Winthrop University

Master of Business Administration - Strategic Leadership


701 Oakland Avenue

Rock Hill, SC 29733

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Business Administration - Strategic Leadership

Format: Online

Program Description:

Winthrop University's online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program with a concentration in Strategic Leadership teaches the skills students need to become executive-level managers through coursework in leadership, global competitiveness and human resources management. 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 as a strategic leader.

  • •    Academically Rigorous - Study core classes that build your expertise and skills while also including a focus on globalization, analytics, technology and communication.
    •    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 business degree
    •    5 years or more of professional work experience
    •    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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