Online Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Leadership

The Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Leadership program at Aurora University Online prepares graduates to become effective business leaders. Students benefit from a focused MBA leadership program structured around principles of organizational development, strategic management and more.

Program Requirements

The online MBA leadership program requires 36 semester hours, including 21 hours of required courses and 15 semester hours of concentration courses and electives.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college and/or university (minimum 2.75 GPA on a 4.0 scale)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts (official, sealed in envelope) from the college or university from which you earned your bachelor’s degree as well as from any college and/or university from which you received graduate credit


An MBA provides graduates with a higher level of job security and earning potential. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a higher employment rate for those who have a master’s degree. Employers increasingly search for prospective candidates with advanced education to take over managerial roles and lead companies in today’s global economy.

Course Details

MBA6020 Marketing Management – 3 hours
MBA6030 Leadership and Organizational Behavior – 3 hours
MBA6045 Managerial Accounting – 3 hours
MBA6050 Financial Management – 3 hours
MBA6075 Operations Management – 3 hours
MBA6090 Applied Business Research – 3 hours
MBA6100 Strategic Management – 3 hours

Concentration Courses – 9 hours

MBA6610 Leading Organizational Development – 3 hours
MBA6620 Leading Strategically – 3 hours
MBA6630 Leading Teams – 3 hours
Electives – 6 hours

Course details are based on information available at the time of publication. Specific program requirements are subject to change.

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