Complete Your Bachelor’s in Business or Earn your MBA – Business Programs at Marylhurst University
Impact Business. Earn your Marylhurst degree.
For 123 years, Marylhurst graduates have been making an impact on Oregon and beyond. They became entrepreneurs, got jobs that supported their families, advocated for social change and made our community a better place.
Next opportunity to start in our business programs is fall term. Classes begin Sept. 26. Apply today.
Marylhurst Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programs
Move your career forward with an MBA focused on you: your time, your values, your goals. The Marylhurst MBA prepares you to lead and succeed in the rapidly changing world of business. Whether you want to move up within your career, change careers or simply gain more business acumen, our distinct MBA program can help you achieve your professional goals. No GMAT is required for admissions.
Online, Evenings and Weekends – You Decide
Marylhurst serves career-focused professionals, so we hold classes that fit into your schedule. Our MBA program is available online and in an accelerated format (meaning classes are five weeks long), as well as in the evenings or on the weekend.
Marylhurst’s Specialized MBA Programs – 100% Online
Beyond our traditional MBA, Marylhurst offers three specialized MBA programs. These unique programs offer the breadth of a traditional MBA and include in-depth content in a specific industry. If you’re looking for a program that combines rigorous, well-rounded business courses and the depth in a particular field, consider one of Marylhurst’s focused MBA programs.
MBA in Health Care Management
Capitalize on the rising demand for business management in the health care industry. If you are a professional interested in advancing or transitioning your career within the growing health-care arena, Marylhurst’s accelerated online Health Care Management MBA program was designed for you. Enjoy concentrated courses that strategically integrate health care principles to prepare you for rewarding health-care management careers.
MBA in Real Estate
This program provides industry specialized training and coursework in commercial real estate development, finance and leadership. Through this 18 month accelerated degree program, you will study current trends in commercial real estate, the latest innovations and develop technical skills in software specific to your industry career goals.
MBA in Sustainable Business
Become advocates of ethical and fiscally responsible business practices in today’s fast-paced, global economy. As a graduate of the sustainable business MBA program, you will find yourself prepared to lead rewarding management careers in business, government or within the nonprofit sector, using learned project management and collaboration skills to support sustainable business practices.
100% Online, Accelerated Format
Designed with working professionals in mind, MBA curriculum in these specialized programs is delivered 100% online by renowned faculty. Courses are five weeks long, which means most students are able to complete these MBA programs in as little as 18 months.
Complete Your Bachelor’s Degree in Business
If completing your bachelor’s degree in on your “to-do” list to help move your career forward, consider Marylhurst University. We offer diverse degree completion programs, including two, unique business programs: Business Management and Business & Leadership. Both are designed for those who either started at a community college or started their lower-division courses at another four-year institution and now need to complete a bachelor’s.
Business Management (B.A. or B.A.S.) – 100% Online or at PCC/Clackamas Community College Campuses
Our Business Management degree is a straightforward, rigorous and focused program on business principles, ethics and service. Through our innovative business degree program, you’ll gain the ability to lead and manage in today’s dynamic business environments. You can complete this program 100% online or through campus-options at Portland Community College and Clackamas Community College. Most students complete this program within two-to-three years.
Business & Leadership (B.S.) – Evening and Weekend Classes
Our bachelor’s degree program in Business and Leadership fuses core business principles with leadership excellence. Marylhurst’s program equips you to become an effective business leader. Have the ability to create vision, build consensus and implement change in whatever career path you choose. Business and leadership are combined helping you be effective in small nonprofits to large corporate companies. There’s real career value in earning your B.S. in Business and Leadership. Most classes within this program are offered in the evenings or on the weekends, and student complete the program (on average) within two-to-three years.
Benefits of Marylhurst University
- Marylhurst’s beautiful campus is conveniently located just 10 miles south of Portland (and we even have free parking)
- Regionally accredited (NWCCU accredited)
- Accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
- Small class sizes with renowned faculty who focus on you
- More than 122-year history of academic excellence
- Automatic scholarship consideration, including a renewable $6000 scholarship for Phi Theta Kappa members
“Business continues to move in the direction of incorporating values-based decisions into standard operating procedures. Today, corporate social responsibility is much less an “add on” than it is a basic component of an organization’s ethics. That is why many of our students come to Marylhurst for a rigorous experience in a values-based environment. When we provide that opportunity, students and faculty alike thrive. Our business programs at Marylhurst embrace and welcome students from all disciplines. We believe a diversity of backgrounds enriches the setting for everyone. We also have a very flexible schedule, offering classes evenings, weekends, and online including in an accelerated format – making a bachelor’s degree or an MBA that much more accessible and possible.”
~ Susan E. Marcus, Ph.D. – Business Faculty at Marylhurst