Saturday MBA Classes
At both our Cleveland and Columbus MBA centers, classes are taught on Saturdays only. This allows you to graduate in just 12 months while still working full time. Learn the concepts on Saturday and apply them to the real world on Monday!
2 International Study Tours
Tuition fully includes two separate international study tours. Travel the world with your peers and learn first hand from international business leaders while participating in corporate visits.
The Ashland University 1 Year International MBA program has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) for more than 20 years.
Ashland University’s Dauch College of Business & Economics is a Member of AACSB International. As a Member, our MBA Program is designed to adhere to all Membership and Accreditation requirements.
College of Distinction
Ashland University’s MBA has been awarded as a College of Distinction through recognition by professional accreditations.
12 Reasons to Get Your International MBA in 12 Months
Ashland University’s 1 Year International MBA Program
Earning an MBA has many benefits; graduates experience an increase in job opportunities, salary and overall career earning potential. Many MBA programs are not flexible or fast, making it difficult for aspiring students to accomplish their goals.
Ashland University offers the 1 Year International MBA program, allowing you to continue working full-time while taking classes on Saturdays and earning your MBA in 12 short months. With an affordable all-inclusive tuition, Ashland University makes career growth a reality.
The Ashland University 1 Year International MBA Program’s Features Include:
GMAT / GRE Waiver Available
Our careful review of applications, resumes and prior education accomplishments allows us to predict success in the MBA program. Therefore, GMAT/GRE waiver options are available. All students are encouraged to apply, regardless of background.
Financial Aid Available
Ashland University provides a number of financial aid options ranging from tuition assistance grants to standard student loans. Financial aid may cover up to 100% of tuition, depending on a variety of factors.
Our MBA Programs come in two varieties: $29,500 All-Inclusive Tuition for 1 Year International & Online Accelerated Programs or $815 per credit hour for all other program options. Or Hybrid Course Options make in-class learning available without an additional cost for online students.
2 International Study Tours
Tuition includes two separate international study tours. Travel the world with your peers and learn first hand from business leaders.
Previous study tour locations have included Prague, Barcelona, Lisbon, Ho Chi Minh City, and Hong Kong.
Students have the opportunity to see these countries from the perspective of a tourist and a business leader. The international study tours are designed to raise awareness and increase exposure of businesses around the world.
Flexible Start Dates
The 1 Year International MBA program offers rolling admission with various start dates throughout the year for students who are unable to begin the program with the official January and August cohorts.
Tuition for the 1 Year International MBA Program is only $29,500. This includes the 2 international study tours, meals on class days, parking and other fees. Financial aid is also available, and may cover up to 100% of your tuition. We are happy to talk with you about the various options. Please reach out to our Program Director Steve Krispinsky.
ACBSP International Accreditation
The Ashland University MBA program has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) for more than 20 years. ACBSP standards are modeled on the Baldrige National Quality Program, with a focus on identifying and meeting the needs of students through continuous improvement of academic quality. We are proud to hold this distinction as it further supports our commitment to a student-centered teaching and learning approach.
About Ashland University and the Dauch College of Business & Economics
Since 1878, Ashland University has been a liberal arts and sciences institution, preparing students for exciting professions and careers. In 1978, our centennial year, we introduced the Ashland University MBA program, and 39 years later over 5,000 students have made their way through the program.
Our Program is built on the core values of the Dauch College of Business Economics:
Our program’s vision is to be the provider of choice of managerial resources to organizations in the geographical areas we serve. Our mission is to help our students achieve those competencies most prized by organizations wishing to hire or promote individuals into positions of increasing responsibility.
The core values of our program are:
- Competency-based education.
- Student-centered, experiential learning.
- Systematic stakeholder involvement and outcomes assessment.
- Continual program review and improvement.
- Scholarly activities in research, application, integration, teaching and service.