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Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

Fully Online

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Top Ranked Education

Among the top 15 online programs in Michigan rated by Online MBA Today

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Graduate within 12 months

With accelerated and part-time paths available.

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No GMAT/GRE Required

MBA Tuition is $24,992

Only $781 (online) per credit.

Our Program is Unique

At our institution, pursuing an MBA isn’t just about business acumen; it’s about embracing a unique perspective that sets us apart. We believe in Christ-centered learning, infusing every aspect of our MBA program with values that go beyond the balance sheets. Here, business education isn’t solely about profit margins; it’s about leadership rooted in compassion, integrity, and ethical decision-making—the kind of leadership that transcends boardrooms and leaves a lasting impact. Our approach ensures that our graduates not only excel in their careers but also carry forward a moral compass that guides them in making a positive difference in the world.

See what our students have to say

“Getting an online MBA was a great way to separate myself. I don’t think there is a better way to prove on paper that you’re committed than completing an intense academic program like the online MBA. Earning my MBA online from a Christian perspective was a game-changer.” – Troy Trahan, Online MBA Graduate

MBA Foundational Courses (20 credits)

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree prepares students for successful participation in business and other organizations competing in domestic and international markets. Through the MBA curriculum, students gain knowledge of functional areas of business within a framework of service and stewardship and develop skills in critical thinking, ethical reasoning, analytical problem solving, effective communication, and decision making.

  • MBA 617 Leadership in Business
  • MBA 622 Statistics for Managers
  • MBA 631 Accounting for Managers
  • MBA 661 Marketing for Managers

    Choose one of the following:
  • MBA 607 International Business with NYC Trip
  • MBA 607A International Business (no trip option)

Choose from our MBA Concentrations

1️⃣ Human Resources Management

Explore strategies to enhance the performance of both organizations and individuals. Acquire expertise in training and nurturing team members, cultivating the abilities needed to become a frontrunner in HR development. Gain insights into optimizing organizational effectiveness through tailored training programs, fostering a culture of continuous learning, and honing leadership skills to steer HR development initiatives
towards success.

Courses (4 credits each)

  • MGT 651 – Management of Organizational Behavior
  • MBA 647 – Workplace Learning and Professional Development
  • MBA 648 – Human Resource Management


The median salary for a Human Resources Manager with a Master’s Degree or MBA is *$96,195 – $102,975.

2️⃣ Executive Leadership

Master the art of orchestrating corporate expansion and strategic evolution, equipping yourself with the skills to lead at the executive level. Delve into the intricacies of planning for corporate growth, understanding market dynamics, and navigating strategic development. Gain a comprehensive understanding of leadership strategies tailored for executive roles, empowering you to steer organizations through complex challenges and propel them toward sustainable success.

Courses (4 credits each)

  • MBA 654 – Strategic Planning and Management
  • MBA 657 – Strategic Leadership
  • MBA 651 – Management of Organizational Behavior


While salaries vary based on industry, C-suite executive salaries often range from *$80,000-$145,000.

3️⃣ Management

Integrate ethical principles with heightened responsibilities to propel your career as a manager in business development, general operations, or human resources to new heights. Embrace ethical frameworks while navigating increased managerial duties, ensuring integrity guides every decision and action. Elevate your professional trajectory by merging ethical considerations with adept management skills, fostering sustainable growth, operational excellence, and fostering a positive organizational culture across various business domains.

Courses (4 credits each)

  • MBA 654 – Strategic Planning and Management
  • MBA 648 – Human Resource Development
  • MBA 651 – Management of Organizational Behavior


Director level positions in Operations and Business Development have average salaries from *$105,796-$116,752.

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4️⃣ Healthcare Administration

Gain expertise in navigating the complexities of today’s healthcare sector, delving into current challenges in healthcare administration, policy, quality management, and strategic planning. Develop a nuanced understanding of the industry’s dynamic landscape, tackling issues like healthcare accessibility, regulatory policies, quality assurance, and crafting effective strategies to drive positive change. Prepare to lead and innovate within this multifaceted field by exploring the latest trends and addressing the intricate issues that shape healthcare delivery and management.

Courses (4 credits each)

  • MBA 641 – Trends in Healthcare Administration and Management
  • MBA 642 – Managerial Finance in Healthcare
  • MBA 643 – Managing Quality in Healthcare


According to US News & World Report, MBA graduates in Health care consulting received an average salary of $126,919.

Networking Opportunities

In our MBA program, networking thrives within our diverse student cohort. Our vibrant community brings together individuals from varied backgrounds, fostering rich networking opportunities. Engage with a global mix of talents, exchanging insights and forging connections that transcend borders and industries, enriching your learning journey and expanding your professional horizons.

Meet Our Professors

Discover the unparalleled expertise fueling our MBA program. Our professors bring a wealth of knowledge and real-world experience to the table, offering a dynamic blend of theory and practical insights. With their extensive expertise across diverse industries, our faculty doesn’t just teach – they empower, inspire, and guide future leaders to navigate the complexities of today’s business landscape. Join us and learn from the best to become the best.

We strive for EXCELLENCE

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) – All degrees offered by Spring Arbor University are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, Ill. 60602. 800.621.7440

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