Monday at 11:59p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). The graduate-level courses listed here are not official and are subject to change.
Note: The courses listed above are not official and are subject to change. For an official list of available courses please visit the Rowan Global section tally.
The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.
Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning
Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
Current professional resume
Typewritten statement of professional objectives
Provide reasons for pursuing the program. Describe how you might use this program to advance your career (educational goals beyond the master's level, if applicable, are also relevant).
Two letters of recommendation
Letters of recommendation should be from professional administrators and include information, which attests to applicant's ability to pursue a graduate degree
Completed Rowan Global Foundation Course Completion Form
Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
Submission of official GRE or GMAT test results (minimum score of 450). Learn more about the GRE/GMAT waiver criteria.
Foundation Courses (Eligible applicants must have successfully completed the following undergraduate foundation courses at an accredited institution with a minimum grade of “C". *Foundation courses FC-6 and FC-7 must be completed at a 4-year institution to fulfill foundation course requirements.):
FC-1. Calculus Techniques & Applications
FC-2. Statistics I
FC-3. Foundations of Accounting OR Principles of Accounting I and II
FC-4. Principles of Econ: A Survey OR Microeconomics & Macroeconomics
FC-5. Principles of Marketing
FC-6. Principles of Finance*
FC-7. Operations Management*
Start Dates & Application Deadlines
The chart below details available entry terms for the Master of Business Administration Online program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.
Summer 2018 – Module 5
Summer 2018 – Module 6
Fall 2018 – Module 1
Fall 2018 – Module 2
Spring 2019 – Module 3
Spring 2019 – Module 4
Tuition & Costs
Per Semester Hour
Note: This rate applies to academic year 2017/2018 and is subject to change.