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.
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:
Student-centered, experiential learning.
Systematic stakeholder involvement and outcomes assessment.
Continual program review and improvement.
Scholarly activities in research, application, integration, teaching and service.
One Year, Two Study Tours, & Unlimited Career Potential
Features of the program
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.
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 Tuitionfor 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.
The 1 Year International MBA Program is offered in 2 locations: Cleveland and Columbus. With rolling admission, students may apply to either location at any time.
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.
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.