Winthrop University

Master of Business Administration


701 Oakland Avenue

Rock Hill, SC 29733

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Business Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Winthrop University's online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program empowers students to lead with conviction in their current and future roles. Learn a rigorous curriculum supported by dedicated faculty committed to your success. In this AACSB-accredited program, you will develop the capabilities and the confidence to solve today's toughest business challenges.

  • Academically Rigorous - Study core classes that build your expertise and skills while also including a focus on globalization, analytics, technology and communication.
  • Customizable - Customize your learning to your career goals by choosing a concentration in Marketing or Strategic Leadership.
  • High Quality - Learn from faculty who care about your success. Most of your classes will be taught by the same full-time faculty who teach our on-campus program.
  • Accredited - This program is among theonly 5% of MBA programs worldwide to receive AACSB accreditation. Learn in a curriculum held to a higher standard that assures quality, promotes excellence and fosters continuous improvement.
  • Supportive - Receive advising, career guidance and degree progression support throughout the program from the director of student services.
  • Convenient - Complete any prerequisite courses prior to beginning your degree through separate modules in a convenient online platform.

This MBA program provides the broad background in business and leadership to prepare you for a variety of senior business roles. Our graduates are equipped for positions that include: 

  • Senior Manager Business Insights
  • Project Manager
  • Senior Director of Business Development
  • Director of Marketing and Public Relations
  • Operational Risk Consultant
  • Director of Supply Chain Management
  • AVP of Corporate Communications
  • Director of Social Media
  • Director of Marketing Strategy

Financial Aid
Graduate students may be eligible for federal loans. To apply, students must submit a FAFSA using Winthrop's school code of 003456.

Eligibility Requirements

  • B.S. or B.A. degree from an accredited institution
  • Prerequisite(s) may be needed for students without a business degree
  • 400 or higher GMAT score (GRE may be taken in lieu of GMAT)
  • GMAT waiver available for those that qualify

 Start Dates
The MBA program has three starts a year, in August, January and May.


Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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