Master of Business Administration

The program assists the student (with or without a business background) to develop knowledge and skills in areas including marketing, management, accounting, finance, economics, information systems and business law. Current students are employed in several industries, including school districts, national laboratories, family businesses, and non-profit organizations. Others have recently completed an undergraduate degree. Full-time faculty members teach the classes and actively engage with students through synchronous online meetings in the evenings.

AACSB-Accredited-LogoNMSU’s MBA is accredited by AACSB-International, placing it among the top business programs in the world. Our AACSB accreditation gives you an edge. It’s your assurance that we deliver a quality education and that you will receive top value for your education dollars. The AACSB accreditation process requires rigorous review of the currency and expertise of faculty members in their areas of instruction. Our MBA faculty members’ instruction is made more relevant by their continued consultation with business and governmental organizations and the publication of their scholarly research in academic and mainstream media outlets.

Tuition and Fees

Please note: In addition to standard NMSU tuition cost per credit hour and fees (see below), there is an additional course fee of $250 per credit hour for participation in the MBA program.

Program Information

College: Business

Delivery Format: 100% online. Synchronous weekly Zoom sessions and asynchronous online coursework.

Program Credits: 36 credits

Program Length: 2 years

Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour: $444.40 + $250 course fee*

Active Military Cost Per Credit Hour: $250 + $250 course fee*

MBA Advisor: Debra A. Cardinali


NMSU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

HLC phone: 800-621-7440

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