Master of Business Administration

Prepare to make a positive difference

An online MBA designed to prepare you for faithful, thoughtful, skillful leadership from a top-ranked Christian college. Become fully equipped to make a positive and lasting difference in your workplace, community and beyond.

Complete in 12 Months

Full-time students take two courses per module to complete in as few as 12 months.

7 Weeks

Courses are 7 weeks in length with a one-week break in between modules.

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What will I learn?

Examine business concepts and questions through a biblical lens, as you explore what it means to be a faithful disciple of Christ within the context of your workplace.

Through Houghton’s Master of Business Administration program you will:

  • Strengthen your management skills and business acumen.
  • Deepen your understanding of organizational issues.
  • Hone your Christ-like leadership abilities.
  • Track your professional development in three main areas throughout the program: ethics, entrepreneurship/innovation, and leadership.
  • Put your learning into practice through 500 Hours of internship or professional experience.
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38 Credits


Required Credits


Elective Credits

Degree Requirements


You’ll start and end the program with four-day residencies at the Houghton College main campus in Houghton, NY, where you’ll build camaraderie with your fellow MBA students.

More About Residency

Live Stream

Weekly evening classes are live-streamed for peer and faculty interaction. Sessions are recorded and archived for convenient student reference.

Optional Focus Areas

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Enterprise Process Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Non-Profit Management

Cost and Affordability


Per Credit Hour


Estimated Total Program Cost
2021-22 Academic Year

Tuition and fees are subject to change annually. Costs for books are not included.

Career Options

Including, but not limited to:

  • Finance/Accounting
  • Energy/Utilities
  • Health Care/Pharmaceuticals
  • Consulting
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Government/Non-profit
  • Products and Services

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Choose a Start Date

Spring 2022
August 29, 2022
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Start Your Application

Complete the free online application form.
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Documents and Supporting Materials

You will be asked to provide transcripts, standardized test scores, two letters of recommendation and a current resume.

Personal Statement

The Houghton MBA prepares students for faithful, thoughtful, skillful leadership and includes several distinctive features. In 300-500 words, describe how the Houghton MBA will help you accomplish your personal or professional goals?

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