Wayne State College
Online MBA

Online MBA

Earn a high-quality, nationally-ranked online master's degree in Business Administration from the convenience of your home. In addition to the general online MBA program coursework, we offer focus areas in accounting, human resource management, and supply chain management.

About the Online MBA Program

Wayne State's online MBA program is a non-thesis, 100% online program with no required visits to campus. The program is nationally ranked for affordability, and tuition is a flat rate, regardless of residency. Our online MBA program is also accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education, with classes taught by faculty who hold the highest degree. You can follow just the main MBA program, or add one of three focus areas: accounting, human resources management, or supply chain management.

What's more, our online MBA program provides an affordable and efficient pathway for high school educators to earn the credentials needed to teach dual credit in high schools. To become an instructor in WSC's dual credit program, you must have a master’s degree with at least 18 semester hours of graduate-level coursework in the subject being taught.

Earning Your Online MBA

About the Online MBA Classes
General Degree Requirements
Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)

The main online MBA program is 30 credit hours. If you add a focus area, the program is 36 hours.

Online MBA Program of Study

Program Fast Facts

Degree offered:
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Optional focus areas available: Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Supply Chain Management

Costs (2023-24 Tuition):
$392 per credit hour
See cost calculator

Credit hours required:
30 credit hours for main MBA
36 hours with added focus area

Delivery Method: Fully online

International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)


Why I Chose Wayne State's Online Master's in Business Administration

Katie Diediker MBA ’21 and Scott Krueger MBA ’23 share their experiences in the MBA program at Wayne State College. Diediker, the human resources director at State Nebraska Bank and Trust in Wayne, said the faculty were excellent in helping her learn new topics in business. Krueger, who works for an accounting and finance firm, said the new knowledge helped to further his career and give him a new perspective on his work as a whole.

Get started on your online MBA today. You also have the option to choose from three focus areas:


Take the next step in analyzing numbers in this accounting online MBA program. If you are looking for a master's degree in accounting to further your career in business or finance, this focus area is for you. Start your accounting MBA online today.

HR Management

For HR professionals, Wayne State's online MBA in human resource management is a great opportunity to advance your skills in managing employees within a business. Start your human resources management master's online today.

Supply Chain Management

Supply chains are essential to the manufacture of products. An online MBA in supply chain management will increase your knowledge, helping you run your business more efficiently. Start your master's degree in supply chain management online today.

Learn From the Best

Our faculty are accomplished professionals that have been recognized as experts in their fields. And with a low student-to-faculty ratio, you'll be sure to receive an excellent education in the online MBA program.

A Top Online MBA Program

Wayne State's online MBA is nationally ranked and continually recognized for incredible value, academic excellence, and successful graduates.

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No. 1 in Nebraska; No. 11 in the U.S.

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Next start dates:

Jan. 8, 2024
16-week spring semester courses
Registration opens Nov. 6, 2023.

May 13, 2024
3, 8, and 13-week sessions
Registration opens Mar. 25, 2024.

June 3, 2024
5 and 10-week sessions
Registration opens Mar. 25, 2024.

July 8, 2024
5-week session
Registration opens Mar. 25, 2024.

Nebraska Society of CPAs: Accounting students at Wayne State College can join the Nebraska Society of CPAs at no cost as a student affiliate. Learn more.

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