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Online Graduate Business Degrees

Find the Right Graduate Degree For Your Success

As a student at Southern Wesleyan University, you’ll be able to customize your business degree with one of several career-focused concentrations. Whether you choose to earn an online MBA or online M.S. in Management and Leadership, you’ll gain the specific skill sets needed to succeed in your career. Here's how to get started:

First, Pick Your Concentration:

Healthcare Administration

The Healthcare Administration concentration is designed for students seeking senior management and executive administration careers in the healthcare industry. This concentration will teach you how to lead effectively lead organizational growth and equip you with data-based decision-making skills that can be applied to actual healthcare management situations. You need to be currently working within a healthcare setting, healthcare related organization, or have prior healthcare experience to elect for this concentration.

Leadership (MBA only)

The Leadership concentration is designed for students looking to advance their careers into executive and strategic leadership roles an organization. This concentration will equip you with the strategic leadership skills needed for strategy development, organizational leadership, effective communication and collaboration, and a strong execution of strategic objectives.

Management (MSML only)

The Management concentration is designed to for students who want to develop into strong team leaders. This concentration will teach you in-depth team leadership skills and practical ways to manage people, solve complex problems, achieve goals and effect organizational change through teamwork.

Project and Quality Management

The Project and Quality Management concentration is designed to prepare students for careers in: quality management, project management, quality control management, project controlling, or project implementation management. This concentration focuses on project management, business analysis, team management dynamics, and total quality management. If you are a natural leader with strong task management and organizational skills, this concentration may be for you.

Human Resources

The Human Resources concentration is designed to prepare students for a career in human resources leadership. This concentration would be helpful to those who wish to sit for the Professional in Human Resources® (PHR) exam, PHR certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), or for those who wish to recertify with HRCI. As a student concentration in HR, you will learn skills for organizational leadership and strategic thinking as they affect talent recruitment, management, and engagement. You will also learn how to build organizational culture and execute well-defined HR strategies that align with larger organizational strategies.

Next, Pick Your Core Degree:

MBA — Master of Business Administration

Our online MBA is designed for professionals tasked with ensuring success in today's business operations across industries and departments. The MBA focus is on the functional areas of business, including finance, marketing, production, and administration. The MBA also centers on servant leadership based on Christian principles.

100% online degree program
12 courses (36 credit hours)
18-24 months to complete
Broad view of the functional areas of business, including finance, marketing, production, and administration
More focus on quantitative skills of business like finance and economics

Learn more about the MBA

MSML — Master of Science in Management and Leadership

The online Master of Science in Management and Leadership (MSML) degree program is designed for current and aspiring leaders in a variety of organizations. This program focuses on key areas of management integrated with the best leadership practices. The MSML also centers on servant leadership based on Christian principles.

100% online degree program
10 courses (30 credit hours)
15-20 months to complete
Offers a deeper view on leadership principles and strategic management skills
Focus on qualitative skills of leading teams, meeting organizational goals, and managing change and innovation

Learn more about the MSML

Apply now!

Our simple, 15-minute application process is the first step toward earning your online master's degree. Join our Christ-centered community today!

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Your Future Awaits


If you want to increase your salary, expand your employability and advance your career ethically in the business world, a graduate business degree can help make that happen.

100% online degree program
Self-paced course work
A dedicated, personal advisor
Ability to apply real-world knowledge
Communicate with classmates in forums

SWU's top-performing business degree programs are regionally accredited, taught by real-world experts, and offers the flexibility to earn as you learn. Apply online in just 15 minutes!

See what gives SWU a remarkable 90% overall student satisfaction rate.

"SWU's faculty and staff work tirelessly to help working adults learn in a spiritually rich environment." - Dan Finnegan, MBA

Our online MBA and MSML programs do not require the GRE or GMATNo GRE/GMAT Required

The online MBA and online MSML programs can be completed in 18-24 monthsGraduate in 18-24 Months

The online MBA and online MSML programs have flexible payment plan options.Flexible Payment Plans