Earn Your MBA Online in as Little as One Year

Ranked #48 in Fortune’s Best Online MBAs

In 2021, Fortune named MBA@Dayton #48 in its Best Online MBA Program rankings.

Become a Service-Oriented Leader

Earn your MBA online from the University of Dayton’s AACSB-accredited School of Business Administration, and be prepared to become a strategic, service-oriented leader. You will build a network of passionate professionals and begin applying a wide range of business skills to your organization and your community.

Choose from Three Online MBA Paths

The admission committee reviews each application holistically and may waive foundation courses based on your relevant work experience and undergraduate major. View the table below to see which path best fits your background and needs.

One Year

Minimum Completion Time:
12 months

Credit Range:

Degree and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s in business earned within the last seven years


Minimum Completion Time:
15 months

Credit Range:

Degree and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s in business earned more than seven years ago or at least eight years of related work experience


Minimum Completion Time:
18 months

Credit Range:

Degree and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in a non-business field

GMAT Waivers Available

The GMAT/GRE requirement is waived if you have three years or more of relevant, professional, full-time work experience or a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.

The Online Learning Experience

As an MBA@Dayton student, you will network with classmates and faculty and learn new skills through:

Weekly face-to-face online classes

In-person immersion experiences

Coursework you complete on your own schedule

Hands-on integrated strategy and ethics courses

A limited number of scholarships are available for qualified applicants. Request information to learn more about MBA@Dayton and see if you are eligible for the one-year MBA.

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