Learn To Collaborate and Solve Challenges with AU's Online MBA

MBA@American Takes an Interdisciplinary Approach To Learning

An interconnected marketplace requires a comprehensive education. The Kogod School of Business's online MBA program recognizes that becoming a leader in the 21st century means gaining expertise across multiple areas in order to understand the interactions between corporations, government, and nonprofit enterprises. With MBA@American, Kogod’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program, you gain critical business skills to prepare for a career in today’s global economy.

Scholarships are available for qualifying applicants.


Our online MBA program is ranked as follows:

#40 Best Online MBA
by U.S. News & World Report ¹

#25 Best Online MBA for Veterans
by U.S. News & World Report ²

#14 for General Management
by U.S. News & World Report ³

#14 Finance
Online MBA Worldwide⁴

#8 Online MBA in North America,
#22 Online MBA Worldwide
QS World University Rankings⁵

#27 Online MBA in the U.S.
The Princeton Review⁶

#19 Best Online MBA Program
Fortune Education⁷

GMAT and GRE Policy

Success as a business leader is not judged by test scores—it comes from insight and a passion for finding innovative, team-based solutions to today’s business challenges. That is why MBA@American has no GMAT or GRE requirement for admission.

Course Spotlight: Business Fundamentals

To emerge as a leader in your field, you need to first have a solid understanding of core business principles. Business Fundamentals is the first course in the online MBA curriculum, where you will learn to think critically about all aspects of business and develop a strong foundation before diving further into advanced concepts in your core courses.


The MBA@American curriculum offers a foundation in business practices as you prepare for management and leadership. Core courses explore diverse topics such as law and ethics, accounting, information systems, marketing, and strategic thinking.

Optional Focus Areas

As an MBA@American student, you can customize your degree program with electives that match your goals or choose one of six pre-designed focus areas:








Optional Analytics Certificate

You can pursue an Analytics Certificate in addition to your MBA degree for no additional cost or time to complete. The certificate is designed to prepare you to predict behaviors and make sound business decisions using data analysis.

Experience a Diverse and Inclusive Learning Environment

The Kogod School of Business is committed to providing a diverse and welcoming classroom experience. The current class profile of MBA@American students demonstrates this commitment, with a student body consisting of 48% women, 48% underrepresented minority students*, and 7% military affiliated⁷.

*This information includes: Hispanic/Latino, black or African-American, non-Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian or Alaska Native students, as well as two or more races, when one or more are from the preceding racial and ethnic categories.

If you are ready to learn more about MBA@American, request information today.

¹ Best Online MBA Programs. (2021). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved January 29, 2021, from https://www.usnews.com/education/online-education/mba/rankings
² Best Online MBA Programs. (2021). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved January 29, 2021, from https://www.usnews.com/education/online-education/mba/veteran-rankings
³ Best Online Finance MBA Programs. (2021). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved January 29, 2021, from https://www.usnews.com/education/online-education/mba/online-finance-rankings
⁴ Best Online General Management MBA Programs. (2021). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved January 29, 2021, from usnews.com/education/online-education/mba/online-general-management-rankings
⁵ QS Online MBA Rankings 2021. (2021). QS World University Rankings. Retrieved June 18, 2021, from https://www.topmba.com/mba-rankings/online-mba-rankings/2021
⁶ Top Online MBA Programs. (2021). The Princeton Review. Retrieved February 2, 2021, from https://www.princetonreview.com/business-school-rankings?rankings=top-50-online-mba-programs
⁷ Online MBA Rankings. (2021). Fortune Education. Retrieved June 2021, from https://fortune.com/education/business/mba/rankings/best-online-mba-programs/