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MBA Program - Master of Business Administration - Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies - University of Central Missouri

Master of Business Administration

Our program uses an experiential learning approach to bring real business challenges into the classroom, so that you can practice the skills you need to make an impact in your organization. Harmon’s MBA curriculum includes corporate management best practices as well as practical skills including quantitative analysis, effective communication, leadership and teamwork. Our MBA program focuses on strategic and fact-based decision making skill development. The MBA program prepares students to assume positions of leadership and responsibility. The University of Central Missouri offers an outstanding MBA program designed with your career goals in mind.


Flexibility, affordability, and convenience make our MBA program stand out.

  • 33 credit hours are required for UCM’s AACSB-accredited program. The program may be completed on a full time (1-year) or part-time basis to meet your needs
  • Approximate $15,000 total tuition and fees, making it one of the most affordable MBAs in the region! Scholarships and financial aid are available.
  • 6 start dates throughout the year, making it one of the most flexible MBA programs in the Kansas City metro. Get started when you're ready! Semester start dates are as follows:
    • January 8, 2018
    • March 5, 2018
    • May 14, 2018
    • June 25, 2018
    • August 13, 2018
  • 7 available concentrations available across 3 delivery locations:

Why should you Choose Red for your MBA?

  • UCM is ranked #21 Best Public Schools in the Midwest by US News and World Report

  • UCM is ranked #3 most military friendly public university greater than 10,000 students by Victory Media

  • According to a 2017 report from AACSB, MBA graduates often earn more than $100,000 per year


Military Service Members and Veterans

As a military friendly institution, we look forward to working with and supporting our military service members, their legal dependents, and veterans. In addition to our military tuition package, we are developing a concentration to incorporate your graduate military coursework into a degree program. Contact us today for more information.

Additional Information

UCM’s MBA program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, an accreditation earned by less than 5 percent of the world’s business programs. Click here to download information about the MBA program.

For more information, contact the MBA Director:

Dr. Ginger Killian
Dockery 102C 

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