Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Programs designed around you.

Each UCCS MBA student is unique, and they deserve a unique solution to meet their educational and professional goals. That’s why the UCCS MBA provides the highest level of customization and flexibility in the state of Colorado. With the only 30-credit General MBA in Colorado, 12+ specializations in business, online and in-person course delivery, and 8-week and 16-week class options, we believe in a personalized, tailored approach to learning. We give you the freedom to choose the right degree path for you. 

Which UCCS MBA Program is right for you?

Program Overview Time to Complete Number of Specializations Credit Hours
Evening MBA Complete your degree while working full-time with night classes offered at our centrally-located Colorado Springs campus. Campus courses are delivered in a 16-week semester format.  18 months to 3 years 12
  • General MBA: 30 Credit Hours
  • MBA with Specialization: 36 Credit Hours
Online MBA

Earn your MBA with ultimate flexibility - around your schedule. The Online MBA offers courses in an 8-week schedule. Students can take two classes a semester while focusing on one class at a time. Online courses are asynchronous.  You can complete your coursework on your own schedule, provided you meet class deadlines.

Online MBA FAQs.

18 months to 3 years 10
  • General MBA: 30 Credit Hours
  • MBA with Specialization: 36 Credit Hours

Accelerated Masters

The College of Business offers a unique opportunity for highly qualified undergraduate students in the Bachelor of Arts in Technical Communication and Information Design program (TCID) and Bachelor of Arts in Women’s & Ethnic Studies program (WEST) to pursue the MBA through the accelerated master's partnership. The accelerated MBA assumes students will pursue the General MBA track. Time to complete the MBA program may increase if an emphasis area is selected. Students may elect to take MBA courses online or on campus. 12 months (General MBA) 12
  • General MBA: 30 Credit Hours
  • MBA with Specialization: 36 Credit Hours

 

Take classes in the evening, online or both.

For greater flexibility, you can choose to take courses in class, online, or a combination of both. Plus, you can complete the program in as little as 18 months.  You can also take up to five years to complete the MBA depending on your available time.

Areas of Emphasis

Awards & Rankings

AACSB Accredited
AACSB Accredited
The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Only 5% of business schools have earned this distinction.
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Top MBA Program
We are ranked a 2021 Best Part-Time MBA Program by US News & World Report, placing 89th out of 272 schools. We are also a Best Online Business MBA, ranking 88th out of 324 schools.
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Top 10 Military Friendly School
UCCS placed it's third consecutive year as a Top 10 Military Friendly School in the 2023 rankings, ranking 3rd among all large public institutions. US News & World Report also ranked us a 2023 Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans and a Best Online Business MBA for Veterans.
Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Collegiate Program at UCCS
Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Collegiate Program at UCCS
The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Collegiate Program at UCCS College of Business is a resource for principle-based ethics education serving students, educators and the business community. The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative strives to deliver principle-based ethics education and reinforce the value of ethical business and personal conduct.