Business Administration (MBA)

Why MBA@FayState?

Our distance education program offers a flexible, affordable way for busy professionals to pursue their academic goals. With industry-best software tools, live lectures and fully recorded lectures, you are always connected to the outstanding business community here at Fayetteville State University.

Mike Laheta

Manager, Corporate Partnerships NASCAR Hall of Fame

Fayetteville State University offered me the flexibility to earn an award winning MBA degree without having to put my current career on hold.

The best value in the world-class UNC system

With the most affordable MBA program in the UNC system, you pay only a fraction of the cost of other UNC schools while still enjoying full AACSB accreditation and the ability to take courses from other campuses through UNC Online.

Learn more about our program's unbeatable costs, including financial aid and special options for military and veterans.

MBA Concentrations

Business
The general Masters of Business Administration degree is perfect for those wanting a broad knowledge of the field, flexibility in choosing an eclectic mix of courses, or preparing for doctoral studies.

Entrepreneurship
The MBA in Entrepreneurship is designed to give students the opportunity to develop innovative business plans and solutions, and equip them with the tools to do so for their current business ventures.

Finance
For those focusing specifically on financial related fields, the MBA in Finance offers a comprehensive study of financial theory, mathematics, quantitative finance, investments, markets, financial reporting and analysis, and valuation. The program may also help students prepare for professional certifications such as CPA or CFP.

Healthcare Management
Our MBA in Healthcare Management is an especially popular concentration, given North Carolina's unique access to a variety of world-class healthcare providers, including UNCDukeFayetteville VA, and the local Cape Fear Valley health systems.

International Business
For those wishing to conduct business overseas, or advance their careers in an increasingly multi-cultural, international market, the MBA in International Business offers an excellent, practical option, with the possibility to travel overseas.

Marketing
The MBA in Marketing provides learners with hands-on, real-world projects to increase their communication and promotional business skillsets. The CBE has an especially close relationship with other organizations on campus that operate in IT and cyber, which will help you gain the edge in an increasingly digital, marketing world.

Management
Gain the skills you need to improve your current leadership role or to climb the corporate ladder with the MBA in Management.

Project Management
Our MBA in Project Management is a newer offering that is already making an impact in the field; we were recently named #5 in online project management for our exceptional quality and affordability. Students will be prepared to become part of the vibrant PM community, such as by pursuing a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Academics

Find out more about MBA@FayState  in Academics.

Community

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