Rivier’s undergraduate programs in Business Administration, Business Management, Finance, and Marketing, as well as the Master of Business Administration programs, are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
MBA in Management (Online)
Rivier's online MBA in Management program will provide you with a broad education in the traditional areas of business, as well as in the cross-disciplinary skills of leadership, problem-solving, and strategic management.
Why Study Management at Rivier?
Rivier University offers a high-quality business education in a flexible and convenient online format. In the online MBA in Management program, you will develop a deep knowledge of core business functions and processes, including accounting for managers, strategies of innovation, project management, and more.
An MBA in Management can be your route to a new job opportunity or promotion, and it can help you earn a higher salary. When you specialize your education with a concentration in management, you’ll be prepared for a number of careers and leadership roles. According to PayScale, employees with an MBA and at least five years of work experience earn a median salary of $75,706. After a decade of experience in the workforce, that salary may rise up to $98,464.
In addition to our program offered online, the MBA in Management is also offered on campus.
In this program you will develop a deep understanding of core business functions and processes including:
- Accounting for managers
- Organizational dynamics
- Project management
- Risk management and decisions making
Multiple term starts, a generous transfer credit policy, and competitive tuition rates are all designed to help you start and finish faster.
- Next Start Date: September 3, 2019
- Est. Program Length: 2 years
- Credit Hours: 36
- Course Length: 7 weeks
With concentrations available in three in-demand fields, our MBA programs give you the skills you need for ongoing success. Explore our other MBA concentrations:
- MBA with a Concentration in Information Technology Management | On Campus or Online
- MBA with a Concentration in Marketing (Online)
Experience Textbook-free Online Education
Open educational resources (OER) are changing the way we learn and we’ve adopted this format for our MBA in Management and our MBA with a concentration in Marketing. This means digital, openly licensed content is available free of charge to students, and you’ll save about $1,500 in textbook costs. In addition to the cost savings, you will recognize the following benefits:
- Content is available anytime, anywhere on a variety of devices, ensuring you always have access to the resources you need.
- OER courses include engaging features like immersive activities, animations, video, interactive simulations, journals, open courseware, and more.
Where Will Your Degree Take You?
Graduates of the MBA in Management are prepared for in-demand careers in businesses of all sizes and in all industries.
Potential Job Roles
Graduates are prepared for in-demand careers in businesses of all sizes and in all industries, as well as nonprofit and government work:
- Presidents and CEOs
- Brand strategists
- HR managers
- Account managers
- Contract administrators
- Management consultants
- Financial managers
- Management consultants
- Investment bankers
- Operations managers
Rivier MBA graduates are employed by major corporations, healthcare providers, and nonprofits including:
- Bank of America
- Fidelity Investments
- BAE Systems
- Catholic Medical Center
- Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
- National Grid
As a leader of the Fidelity Corporate Security program, Daniel Sauvageau, Class of 1995G, and his team won the first place award from Security Magazine, an industry trade publication, four times in the past eight years. They were recognized for having the best corporate security program in the US Financial Services Industry. Giving back to his alma mater, Dan serves on Security Studies Advisory Board, supporting curriculum and experiential learning. In 2018, he was honored with the alumni Outstanding Business Leader of the Year Award.
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Advance your career with an MBA in Management from Rivier University.