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Online MBA

St. Catherine University is dedicated to supporting women to advance as leaders and thrive in business. Our online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program fosters collaboration rather than competition. We combine academic excellence with practical skills and experiential learning, offering students a chance to test business strategies in a learning environment focused on your success.

MBA Program Highlights

Program format:  Online

Completion time: As few as 12 months

Credits: 33-36 credits

Cost per credit (2022-2023): $810

Students with a business degree more than ten years old, or a degree in an area other than business, will complete a 3 credit, one-week, intensive Business Bootcamp prior to starting the MBA to learn the basics and get off to a fast start.

Scholarship Opportunities

St. Catherine University is committed to making your MBA affordable. New students may be eligible for diversity or alumni scholarship programs, and students employed by one of St. Kate's Corporate and Community Partners may be eligible for a 10% tuition reduction.

MBA students may also access federal loan and grant programs and military and veteran aid programs.


An Online, Women-Centered MBA

Women continue to be underrepresented in leadership positions and often face roadblocks to career advancement. Based on the University's experience of preparing women to lead and influence for more than a century, St. Kate’s MBA is tailored for women and addresses their unique challenges. Focused on collaboration over competition, our online MBA provides women the opportunity to have their voice heard, share ideas, and become confident leaders.

Thanks to St. Kate’s partnerships with local businesses, MBA students work on real-world projects and complete a capstone course, working in teams to develop business plans for actual clients.

Our MBA faculty are industry experts who leverage their extensive experience to create relevant and actionable coursework.

At St. Kate’s, MBA students form lasting personal and professional relationships with each other and with faculty who are actively committed to their success. MBA graduates join St. Kate’s impressive alumni community of over 55,000 graduates, which provides valuable connections and professional opportunities. Upon earning your MBA at St. Kate’s, you’ll become a confident, transformative leader ready to advance your career and increase your earning potential.

MBA Program Career Outcomes

St. Kate’s MBA graduates are regional business leaders at 3M, Medtronic, HealthPartners, Target Corporation, UnitedHealth Group, U.S. Bancorp, Wells Fargo, and many other companies.

You’ll join a network of alumni excelling in their positions as executive leaders and CEOs, financial managers, operations managers, market research analysts, public relations specialists, marketing managers, human resource specialists, medical and health service managers, training and development specialists, and more.

Master of Business Administration Spotlight
Alumni Award winners: Hlee Yang, Marna Anderson, and Audrey Betcher
Recognizing the achievements of our 2022 Alumni Award winners
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