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Master of Business Administration

Thrive in Today's Business Environment

Have you dreamed of leading a multinational corporation? Gain the tools to approach business from a global perspective through hands-on learning, a dynamic curriculum and industry-relevant specializations. Norwich’s online Master of Business Administration program will teach you how to apply the key concepts used in the primary functional areas of business management. 

Collaborate with other students who are field leaders around the world. Taught by business experts in various industries, Norwich’s online courses give you the opportunity to work from anywhere, anytime. 

You know that an MBA degree is becoming the minimum requirement for some of the best careers in management, finance, and other business areas. With your degree from Norwich, you will learn how to communicate and interact effectively among managers and members of your organization and your community. Gain the critical and creative thinking skills needed to identify business problems and recommend implementable solutions that meet business objectives.

You, at Norwich

Learn from a faculty of active scholars with doctorate degrees.

Customize your studies based on your career goals and personal interests.

Develop essential skills relevant to not only careers in history but also in business, law, education, and government.

Improve your historical insight, research, writing, analysis and presentation skills.

Apply to one of four start dates per year.

Benefit from a university recognized as offering Best Value with respect to high academic quality and low net cost of attendance, according to the U.S. News & World Report.*

*Rankings are based on undergraduate programs and on students who recieved the average level of need-based financial aid.

Accreditation & Recognition

NECHE Accredited

 Norwich University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

 

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Norwich University's Project Management concentration in the MBA program is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).

MBA Project Management Concentration Student Achievement Data.

 

ACBSP

Norwich University's MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, a leading specialized accreditation association for business education. MBA Accreditation and Assessment Performance Data for ACBSP.

Program & Details

At a Glance

No GRE/GMAT required Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher

 

 

Contact Admissions

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT    
Extended hours available by appointment

Call: 1-866-684-7237    
learn@norwich.edu

Transfer Credits


You may receive the equivalent of up to 12 semester credits for study conducted elsewhere. Norwich complies with VA regulations and guidelines as it pertains to transfer credits.
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International Admissions


Norwich University welcomes students from all countries who want to study through our online programs. You must complete all steps in the admissions process.
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Norwich Alumni Benefits


Reconnect with Norwich to complete your master's degree. As apart of our alumni community, you are eligible for a $2,500 scholarship and other benefits.
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Non-Discrimination Statement

Norwich University, in compliance with Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, or physical handicap in any of its policies, practices, or procedures.

Eligibility Requirements

 

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally or nationally accredited U.S. institution, or an equivalent degree from a foreign institution, as evaluated by a NACES approved agency. 
  • If English is not your first language, proof of English language proficiency is required. This can be demonstrated in one of three ways:
    • TOEFL - a minimum score of 550 (paper-based test) or 80 (Internet-based test) is required.*
    • IELTS – a minimum composite score of 6.5 is required.*
    • The applicant holds a baccalaureate or master’s degree from a college/university/institution in which the primary language of instruction was English.

Please Note:  All eligibility requirements are expected to be met unless noted in specific articulation agreements or memoranda of understanding (MOUs).

Application Process

We encourage you to contact an admissions advisor (see below) if you need help at any stage of the application process. You will be required to submit the following items:

  • Application form
  • Official transcript of your undergraduate degree from a regionally or nationally accredited university, mailed to the address below.
  • Proof of English language proficiency if applicable (TOEFL)

Transcript Links

Mail transcripts to:
Norwich University
College of Graduate and Continuing Studies
P.O. Box 367
Northfield, VT 05663

For electronic delivery, we accept transcripts delivered from Parchment, National Clearing House, and other services if sent to cgcsamt@norwich.edu via password protection.

To contact an admissions advisor:

Call: 1-866-684-7237
Email: learn@norwich.edu

Norwich’s 36-credit online MBA program is made up of six courses, each of which is delivered through our online classroom over 11 weeks. Students master one course at a time, to create a strong foundation of knowledge and context for future topics.

Our graduates can:

Understand and be able to apply the key concepts used in the primary functional areas of business management.

Apply critical and creative thinking skills to identify business problems and recommend implementable solutions that meet business objectives.

Demonstrate the ability to communicate and interact effectively among managers and members of business organizations and their related communities.

Concentrations available:

  • General
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection & Cyber Crime
  • Cyber Law & International Perspectives on Cyberspace
  • Construction Management
  • Energy Management
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Technology Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Independent Research Project (IRP)

Students embark on an independent research project (IRP) in the following concentrations:  Construction Management, Energy Management, Finance, Organizational Leadership, Project Management, Supply Chain Management and Logistics, and Technology Management.  IRPs begin in the fourth course and are completed in three phases, ending in the sixth (last) course. Students are encouraged to identify a corporate partner to focus on in a case study and with whom to practice the skills gained in their concentration courses. If students are unable to use their own employer, they may select another enterprise. Students will receive instructions for completing each phase of the independent research project in the first week of the associated three concentration courses.

To view additional program details such as course offerings, requirements, and curriculum maps for the MBA program, visit the Norwich University Course Catalog using this link.

Online Master's

2024-25 Tuition and Fees

When applying for a graduate program at Norwich University, there are two essential factors to consider: what does it cost, and how can you pay for it? There are many ways to get financial assistance and several financial strategies that can help you achieve your academic and professional goals. We are here to help you identify and pursue the options that are best for you.

Tuition at a Glance

  • Credit Hours: 36
  • Cost Per Credit Hour: $799; $550 (military; veteran; first responder) 

Financial Aid Resources

2024-25 Tuition and Fee Schedule

Master's Program

Rate Per Credit 2024-25Tuition Additional Expenses Total
$799; $550 (military; veteran; first responder) $3,300-$4,794 /term

Technology - $300/term
Library - $75/term
Graduation Application Fee -  $150

$22,050-$31,164

Quick Info

100%

Online

Courses completed entirely online

15

Students

Maximum number of students per class

18

Months

Average time to program completion

Alumni Testimonials

Ashley Blevins headshot

Norwich helped me build my knowledge and confidence in the supply chain industry. I was very overwhelmed when I started my new job, but using what I've learned in class has helped me succeed in my new profession.

Ashley Blevins

'22 Master of Business Administration

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Erik Lemay headshot

Norwich gave me the opportunity to continue my education. I always knew I wanted to go to graduate school. With the help of Norwich, I was able to obtain my goal.

Erik LeMay

'22 Master of Business Administration

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Emily Oliver headshot

I will use this degree to advance my career in the future and take on further leadership roles.

Emily Oliver

'22 Master of Business Administration

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As a working professional in the MBA program, I could apply key learning concepts in real-time. I didn’t wait for graduation to return the knowledge to my employer.

Matthew Mansfield

'22 Master of Business Administration

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Nathan Chang headshot

Norwich’s online program fit perfectly for my lifestyle. It allowed me to continue working full-time to provide for my family while obtaining additional skillsets that would assist me in moving up within my firm.

Nathan Chang

'21 Master of Business Administration

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Ashley Blevins

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Erik LeMay

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Emily Oliver

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Matthew Mansfield

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Nathan Chang

Faculty & Staff

Our MBA faculty are subject matter experts in project management, finance, organizational leadership, and business. They hold terminal degrees, and many hold industry certifications. Each are here to help you reach your academic, professional, and personal goals. We have an in-house instructional design team that work hand-in-hand with program faculty and staff to ensure an efficient and interactive online learning experience in each course.

Careers & Outcomes

Average starting salaries for recent MBA graduates in the U.S. reached $91,940 in 2016, according to U.S. News & World Report* which means earning your MBA does more than demonstrate your commitment to advancement and expertise — it also pays off. Norwich University’s accredited online MBA program provides you with a foundation for success in a broad range of careers in nearly any sector.

Potential career outcomes and median salaries include:

Construction Management

  • Industrial Production Manager $103,380 per year*
  • Construction Manager $93,370 per year*
  • Construction Project Manager $72,957 pear year**
  • Construction Senior Project Manager $110,465 per year**

Energy Management

  • Managing Consultant $118,644 per year**
  • Senior Energy Consultant $90,243 per year**

Supply Chain Management

  • Logisticians $74,600 per year*
  • Procurement Specialist $67,600 per year*
  • Purchasing and Acquisitions Manager $67,600 per year*

Project Management

  • Project Management $67,280 per year*

Organizational Leadership

  • Compensation and Benefits Manager $121,010 per year*
  • Training and Development Manager $111,340 per year*
  • Management Analyst $83,610 per year*

Technology Management

  • Computer and Information Systems Managers $142,530 per year*
  • Information Security Analysts $98,350 per year*

Finance

  • Financial Manager $127,990 per year*
  • Personal Financial Advisor $88,890 per year*
  • Financial Analyst $85,660 per year*

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

**Payscale

Our alumni have attained positions at top organizations, including*:

Places of Work

  • AT&T
  • The American Red Cross
  • Bank of America
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • CIGNA
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Ford Motor Company
  • IBM Corporation
  • JetBlue Airways
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Navy
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Department of the Treasury