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Thinking of Earning Your MBA Online?

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Earning an MBA can enhance your professional life in many ways. From learning practical management and leadership skills, to becoming business savvy and ready to start your own business, an MBA allows the flexibility to explore your options in the professional world. However, maybe you’re already in the business world and you are looking to advance your career? An MBA can meet your needs there, too. According to Fortune, MBA grads are now making an average of $100,000 in 2015. That’s a $45,000 raise from 2014!

With Online at Southern Miss, you can now earn your MBA fully online. What does that mean for you? You will not have to pay out of state tuition, no matter where you live. School is on your terms; you get to set your “classroom” hours to fit your own needs and schedule. It means that you’ll never have to step inside a traditional classroom.

Our online Business Administration MBA degree is accredited by the AACSB and was ranked in the top 200 “Best Part-Time MBA programs” by U.S. News and World Report.

This convenient and affordable online program can help you achieve your careers goals, no matter where you are in life. Are you ready to become a business person, an entrepreneur, or do you desire to move up the career ladder? Earning your MBA from Online at Southern Miss will allow you to take that next step! Let your education take you where you want to go.

Want to know more about our program qualifications, degree requirements, or our most frequently asked questions? Visit the MBA program page here!

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