Master of Business Administration

The MBA program is designed with the working professional in mind. An MBA is the premier professional business degree. 

Top Reasons You Should Earn Your MBA at
Charleston Southern University


Employers are hiring MBA's

According to a recent USA TODAYarticle, “86% of U.S. companies with businessUSA Todayschool recruiters plan to hire MBA graduates in 2014” This in contrast to only “51% in 2009 during the economic downturn.” In addition, “The projected median U.S. base salary for MBA's in 2014 is $95,000, similar to last year. That compares with a median annual salary of $50,000 for bachelor's degree recipients, says the survey, conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council.”  What are you planning to do to benefit from this trend?

A Greater Value

A MBA at Charleston Southern gives you more for less. Charleston Southern has been named one of America's 100 Best College Buys and America's Best Christian Colleges. The MBA is personal, flexible and practical. It is a quality program that is less expensive than many other MBA programs including The Citadel, College of Charleston, University of South Carolina,  Liberty University, Phoenix and Strayer University.  

Personal Needs

Our MBA program is 33 credit hours - 11 courses. We know that you have individual needs and everyone has a different calling therefore we have 5 distinct emphases including accounting, finance, leadership, management information systems, human resource management, and general management. 

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A Flexible Schedule

Our classes are designed to meet the needs of working professionals. Students can take evening classes after work or flexible online classes. You can choose to take classes online, on campus or both. 

Small Class Sizes ensure individual attention from our experienced professors. 

Quality Faculty

Charleston Southern'sschool of business professors are scholars in their respective fields. We are also Christians committed to teaching cutting- edge business practices in light of time tested biblical principles. 

Military Friendly

US News and World Report ranked Charleston Southern's Master of Business Administration (MBA) program as the #17 Best Online Graduate Business Program for Veterans in the Nation.


Charleston Southern University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Charleston Southern University.

Charleston Southern University has also received specialized accreditation for its programs offered by the School of Business through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.

The Master of Business Administration with emphases in Accounting, Finance, Leadership, Management Information Systems and General Management is accredited by the IACBE.

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If you have questions about the admissions process, documents needed/received, or your application status, please contact:
Janie Cogdill
Graduate Enrollment Counselor
Phone: 843-863-7534
Fax: 843-863-7070

If you have questions about registration, drop/add, or withdrawing from a course, please contact:
Rachel Wagner
Administrator of Graduate Programs, School of Business
Phone: 843-863-7296
Fax: 843-863-7922

If you have financial aid questions, please contact:
Financial Aid
Phone: 843-863-4707
Fax: 843-863-7070
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