Business Administration


The AACSB-accredited MBA Program is designed to meet the needs of students with or without previous business education or experience. Throughout the program, students will develop an extensive collection of hard and soft business skills including leadership, teamwork, relationship building, and project management acumen designed to advance career growth. The MBA program prepares leaders and managers for careers within all types of organizations.

Business administration only applies to Graduate degrees.

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Offered on the main campus in Arlington, the Flexible MBA program allows students to complete coursework at their own pace in a traditional setting through face-to-face, hybrid, and online course offerings. This 36 credit hour degree program consists of:

  • 21 required hours
  • 15 elective hours for degree customization
  • 12 areas of specialization
  • 4 certificate options
  • Evening courses designed for the working professional
  • Degree completion in as little as 15 months
  • Fall, Spring, and Summer starts available

Conveniently located in downtown Fort Worth, the Cohort MBA offers a sequential schedule of accelerated 5- and 10-week courses allowing students to focus on one course at a time while completing 9 credit hours each semester. This 36 credit hour degree program consists of:

  • A lock-step schedule laid out from program start to finish
  • Evening and weekend courses
  • A team-based learning approach offering built-in career networking
  • 2 areas of specialization (Health Care Administration and Real Estate)
  • Joint JD-MBA degree option with Texas A&M School of Law
  • Completion in 15 months
  • Fall semester only start

Check out UTA Fort Worth for additional Cohort MBA information and course schedule.

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Available on alternating weekends in Arlington, the Weekend MBA allows students to pursue their degree through a mix of face-to-face interaction and online learning without the need to visit campus every week. In between on-campus weekends, learning takes place via an online platform providing an effective, easy-access solution designed for students with considerable career and/or personal commitments.

This 36 credit hour degree program consists of:

  • A lock-step schedule laid out from program start to finish
  • Alternating face-to-face and online weekend class sessions
  • Natural study group and networking opportunities
  • 2 areas of specialization (Digital Marketing and Management/Entrepreneurship)
  • Completion in under 15 months
  • Fall and Spring semester starts available

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What Will I Learn?

  • Functional areas of accounting and finance
  • Information technology
  • Marketing
  • Operations management
  • Organizational behavior
  • Strategic management

Example Courses

  • Foundations of Scientific Inquiry
  • Experimental Design and Research Methods
  • Multivariate Statistics
  • Financial Econometrics

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Career Opportunities

  • Chief Executives
  • General and Operations Managers
  • Sales Managers
  • Administrative Services Managers
  • Industrial Production Managers
  • Trans., Storage, and Distribution Managers
  • Construction Managers
  • Social and Community Service Managers
  • Managers, All Other
  • Cost Estimators
  • Management Analysts
  • Business Teachers, Postsecondary



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