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The Rutgers Online MBA​
Shaping Your Future, and Fitting Your Life​

Online MBA - Work, Life Balance

Your Degree, on Your Terms

The Rutgers–Camden Online MBA is created for students who want the opportunities that only come with a MBA, but need the flexibility and work/life balance that goes along with studying business online.

This 100% Online MBA program allows you to work at your own pace, without disrupting your current schedule. Innovative, rigorous, and life-changing, the Rutgers Online MBA can lay the foundation for future success, as it has for hundreds of other students.

Rutgers Online MBA by the Numbers

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Online MBA Curriculum

The Online MBA curriculum consists of 42 credits (14 courses), which is based on the premise that there is a common body of knowledge important for managerial decision making, and elective courses selected by the student after completion of appropriate prerequisite courses. 

Some course requirements may be waived based upon prior knowledge gained at the undergraduate level, based on the Course Waiver Policy. This may lower the workload to just 36 credits. In the curriculum, there are three elective courses which can be part of one of the Certificate options available to Online MBA students looking to specialize their degree.

  • Excel
  • Managerial Economics
  • The Story of Business

5 Required Courses:

  • Accounting for Managerial Decisions
  • Financial Management      
  • Business Analytics
  • Strategic Management  
  • Foundations of Leadership & Teamwork

Select 5 of 6 available courses (5 courses required):

  • Operations & Supply Chain
  • Fundamentals of Talent Management
  • Managing in the Global Economy                      
  • Information Technology Strategy & Project Management                                      
  • Marketing Management                                    
  • Financial Reporting & Analysis

Twelve credits (4 courses) required. Courses are offered on a rotational basis.

Note: The Online MBA program features classes that take place 100% virtually. Please note that, while international students may enroll in this program from their own country, US visas are not offered for this program. If you are interested in an on-campus program, please review our On-Campus MSBA or On-Campus MBA programs.

The Rutgers School of Business–Camden, including all its undergraduate and graduate programs, is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Why is this important? Because it ensures that schools maintain rigorous quality standards, which are recognized by top employers worldwide.

Alumni Highlights​

The Home of Future Business Leaders

What can a Rutgers Online MBA do for you? Open doors. This prestigious MBA program has placed graduates in leadership roles in some of the nation’s most admired corporations. At the same time, the expansive Rutgers–Camden network can help you grow your list of professional contacts to further advance your career.

You’ll find our graduates at work in places like:

Acre Mortgage & Financial
Airgas, Inc.
American Water Works Company
Bank of NY Mellon
Bayada Home Health Care
Children’s Futures, NJ
Deutsche Bank Securities DowDuPont
Easter Seals New Jersey, Inc.
Ernst & Young
JP Morgan
Lockheed Martin
Morgan Stanley
Novacyl, Inc.
Novo Nordisk
NRG Energy – Princeton, NJ
Otis Elevator
Parx Casino
Shell Oil
State of NJ
Subaru of America
US Bancorp
US Navy
Westinghouse Lighting Corp.

Tailor Your Degree to Your Interests

The Rutgers Online MBA program gives you all the tools you need to meet the challenges of business today, and tomorrow. One of the most innovative aspects of the program is the Certificates. They enable you to delve deeper into the specialty area that best matches your career interests and goals. 


Explore the World of International Business

One of the most rewarding aspects of the Rutgers Online MBA program is our optional International Business Environment Course and International Residency. It’s highlighted by a nine-day trip overseas to emerging countries, like South Africa, China, South Korea, Brazil, Panama, Portugal, and Cuba, where you will get the chance to meet with executives from international corporations to learn challenges they currently face. You’ll also be able to explore your surroundings, take in the sights, and experience the culture of your host country.

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For a more personalized conversation, sign up for a one-on-one session with a program coordinator.

More Information

For more information or guidance through the application process, contact a Graduate Team Member at rsbc.grad@camden.rutgers.edu or 856-225-6452.


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