Master of Business Administration

Availability: On-Campus, Online | Program Length: 30-36 Hours

GMAT/GRE Testing Not Required

Due to the difficulties associated with standardized testing during the COVID-19 crisis, GMAT or GRE test scores will not be required for admission to the MBA and MS in One Planet Leadership programs at the present time. However, students who earned a GPA below 3.0 during the last 60 hours of their undergraduate degree will have to submit GMAT/GRE scores by Spring 2021. Students will be notified at the time of admission if standardized scores are required.

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Program Overview

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Texas A&M-Central Texas can take your career to the next level or open doors to an entirely new career. The program is structured to meet your needs with the ability to complete the program on campus, online or a blend of both. It can be completed as quickly as sixteen months, with an average time to completion of two years. US News and World Reports recently recognized our program as a top 50 online program for veterans. Our MBA program’s unique structure let you tailor your education to meet your own career objectives by electing an emphasis in a particular field. An MBA will equip you with the skills to promote ongoing strategic initiatives, solve complex organizational issues, and lead an organization in today’s challenging global environment.

Emphasis Areas

  • Computer Information Systems – On Campus and Online
  • Management – On Campus and Online
  • Healthcare Administration – Online only
  • Human Resource Management – Online only
SHRM aligned courses

Aligned with the standards of the Society of Human Resource Management, the MBA program with an emphasis in Human Resource Management prepares students for a human resource management role in organizations of any size or sector, and enables the student to qualify for the SHRM-CP certification exam.

MBA Program Recommendation Form

The MBA program at A&M-Central Texas requires applicants to submit one completed recommendation, using the form below, with their graduate school application materials. For more information contact or 254.501.5900.

"I know for a fact that the career I am in now and all the job offers I received are all thanks to Texas A&M University-Central Texas and the College of Business Administration's MBA Program. Don’t steer away from difficult courses or professors, they are the ones that will help you build both confidence and skills."

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The College of Business Administration is accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to award the BAAS in Business; BBA in Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Finance, Human Resource Management, Management, and Marketing; MBA; and MS in One Planet Leadership, Accounting, and Information Systems.

The College of Business Administration is also pursuing accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).