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Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA

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Complete in 18 months

Full-time students can earn this degree in as soon as 18 months

No entrance exam

The GMAT or GRE is not required for this program

Nationally Recognized

As a top business program for relevant curriculum

Online Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA

Why Choose Mount Mercy for My MBA?

At Mount Mercy University, our Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA is designed to help you gain the professional benefits of an MBA and the unique expertise to successfully manage a team while working from home. With an estimated 4.7 million* Americans working from home (even before the COVID-19 pandemic), this program can maximize your career outlook and impact on your community while you work full time and enjoy life.

*Flex Jobs, 2019

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[Professors] bring that real-world experience to the classroom and the students love it. It’s not just studying what’s in the book but studying how they can apply it.

— Marcie Van Note
MBA Program Director

What Is It Like to Earn an MBA Online?

How Will Mount Mercy’s Online MBA Fit My Schedule?

You can view your classes any time during a given week, and weekly deadlines help you stay on track.

Classes are offered online in accelerated 5- and 10-week courses. We offer at least nine start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster. Full-time MBA students can finish in 18 months.

How Will I Interact with Instructors and Classmates?

You’ll complete your coursework entirely within Mount Mercy’s application-based online portal while enjoying opportunities to connect with your instructors and classmates through:

  • Discussion forums
  • Project-based work (both group and individual)
  • Online office hours or supplemental video sessions

Course content is delivered through a variety of formats:

  • Written lectures and readings
  • Multimedia presentations
  • Instructor video recordings

What Will I Learn in Mount Mercy’s Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA?

In addition to skills gained in your MBA, you’ll be better able to:

  • Strategically manage leadership strategy, knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for remote team collaboration.
  • Assemble tools and guidelines for effective virtual communication.
  • Assess and improve remote management processes.
  • Understand and address how working remotely affects confidentiality and organizational risks and policies.

What Career Opportunities Could I Have with a Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA?

No matter where a job opportunity is located, a refined understanding of remote work practices can set you apart from other candidates. You’ll be prepared for a variety of remote and in-person positions, including:

  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Chief Executive or Financial Officer
  • Data Analyst
  • General Operations Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Sales and Marketing Manager

What Salary Might I Earn with a Master of Business Administration Degree?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2019 median annual salary for administrative service manager occupations was $96,940. The number of these jobs is projected to grow by 7 percent through 2028.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

What Courses Will I Take?

Your Remote and Virtual Workforce MBA will include courses such as the following.

Remote and Virtual Workforce
  • Collaborative and Virtual Teams
  • Communicating Virtually
  • Leading a Remote Workforce
  • Remote Workforce Management
Administration
  • Organizational Ethics
  • Statistics for Managerial Decision-Making
  • MBA Capstone
Economics
  • Managerial Economics
Finance
  • Corporate Finance Reporting
  • Managerial Finance
Management
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
Marketing
  • Managerial Marketing

How Much Does an MBA Cost at Mount Mercy?

$670

Cost per online credit


10% off

Tuition discount for employees of partner organizations


No Fees

Beyond tuition and books


Up to 12

Transferable graduate credit hours which saves time and money!


Financial Aid

Mount Mercy encourages you to apply for federal, state, and other kinds of financial assistance.

  • Federal and state grants and loans
  • Tuition reimbursement from employers
  • 10% tuition discount for employees of partner organizations
  • Veterans’ benefits such as the Yellow Ribbon program and G.I. Bill®

Find out more about financial aid ›

Transfer Credit Policies

Transfer up to 12 graduate credit hours from another accredited institution.

How Do I Get Started?

Get in Touch with an Enrollment Coach

Learn more about this program and get answers to any other questions you may have about Mount Mercy.

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